From its action on the sympathetic, Alfalfa favorably influences nutrition, evidenced in toning up the appetite and digestion resulting in greatly improved mental and physical vigor, with a gain in weight.
Disorders characterized by malnutrition are mainly within its therapeutic range, for example, neurasthenia, splanchnic blues, nervousness, insomnia, nervous indigestion, etc. Acts as a fat producer, correct tissue waste. Deficient lactation.
Increases quality and quantity of milk in nursing mothers.
It's pronounced urinary action suggests it clinically in diabetes insipidus and phosphaturia, and it is claimed to allay vesical irritability of prostatic hypertrophy. The rheumatic diathesis seems especially amenable to its action.
Use under medical supervision.