Goat’s Rue

Goat's RueGalega officinalis

Part used: Aerial Parts

Energetics: Neutral, bitter, pungent

Actions: diuretic, antibacterial, antidiabetic, diaphoretic

Indications: Diabetes, rheumatism, constipation, diarrhoea

Goat’s rue is a plant. The parts that grow above the ground can be used to make medicine for a variety of uses. It can be used as a diuretic and and in the treatment of diabetes. It can also be used in combination with other herbs to stimulate the adrenal gland and pancreas, to protect the liver, for digestion problems, and to start the flow of breast milk [1].

Goat’s rue is used in our Mother Nurture Tea.