Scientific Name: Glycyrrhiza glabra

Other Names: Chinese Licorice, Licorice Root, Persian Licorice, Russian Licorice, Spanish Licorice, Sweet Licorice, Sweet Root, Sweet Wood

Parts Used: Roots

Preparation & Dosage:

Herbal Actions: Adaptogen (Possible), Antidiuretic, Antihistamine, Anti-inflammatory, Antioxidant, Antispasmodic, Anti-tumor, Antiviral, Demulcent, Emollient, Expectorant, Hepatoprotective, Immune Amphoteric, Laxative (Mild), Nutritive, Pectoral

Uses: Addison’s Disease, Cold Sores, Common Cold, Cough, Eczema, Heals Stomach & Bowels, Mouth Sores, Stomach Pain

Contraindications: Do not use if you have high blood pressure; irregular heartbeat; or cerebrovascular, kidney, or liver disease. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Large doses can be poisonous.