Marshmallow (Althaea Officinalis)
Marshmallow (Althaea Officinalis)
Althaea officinalis, or marshmallow root, is a perennial herb with a long history of use in traditional medicine for its potential health benefits. It contains various bioactive compounds, including mucilage, that contribute to its therapeutic properties.
🍃 Soothing Properties: Marshmallow root is known for its soothing properties and is often used to alleviate sore throat, coughs, and other irritations of the throat and respiratory tract.
🌾 Digestive Health: It may help support digestive health by soothing the mucous membranes of the gastrointestinal tract, potentially alleviating symptoms of conditions like gastritis, acid reflux, and ulcers.
🌿 Anti-Inflammatory Effects: Some people use marshmallow root for its potential anti-inflammatory effects, which can be beneficial for reducing inflammation in the body.
🌱 Skin Health: Marshmallow root is sometimes used topically in skincare products for its potential to soothe irritated or inflamed skin, including conditions like eczema and psoriasis.
🌊 Urinary Health: Some traditional uses of marshmallow root involve its potential to support urinary health and alleviate symptoms of urinary tract infections (UTIs).
🌼 Antioxidant Effects: It contains antioxidants that can help combat oxidative stress and protect cells from damage caused by free radicals.
💡 Cough Relief: Marshmallow root may help relieve coughs by reducing irritation in the respiratory tract and promoting easier breathing.
🌿 Traditional Medicine: It has a long history of use in traditional herbal medicine systems, including Ayurveda, for various health purposes.
🍵 Herbal Preparations: Marshmallow root can be prepared as teas, tinctures, capsules, or poultices, making it versatile for various herbal remedies.
🌿 Mucilage Content: Marshmallow root is rich in mucilage, a gel-like substance that can provide a protective and soothing coating to mucous membranes in the body.
Features and description:
- ALCOHOL FREE!
- NON GMO!
- GLUTEN FREE!
- Expertly extracted, Super concentrated Marshmallow ALCOHOL-FREE liquid extract!
- Marshmallow tincture contains ONLY natural ingredients! Alcohol Free! Gluten Free! Non-GMO!
- High Quality Marshmallow NON-Alcohol liquid extract- crude extract of first extraction! We meticulously produce our extracts according to precise standards where each herb is extracted according to the distinct characteristic of each plant!
- Super concentrated Marshmallow Glycerin based liquid extract: dry material / menstruum ratio 1:3!
- We strictly use only organic or ethically sourced wild harvested material, organic alcohol, vegetable glycerin and crystal clear water! Really the BEST Marshmallow extract on market!
Additional Information about the product:
Main Ingredients: Organic Marshmallow (Althaea Officinalis) Dried Root Powder. Origin: USA.
Strength: Dry plant material / solvents ratio 1:3 w/v.
Please note: There is unfiltered extract in 32 oz jar. 32 oz jars contain some plant material inside!
Solvents: Other ingredients: vegetable palm glycerin, crystal clear water.
Additional information about ingredients: Contains NO sugar, yeast, mold, corn, salt, wheat, soy, artificial color, dairy foods, preservatives or synthetic pesticides or fertilizers.
Indications: Do not use if seal is broken or missing. Store in a cool dry place.
Safety information: Keep out of the reach of Children. Not to be used during pregnancy. Consult a physician before using if nursing or taking any medications. Do not use if you are allergic to any ingredients. There is a concern that marshmallow might interfere with blood sugar control. If you have diabetes, check your blood sugar carefully to avoid dangerously low blood sugar. Taking Marshmallow and iron together may reduce the absorption of the iron. Do not use if seal is broken or missing. Store in a cool dry place.
Suggested use and dosage: Shake well before use. Take 10-15 drops, two to five times per 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 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.