Burdock contains protein, carbohydrates and Vitamins A, C, E, P, PABA and B-Complex. It contains also contains the minerals iron, sulphur, silicon, copper, iodine and zinc.
Burdock helps to reduce swelling around the joints and aids in ridding the body of calcifying deposits. Helps with kidney problems that involve increased acidity. Because it contains a large amount of inulin, (which is a polysaccharide found in plants) this is the reason for its powerful healing effects. Inulin helps the body metabolize carbohydrates. It has been known to balance hormone levels.
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Burdock aids in acne, allergies, arthritis, asthma, blood disorder and also used as a blood purifier, boils, bronchitis, canker sores, dandruff, eczema and other skin conditions, fevers, gout, hay fever, kidney problems, liver conditions, lumbago, lung discomfort, nervousness, rheumatism, prolapsed uterus, and wound healing.
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