Burdock Alcohol-FREE Liquid Extract, Organic Burdock (Arctium Lappa) Dried Root Glycerite
Burdock has large heart-shaped leaves and produces purple flowers in the spring and autumn.In traditional medicine, it is the dark roots — not the plant itself — that offer health benefits.
Burdock is rich in minerals, the most important are copper, iron, magnesium, calcium, zinc, B1, B2,B3, B5, B6, B12, C and E.
Burdock root has been a part of traditional medicine, particularly traditional Chinese medicine, for centuries. Researchers are now beginning to design clinical studies to assess its benefits. Some potential health benefits of this plant include:
Improving blood sugar and treating diabetes: urdock root could prevent dangerously high blood glucose both in a petri dish and in a live tissue sample
Treating and preventing infections: For centuries, traditional healers have recommended the use of burdock root to fight the common cold, sore throats, and other ailments. Scientific research now provides some insight into how burdock may fight infections. Some studies have found that it has antibacterial qualities. It appears to be particularly useful for killing biofilms, which are large, sticky colonies of bacteria. The oral plaque that causes cavities is one example of a biofilm. Biofilms grow throughout the body.
‘Purifying’ the blood: detoxifying the body or purifying the blood, and practitioners of traditional medicine say burdock may purify the blood.This belief in burdock’s purification benefits could be due to its ability to fight some infections and bacteria.
Diuretic: Burdock root may also act as a diuretic. Diuretics help remove water from the body, offering relief for people retaining water.
Antioxidant and anti-aging: Antioxidants help fight the effects of free radicals. It helps restore the health of the skin. Free radicals are chemicals in the body that damage the body’s cells and may be responsible for a wide range of ailments, including cancer, aging, and inflammatory disorders. They tend to accumulate with age, so researchers are interested in how antioxidants might slow the process of aging.
Reducing inflammation: Free radical damage, autoimmune disorders, and other medical conditions can cause chronic inflammation. Inflammation is linked to many medical conditions, including osteoarthritis.
Treating or preventing cancer : Free radicals and inflammation are both linked to the development of cancer. This means that burdock’s role as an antioxidant anti-inflammatory might help to prevent cancer.
Shake well before use. 20-30 drops, three times a day or as directed by your practitioner. The best way to use liquid herbal glycerites is to put the suggested amount in a glass of water, tea, or juice and drink the entire contents. Glycerites can also be administered directly into the mouth without the assistance of water however some glycerites are unpalatable which is why most people prefer to dilute them into a beverage.
Features & additional information:
Expertly extracted Burdock (Arctium Lappa) ALCOHOL-FREE liquid extract!
Burdock Glycerite contains ONLY natural ingredients! Alcohol Free! Gluten Free! Non-GMO!
High Quality Burdock NON-Alcohol liquid extract - we use classé-.
Solvents: Other ingredients: vegetable palm glycerin, crystal clear water.
Additional information about ingredients: Contains NO Alcohol, GMO, gluten, heavy metals, artificial colors, preservatives or synthetic fertilizers.
Indications: Do not use if seal is broken or missing. Store in a cool dry place.
Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing or taking any medications, consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your practitioner if any adverse reactions occur. Excessive consumption may impair ability to drive a motor vehicle or operate heavy equipment.
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