Gentian Root ( Gentiana lutea )
Gentian is purported to be useful for digestion problems such as loss of appetite, fullness, intestinal gas, diarrhea, gastritis, heartburn, and vomiting. It is also used for fever, hysteria, and high blood pressure. Some people use gentian to prevent muscle spasms, treat parasitic worms, start menstrual periods, and as a germ killer.
Gentian is applied to the skin to help with the treating of wounds.
Gentian is used in combination with European elderflower, verbena, cowslip flower, and sorrel for treating symptoms of sinus infections (sinusitis).
Traditional Usage: *
- Appetite Loss
- Bile Stimulant
- Cellular Regeneration
- Digestive Disorders
- Gastrointestinal Disorders
Genus and specie
Gentiana lutea L.
Yellow gentian root, yellow gentian or bitterwort.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.