Goldenseal


Hydrastis Canadensis

Goldenseal

Benefits

Goldenseal (Hydrastis Canadensis) is a plant native to North America which contains a compound called berberine. It is used as a dietary supplement for colds and other respiratory tract infections, allergic rhinitis, ulcers, and digestive upsets such as diarrhea and constipation in humans. The roots of goldenseal are dried and used to make teas, extracts, tablets, or capsules.

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