Uses: It has been traditionally used to relieve a wide variety
of conditions, such as colds, bronchial problems, spasmodic coughing
(such as experienced when suffering from Whooping Cough, and nervous
It has been favored to
stimulate digestion and appetite while also relieving constipation.
Native Americans used
the plant to treat sore and inflamed eyes and as a burn salve.
It is also utilized
in combination with other herbs to supplement their effects.
A pleasant-tasting tea,
it may be effective as a drinkable gargle, soothing to a sore throat.
Red Clover has also been used as a mild sedative drink.