Melilot / Sweet Clover
- Sweet clover is used to increase the loss of water from the body through the urine (as a diuretic).
- It is also used for varicose veins and to relieve symptoms of poor blood circulation (chronic venous insufficiency) including leg pain and heaviness, night cramps, itchiness and fluid retention.
- Melilot is sometimes used along with regular medicines for treatment of blood clots in the veins.
- Other uses include treatment of hemorrhoids and blockage of the lymphatic system. The lymphatic system drains fluid from tissues.