It is also used for headache, vomiting blood, blood in the urine, diarrhea, and bladder infections. Women use shepherd's purse for premenstrual problems, long periods, and menstrual cramps. Shepherd's purse is sometimes applied directly to the skin for nosebleeds, superficial burns, and bleeding skin injuries.
What is a Tincture? An herbal tincture is simply an herbal extract. Herbal remedies have been used throughout history to treat illnesses and ailments without "modern medicine" and pharmaceuticals. Tinctures are easy to make, home remedies. If properly prepared and stored, your tincture will last indefinitely.