FDA Disclaimer: These statements and products have not been evaluated by the FDA. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or condition.
HERBALNATIONLOGO_33.png
BOTANICAL MEDICINE DATABASE
Burdock
MEDICINAL USE
Alteratives may act through a combination of effects including: choleretic, cholagogue, enhancing detoxification pathways in the liver, increasing cellular metabolism, laxative, nerve tonic, and stimulation of glandular functioning. Arctium is useful in conditions such as eczema, acne, psoriasis, and possibly in the treatment of cancer. It is a useful adjunct in the treatment of rhuematoid arthritis and tonic to the digestive system. Powerful, effective antibacterial.
Burdock
Arctium lappa
Diuretic, Alterative, Antibacterial, Anticancer, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Detox, Diaphoretic, Immunostimulatory, Vulnerary
COMBINES WITH
Astragalus, Sassafras, Clove, Milk Thistle, Liqourice
WARNINGS
POWERFUL DIURETIC. DEHYDRATION WARNING
PREPARATION
Infusion: 1 tsp root/cup; 1 cup TID for several weeks. Tincture: (1:5, 40%), 2-4 ml TID. Best when used long-term.