Anti-lithic, diuretic, diaphoretic.
Stone Root is used mainly in the treatment and prevention of stone and gravel in the urinary system and the gall-bladder. It can be used as a prophylactic but is also excellent when the body is in need of help in passing stones of gravel. It is also a strong diuretic.
Traditional herbalists have used stone root for hemorrhoids, catarrhal gastritis, pain in the rectum, heart tonic, rheumatic inflammation, laryngitis, pharyngitis,
clergyman's sore throat, dysentery, ulcers, fistula, inflammation of the middle ear, acute cystitis, and
Combinations : For urinary stone and gravel, it may be combined with Parsley Piert, Gravel Root, Pellitory of the Wall or Hydrangea.