Licorice Root P.E. 25 Percent
Product Name: Licorice Root P.E. 25 Percent
Botanic Name: Glycyrrhiza Glabra
The licorice plant is a native to southern Europe and central Asia. It gets its common name from a Greek word meaning "sweet root," an appropriate description for the herb that is said to be 50 times sweeter than sugar. Nowadays, it is widely cultivated for the use in commercial products, such as making candies and for food flavorings. This herb has long been valued as a demulcent (soothing, coating agent) and expectorant (rids phlegm and mucous from the respiratory tract). Licorice is also made up of beneficial components such as phytochemicals, magnesium, and sodium.
Here are some of the uses: -A definite power herb for the adrenal glands. -A powerful endocrine glandular herb. -Acts as a natural anti-inflammatory steroid (cortisone, etc.) without inhibiting the adrenal production of steroids. -Helps increase neurotransmitters and steroid production. -Has antifungal and antibacterial properties. -Aids in the regulation of blood sugars. -Promotes tissue healing, especially of the GI tract. -A great blood cleanser and detoxifier. -Use for hypoglycemia and diabetes -Useful in infections and respiratory congestive issues. -Helps break up and remove mucus. -Used as a laxative.