It helps overcome difficulties with urination and aids the kidneys in their work. It may be used to treat such conditions as cystitis, urethritis, renal colic, prostatitis gout, rheumatism, backache etc. Couchgrass can also help dissolve kidney stones, bladder and gallstones - helping with congestion of the liver and jaundice. This, in turn, will help with chronic skin disorders.
Latin name - Elytrigia repens