GOLDENSEAL Hydrastis canadensis Liquid
extract of dried rhizome with rootlets.
Actions: Herb Pharm's Goldenseal herbal extract is stimulating astringent; tonifies mucous membranes.
Alterative. Stomach tonic and digestive bitters; improves
appetite and digestion; promotes peristaltic action and muscular
tone of stomach and intestines; promotes bile production.
Antibacterial and antifungal. Uterine tonic.
Uses: Sub-acute and chronic inflammation of mucous membranes and
glandular system with altered secretions; chronic inflammation
and ulcerations of mouth and throat, nasal sinuses and pharynx,
gastro-intestinal system e.g., gastric and duodenal ulcers,
colitis), genitourinary system (e.g., prolapsed uterus) and
respiratory system (e.g., bronchial phlegm). Also indicated in
passive bleeding from these tissues. Adjunct, long-range therapy
for chronic constipation due to enfeebled relaxed tissues.
Chronic atonic dyspepsia and poor digestion with torpid liver.
Convalescence from protracted fevers and inflammation. Recovery
from alcoholism and associated atonic gastrointestinal tract.
Topically for infected wounds, ulcerations and bedsores,
conjunctivitis (“pink eye”), etc.
Dose: Take 30 to 40 drops, 2 to 5 times per day. To enhance
appetite and digestion take 15 minutes before meals. As a
topical dressing or wash use full-strength extract if well
tolerated, or dilute with 2 or 3 parts water. For eyewash mix 3
to 10 drops in an eyecup filled with distilled water or saline
solution and stir well with the glass dropper. Wash effected eye(s) for 1 minute, 1 to 3 times daily. If mixture stings
uncomfortably, reduce number of extract drops to tolerance.
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healthcare. If you have, or think you have a condition which
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