Burdock is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine as an alterative to help remove accumulated waste products from the body; Stinging nettle is used in herbal medicine as a nutritive tonic.
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Medicinal Ingredients (each tea bag (1.5g) contains)
Organic burdock root (arctium lappa) 450 mg, organic stinging nettle leaf (ulitica dioical, 450 mg, organic cleavers herb [galium aparine) 225 mg, organic dandelion root (taraxacum officinale 225 mg.
Organic lemon myrtle leaf Backhousia citriodora.
Consult a healthcare practitioner before taking if you have diabetes. There is. limited evidence from preclinical studies that burdock may have hypoglycemic activity. Use by adults with renal failure and or diabetes, and/or heart failure should be avoided because of possible complications due to hyperkalemia. Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Keep out of reach of children.
Do not use it you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae Compositae/Daisy family, such as burdock or dandelion, or if you are allergic to stinging nettle. If hypersensitivity or allergic reactions occur, discontinue use. Do not use if you have gall bladder disorder, or obstruction of the biliary tract, acute gallbladder inflammation, or in the case of active peptic ulcer. Discontinue use if you develop symptoms of liver trouble. Do not use if you have liver disorders, and/or bowel obstruction. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding.
Known adverse reactions
In sensitive individuals, mild gastrointestinal upset (nausea, vomiting and diarrhea) or allergic reactions (itching, exanthema, hives) may occur from use of stinging nettle. The frequency is not known. Discomfort due to gastric hyperacidity may occur after taking herbs that contain bitter substances like dandelion.