Licorice is a member of the legume family. Its major constituent, glycyrrhizin, is 50 times sweeter than sucrose. Licorice is one of the most widely used medicinal herbs in China. Traditionally used in treating urinary and intestinal inflammation Premium Herbal Certified 450 mg Dietary Supplement
Medicinal Ingredients (per 2 capsules):
Licorice (root) ... 450 mg
Adults take 3 capsules 3 times per day with water with meals. May be used up to 4-6 weeks. Warning Consult a health care practitioner before use if you have diabetes or hypokalemia, or if you are taking any kind of hormonal therapy, diuretics, potassium depleting agents or MAO inhibitors. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist. Contra-indications: Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have impaired kidney or liver functions, high blood pressure, heart disease, or if you are a man with decreased libido. Notes Recommended use: Traditionally used in treating urinary and intestinal inflammation.