Corn silk is a traditional treatment for most urinary tract complaints, including bladder infection, cystitis, urethritis, and prostatitis. It may help reduce edema. As well as being a diuretic, it is mildly demulcent, helping to heal and soothe the mucosa of the urinary tract.
THS recommends that you consult with a qualified healthcare professional before using herbal products, particularly if you take other medications, or if you are nursing, pregnant, or expecting to become pregnant.
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