Licorice has a long history of medicinal use in Europe and Asia and remains a popular herbal remedy to this day. Licorice has been used in ancient Greece, China, and Egypt, primarily for ailments of the upper respiratory tract. In Chinese medicine, licorice is believed to benefit Qi, reduce "Fire Poison" (e.g. sore throat), and diminish "heat."
- Traditionally used in treating dry cough and other lung disorders, sore throat, and laryngitis
- Vegetarian / Vegan
Ingredients (each capsule contains):
Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra L.) (dried roots) 450 mg
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Veg Capsule (hypromellose, water), Stearic Acid.
Directions: Adult Dosage: Take 3 capsules, 3 times daily with water for up to 6 weeks.
Cautions: Consult a health care practitioner before taking if you have diabetes, hypokalemia or if you are taking any kind of hormonal therapies, diuretics, potassium depleting agents, or MAO inhibitors. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or if you have impaired kidney or liver function, high blood pressure, heart disease or if you are a man with decreased libido.