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Elecampane Root Organic

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The Story

Elecampane: Inula helenium (L.)

Why Elecampane? Elecampane is a versatile root, and one of the few that supports open and clear breath while simultaneously supporting the digestive system in a healthy body. Elecampane may be used as a gargle to cleanse healthy gums.

Quality Assured: Our certified organic elecampane is responsibly sourced from U.S.A .This herb is Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth and grown without the use of genetic engineering, artificial fertilizers, or pesticides. Our experts here at the Apothecary Shoppe personally evaluate every herb through taste, touch, and smell to assure that you are receiving the best botanicals suitable for clinical use.

This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

How to Use

Benefits: Internally, elecampane is a useful respiratory support, and helps promote a healthy immune system. Externally, elecampane can be ground into a powder and applied to the skin in areas that are in need of extra restorative care.

Cautions and Contraindications:

Do not use during pregnancy or nursing. Large doses can cause vomiting, diarrhea, spasms, and symptoms of paralysis. Elecampane may cause contact dermatitis, and may interfere with existing treatment for hypoglycemic and antihypertensive treatments.

Elecampane should be avoided in patients with allergies to elecampane or members of the compositae/asteraceae family such as dandelion, goldenrod, ragweed, sunflower, and daisies.

This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Experience

Formula:

ELECAMPANE DECOCTION:

Elecampane Inula helenium root: 2 ounces

Filtered water: 2 pints

Soak the root for two hours in the water then bring to a boil. Simmer slowly while covered for 30 minutes. Strain, return the liquid to a clean saucepan, and simmer until the liquid reduces to one pint. The remove from heat, cool, bottle, and store in a cool place. Use two to four teaspoons in water three times a day. Store in the refrigerator for up to 72 hours.

This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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