It also offers a fever-reducing effect that can help to regulate a fever and keep it from reaching dangerous levels. Birch tea also contains vitamin C, an important nutrient for building up the immune system.
As a diuretic, birch tea proves to be an excellent natural remedy for kidney and bladder health. By increasing the frequency of urination, birch tea helps to flush out toxins, waste and excess fluid from the body.
It is recommended for dissolving of kidney stones and getting rid of them painlessly.
Recipe for urological tea against inflammation of the kidneys:
Pick the leaves in spring and early summer while they are still a fresh bright green. They can be used fresh in season or dried for later use.
- To make the tea, use 4 or 5 leaves per cup or mug of boiling water, and allow to infuse for 5 to 10 minutes.
- Drink a cupful up to three or four times daily.
Note: Before you decide to drink birch tea, consult your doctor.