Licorice is the root of a perennial herb native to Europe and Asia. Along with its popularity as a flavoring agent in foods and beverages, it has also been used to make coughs more productive and as a vitalizing herbal tonic.
Licorice Root, Cut & Sifted, ORGANIC
Licorice Root, C/S, ORG
- Brand: Frontier Bulk
Botanical Name: Glycyrrhiza glabra/uralensis
Safety Info: Not for prolonged or excessive use except under the supervision of a qualified health practitioner. Prolonged use may cause potassium depletion and sodium retention resulting in symptoms of hypertension, edema, headache, vertigo. Not for use by persons with hypertension, hypokalemia, edema, cirrhosis, or the liver and cholestatic liver disorders, and diabetes. Not to be used during pregnancy or while nursing.
Directions: To prepare as a tea, add 1-2 teaspoons of herb to 8 oz. water in a pot. Cover and simmer for 15-30 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Origin: United States
Size: 1 lb
Package: Bulk Bag
Introduction Date: 1997-11-18
Serving Size 1 tsp (2g)
Servings About 220
Amount per % Daily
Sodium 16mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 2g <1%*
Dietary Fiber <1g 2%*
Organic Licorice, cut (root) 2g **
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value not established.
Common Name: Licorice Root
Plant Part: Root
Cut: Cut & Sifted
Bar Code: 0-89836-02579-1