Utilized since ancient times for its high nutrient value, Arabs fed it to their horses to increase strength and stamina. In traditional folk medicine, it has been administered as a nutritive tonic and was found to be particularly useful in cases of malnutrition or during convalescence. The dried alfalfa leaf is widely available in herbal shops and health food stores as an herbal tea, tablet, powder or made into a liquid chlorophyll supplement. The seed is often sprouted and eaten in salads and sandwiches. In traditional medicine of Europe and the U.S., alfalfa has been used to stimulate appetite support urinary and bowel function and as a diuretic. Further, due to alfalfa's nutrient density it has been utilized for providing easy to assimilate nutrients during convalescence. A soothing herb for calming the nervous system that is particularly useful for the type of person that is really busy, always on the go, and is very time conscious. Alfalfa is an alkalizing plant that has com
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Dried leaves as tablets, teas, tinctures or encapsulated.
Specific: No known precautions.
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