Burdock root has been used for centuries in holistic medicine to treat a variety of different conditions. Traditionally, it was most commonly used as a diuretic and a digestive aid.
Now, researchers have discovered numerous potential uses and health benefits for burdock root. These benefits may be extensive enough to warrant using burdock root as a complementary treatment for certain conditions.
Health Benefits: is a good blood purifier, helps rid the body of excess water weight, soothes pain of arthritis, rheumatism, backache and relieves skin irritations.
Taste: pungent and bitter – Nature: warm