Dandelion root

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While it may be despised by gardeners, Dandelion is a herb so rich in nutritious vitamins, minerals and detoxifying substances, that it was once known as ‘the official remedy for disorders’. Dandelion root can stimulate digestion and act as a natural diuretic which makes it popular in herbal weight loss programs but primarily its best use is as a support to the liver.

Latin name: Taraxacum officinale
Amount: 50-100g
Type: Organic, Dried Roots

£3.60£6.25

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What is it used for?

  • Dandelion root’s diuretic properties make it useful for a wide-range of ailments including bloating associated with pre-menstrual syndrome, weight control and high blood pressure
  • Dandelion root contains sugars and starches that are easily broken down and can be used to control blood sugar levels
  • Can stimulate the functions of the large organs such as the kidneys and the liver

How to prepare

Eat fresh Dandelion leaves in salads or as a vegetable To use Dandelion root as a diuretic, take it as a decoction or tincture HOW TO MAKE A DECOCTION HOW TO MAKE A TINCTURE To use Dandelion leaf as a diuretic simply drink it as an infusion by adding two teaspoons of leaves to a cup of boiling water and steeping for up to ten minutes

Cautions

  • Do not use while pregnant or nursing
  • Do not give infusions to children under two
  • May cause a skin rash if you are sensitive

Additional information

Additional information

Latin Name

Taraxacum officinale

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