Burdock (arctium lappa) is a traditional medicinal herb that is used for many ailments. Herbalists consider burdock to be a diuretic, diaphoretic, and a blood purifying agent. Burdock increase urine flow, kill germs, reduce fever, and “purify” the blood. It is also used to treat colds, cancer, anorexia nervosa, gastrointestinal (GI) complaints, joint pain (rheumatism), gout, bladder infections, complications of syphilis, and skin conditions including acne and psoriasis.it works well as a source of inulin, a prebiotic fiber that aids digestion and improves gut health. Additionally, this root contains flavonoids (plant nutrients),phytochemicals, and antioxidants that are known to have health benefits.

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