(Urtica dioica) It has been known to show anti-inflammatory effects and lower the amount of sugar in the blood. Has been used for Hemlock, Henbane and as a snakebite cure and scorpion sting. Also aids gout, asthma and tuberculosis. Diuretic expectorant, pain reliever and tonic. Good for anemia, arthritis, hay fever, kidney problems and other allergic disorders.