Botanical Name:Taraxacum officinalis
Native to: Europe, Asia and North America
Actions: Dandelion Root is a diuretic, cholaqogue, anti-rheumatic, laxative, tonic. It detoxifies and cleanses the liver and purifies the blood. It is a known cell proliferator. It can be used as an astringent. It also heals wounds and relieves cravings.
Dandelion Root offers a number of benefits for the liver and gallbladder.
Dandelion Root Tea helps promote bile excretion from the liver so the body can more efficiently process foods and liquids while also purging harmful toxins. In addition, improved bile flow makes it possible for the body to better metabolize fat, which helps optimize the body’s cholesterol levels.
Dandelion Root Tea is effective at stimulating a sluggish gallbladder, which is responsible for storing and excreting bile as the body needs it. This natural herb is effective at promoting blood purity, which helps reduce the burden placed on the liver to filter out toxins. By helping to purify the blood, Dandelion Root allows the liver to perform more effectively.
Dandelion Root Tea can also be useful in the removal of harmful toxins from undergoing such damaging and toxic treatments as chemotherapy, or if it has been necessary to take a cocktail of pharmaceutical drugs in treating other serious conditions or surgeries.
Dandelion root is useful if an over-consumption of alcohol from binge drinking has occurred, as it will assist in both cleaning the liver and also assist in its repair.
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