Product Description: Certified Organic or Wildcrafted. Burdock root is a nutrient-dense, cooling root used to detoxify the body, promote healthy skin, remove stuck anger, and improve liver health, which in turn improves the skin.
Botanical Name: Arctium lappa
May be helpful for: Hemorrhoids, varicose veins, hypertension, diabetes, gout, colitis, constipation, sciatica, headaches, sties, mumps, measles, fevers, cold sores, herpes outbreaks, candida, syphilis, gonorrhea, canker sores, arthritis, and other musculoskeletal aches, swellings, and pains, water retention, kidney stones, chronic skin conditions, abscesses, and ulcers. Detoxifying, normalizing to the menstrual cycle, restoring to liver and gallbladder function, strengthening to a weakened immune system, cancer-protective.
Actions: Alteratives, Antibacterial, Anti-inflammatory, Astringent, Bitter, Carminative, Demulcent, Depurative, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Laxative, Stomachics, Tonic, Vulnerary, Digestive Aid, Antipyretic, Anti-fungal, Hypoglycemic, Antioxidant, Pectoral, Urinary tonic, Bacteriostatic, Rejuvenative, Hepatoprotective, Anti-tumor, Choleretic
Precautions: Pregnancy. If someone is on insulin (because it balance blood sugar). Seeds taken long term or in excessive doses can cause urinary tract irritation.
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