Burdock root - blood purifier and body cleanser

Burdock root - a blood purifier

Burdock Root contains high amounts of inulin and mucilage and is a good blood purifier, (believed to clear the bloodstream of toxins). Burdock is also known by the names Bardane, Clotburr, Beggars Buttons, Gypsy Rhubarb, Gobo, and Burr.

It contains polyacetylenes, chlorogenic acid, taraxosterol, arctigen, inulin, lactone, essential oil, flavonoids, tannin, mucilage, resin, potassium, iron, calcium and contains essential fatty acids

European physicians used it to treat cancerous tumors, skin conditions, venereal disease, and bladder and kidney problems. It is also used to treat respiratory infections, abscesses, and joint pain. Burdock has diuretic, diaphoretic, laxative, and mild anti-microbial properties. It is widely used for skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema, and it helps clear persistent teenage acne if taken for three to four weeks. It is also showing promise in treating the HIV virus. By purifying the blood it restores liver and gallbladder function and works well as a remedy for gout, rheumatism, and arthritis. It is used to eliminate kidney stones and gallstones, gravel, and it works in treating cystitis and water retention and also stimulates the immune system. Also use it to treat sore throat, tonsillitis, colds, and coughs.

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