LICORICE ROOT ORGANIC - Glycyrrhiza glabra
Licorice root, (sometimes spelled liquorice) is a naturally sweet herb and is the core ingredient in the widely loved confectionery. With several notable medicinal properties, licorice is often incorporated into herbal medicines.
Licorice is commonly used to treat digestive disorders and can serve as a laxative. It's an anti-inflammatory, may also assist the immune system and act as a relaxing expectorant by soothing coughs. Licorice may also assist with hormonal regulation and serve as an adaptogen tonic by helping to increase resistance to the affects of physical, mental and emotional stress.
As with all such herbs, consume in moderation.
It is your duty of care to seek professional medical advice before relying only on the benefits of herbs/teas for health purposes. Pregnant women should seek the advice of a medical professional.
Not recommended for those suffering from hypertension, kidney or heart disorders, liver disease.