Other names: Yellow Root
Part of Plant: Roots
Essential Constituents: Berberine, Canadine, Hydrastine
Properties: Antiviral, Antibacterial, Immunostimulant
Organ System(s): Respiratory, Digestive
Immune System: Allows important alkaloids, like berberine and hydrastine, to help strengthen the immune system and protect cells against viral infections.
Use: Herba Tea, Supplements, Extract
Goldenseal is a herb that helps modify the immune response with important alkaloids, berberine, hydrastine, and canadine, to boost cellular protection against viral infection and increase antibodies in the immune system. This herb has been used for centuries in medicinal healing.
Goldenseal has a bitter taste, which can aid in bowel movements.
Precautions: Consult with a healthcare professional before using these herbal products, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
The information on this site is for educational purposes only. These herbs are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease. The products on this site have not been validated by the Food and Drug Administration.
Prevention is key!