Nettle is a perennial herbaceous flowering plant, native to Asia, Europe, and North America. The root is widely used to treat benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), allergies, arthritis, and inflammation.
Some of the traditional medicinal uses of Nettle are:
- Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH)
- Chest congestion
- Oily skin
- Promote urination
- Urinary tract disorders
All parts of stinging nettle can be used for different conditions, however the root is used for hormonal related concerns.