Corn silk (Zea mays)
Corn silk is considered to have detoxifying, relaxing and diuretic properties. Traditionally, Corn silk has been used in treatments of urinary and genital infections, stomach disorders, skin rashes and sore throat. Nowadays it is believed to reduce the formation of kidney stones, and that it can be a helpful remedy against cystitis, painful and frequent urinations. Safety: Some herbs could react with certain medication. Therefore it is advisable to contact your doctor/herbalist before consumption of any herb.