Yellow Dock Root Powder - 4oz (Low Temp Dried, Organic)
Also known as: Rumex crispusAcedera, Amalvelas,
Broad-Leaved Dock, Chukkah, Curled Dock, Curly Dock, Field Sorrel, Herbe
à Cochons, Lengua de Vaca, Narrow Dock, Oseille Crépue, Parelle
Sauvage, Patience Crépue, Romaza, Rumex, Rumex crispus, Rumex
obstusifolius, Sheep Sorrel, Sour Dock, Yellowdock.
This is a popular herb mainly used for pain and inflammation. Especially known for its aid in nasal passages and respiratory tract, it is no wonder that it is commonly used for laryngitis, sore throat, and that tickling irritative cough. It also has a laxative effect so is helpful to the liver and for general detoxification. Some enjoy using it as a toothpaste or part of a toothpaste as it has an anti-bacterial effect. People have used Yellowdock for skin irritations like dermatitis, rashes, eczema, scurvy, psoriasis, and jaundice.
Common Uses: Combined with Nettles and Juniper Berry, people have claimed it helps with gout, arthritis and rheumatism. Some also combine with dandelion, burdock and red clover as a mild laxative.
Excellent source of iron,
Store in a cool, dark, dry place.
Suggested Use: Teas, infusions, poultice, elixirs.
Note: Certain amounts may cause cramps, diarrhea, excessive urination, skin irritation, nausea and issues with calcium and potassium levels. Do not take if pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not use if any issues with Kidneys, Gastrointestinal GI blockages including ulcers in the intestines or stomach. May speed up blood clotting, please consult with doctor first. Possible allergen if any sensitivities to ragweed, avoid. If you are taking any other medication, are suffering from a medical
condition and/or are at all concerned about any of the advice or
ingredients consult your doctor before taking the herb. As with any new food, we recommend to consult with your qualified health care practitioner before consuming.