LICORICE (Glycyrrhiza glabra) Liquid extract of dried, unpeeled root & stolon.
Sold in 1 Oz. bottle, larger sizes available by special order.
Actions: Demulcent and soothing to mucous membranes; expectorant. Antiviral. Anti-inflammatory. Liver protective. Adrenal gland tonic. Mildly laxative in large doses. Sweet-tasting corrigent.
Uses: Soothing coughs and clearing phlegm; bronchitis, laryngitis and pharyngitis. Stomach inflammation and ulcers; colitis. Adrenal gland insufficiency. Liver inflammation and hepatitis.
Dose: Take 30 to 40 drops, 2 to 5 times per day. Larger doses can be taken, but for no longer that 4 weeks.
Cautions: Excessive, long-continued doses can cause potassium loss and water retention, headaches and high blood pressure. These symptoms cease when Licorice is discontinued. Excessive or long-continued doses are contraindicated in high blood pressure and congestive heart disease.
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