Goldenseal (Hydrastis Canadensis)
Goldenseal is primarily used to treat digestive problems and respiratory infections of the mucous membranes.
Digestion: Goldenseal can help to clean the mucous membrane tissues that line the digestive tract. It helps to reduce inflammation and protect the gut from infection.
Respiratory System: Goldenseal can be used to help fight infections in the respiratory system. It also helps with infections in the eyes. It helps to reduce mucus in these areas.
Women's Health: Goldenseal is also used by many midwives during childbirth to stop bleeding. It can also reduce menstual bleeding when it becomes too heavy.
Combined with Myrrh, Goldenseal has been used to treat stomach ulcers.
American aborigines valued Goldenseal highly as a tonic for stomach ache and application for sore eyes and general ulceration, as well as a yellow dye for their clothing and weapons.
- Relieves symptoms of colds and flu
- Aids indigestion and constipation
- Good for skin inflammations such as eczema
- Mouthwash can help prevent hum disease
- Good douch for vaginal infections
How to Use It:
Capsules: Take 1 to 2, up to 3 times daily (See our Capsules and Capsule Filling Machine)
Powder: 1 teaspoon can be dissolved in 1 pint of hot water. Let cool. Take 1 to 2 teaspoons for 3 to 6 times daily.
*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.
Available in leaf foliage or root form.
Also known as
Hydrastis Canadensis, orange root, yellow root, Yellow Puccoon. Ground Raspberry. Wild Curcuma. Turmeric Root. Indian Dye. Eye Root. Eye Balm. Indian Paint. Jaundice Root, and Warnera.