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Nature's Temple / Raspberry


(Rubus idaeus)


Parts Used: Leaves and fruit

Active Constituents:

Leaves:  fragarine, tannin.  Fruit:  sugars, citric and malic acid, vitamins A, B, C and E, pectin, volatil oil, iron, calcium and phosphorous.

Main Actions:

  • Astringent
  • Tonic
  • Refrigerant (used to provide cooling)
  • Parturient (brings upon labour)
  • Uterine Stimulant (stimulates the uterus)

Major Safety Issues:

  • An excessive dose of  the herbal leaves in early pregnancy should be avoided as they may exert an unwanted effect on the womb and cause abortion.