Liquorice
Liquorice
Liquorice

Liquorice


Name: Liquorice - Glycyrrhiza glabra

Parts used: Root

Indications:

  • Gastritis, peptic and duodenal ulcers, constipation, high stomach acids
  • Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome/dysmenorrhea
  • Adrenal fatigue, Addison's disease
  • Cough, bronchitis/asthma/chest infection (with thyme and elecampane)
  • Inflammatory conditions (rheumatoid arthritis, urinary tract infection)

Caution: Caution with hypertension, digoxin, cholestatic liver disorders, liver cirrhosis, hypokalemia, and pregnancy. Avoid taking long term. Minute chance of counteracting contraceptives.