Liquorice Dried Root Glycyrrhiza glabra
Organic Liquorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) Dried Root Herb
Origin: Glycyrrhiza glabra
Liquorice is very sweet medicinal taste and around 50 times sweeter than sugar. A great alternative to a sugary sweet and good for the teeth.
Constituents: Oleanane triterpenes (glycyrrhizin, glcyrrhetinic acid, and phytosterols); flavanones; isoflavonoids; chalcones; polysaccharides (mainly glucans); volatile oil (containing genchone, linalool, furfuryl, alcohol, benzaldehyde); miscellaneous: starch, sugars, amino acid.
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Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a balanced diet. Always store out of the reach of children.
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Contraindications:Liquorice should not be taken by people on digoxin-based drugs. It should also be avoided during pregnancy and in cirrhosis of the liver. It may interfere with the calcium and potassium absorption. Do not use if you are suffering from osteoporosis, hypertension (increases water around heart).