Common Names  alfalfa
Binomial Name  Medicago Sativa

Alfalfa is used for kidney conditions, bladder and prostate conditions, and to increase urine flow.

It is also used for high cholesterol, asthma, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, upset stomach, and a bleeding disorder called thrombocytopenic purpura. People also take alfalfa as a source of vitamins A, C, E, and K4; and minerals calcium, potassium, phosphorous, and iron.