- Meadowsweet is a plant. The parts that grow above the ground are used to make medicine.
- Meadowsweet is used for colds, heartburn, arthritis, bladder infections, and other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
- Meadowsweet contains chemicals which might decrease inflammation (swelling). It also contains some chemicals called salicylates, which are similar to aspirin.
Storage: Store in a cool, dark, dry place.
Safety: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using any herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
Source: Katanic J, Boroja T, Mihailovic V, et al. In vitro and in vivo assessment of meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) as anti-inflammatory agent. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;193:627-636.