Burdock Root

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1 oz

Traditional Uses: Treat skin conditions, digestive problems, cancer, diabetes, hypoglycemia, kidney stones, rheumatism and gout, acne, eczema and psoriasis, boils and sores, gonorrhea and syphilis, arthritis, boost immune system, a source of vitamins and minerals, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, fight tumors, a blood purifier, lower blood sugar, source of fiber, Increase perspiration, remove toxins, reduce swelling of joints, mild laxative, mild diuretic, an aphrodisiac, reduce cell mutation, remove excess water weight

Constituents: Lignans (arctigenin, arctiin, Lappaol F & matairesinol), Polysaccharides (up to 50% inulin) & Mucilage ,Tannins, Sulphur containing polyacetylenes, Volatile oil (terpenoids), Sesquiterpene lactones (arctiopicrin), Nutrients (vitamins & minerals), Flavonoids, Hydroxycinnamic acid derivatives

Medicinal actions: Anti-inflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Anti-tumorogenic, Bitter, Diuretic,Hepatic & Hepatoprotective, Hypoglycemic, Hypolipidemic, Immuno-stimulant, Laxative (mild)

Tea:  Steep cleaned Burdock root in about 3 cups of water, drink 2 to 3 cups a day.

Capsule:  Follow directions on package.

Tincture:  (1:2, 40%), 2-4 ml QD, 25 ml weekly max. Typically, burdock is combined in tincture form with other herbs. The tincture may also be applied to a cloth and wrapped around affected skin area or wound.

Decoction: 1 tsp root/cup, simmer 20 minutes, 1 cup TID for several weeks.


Additional Details

Botanical Name:
Arctium Lappa
Country of Origin:
United States
Common Names:
Wild Burdock, gobo, burr, beggar’s buttons
None known
Use caution in history of bleeding disorder, dehydration, electrolyte imbalance, hypoglycemia, pregnancy & lactation, and in diabetes. Burdock is a strong detoxifier and could aggravate some skin conditions before the healing process begins.
General Safety:
We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

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