Globe Artichoke is used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve digestive disturbances such as dyspepsia and to help increase bile flow (choleretic).
St. Francis Herb Farm uses certified organically grown Globe Artichoke leaves in our tincture.
Available sizes: 50ml, 100ml, 250ml and larger sizes for Health Professionals.
Not to be confused with Jerusalem artichoke, which is a tuber, globe artichoke is a large thistle-like perennial native to the Mediterranean region, and its leaves have been used medicinally from ancient times.
Medicinal Ingredients (per 1 ml):
Globe Artichoke leaf (Cynara scolymus) 250 mg Quantity Crude Equivalent (1:4)
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Adults: Take 2 ml (60 drops) 3 times daily in a little water before meals.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use: if you are pregnant; if you have gallstones. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.
Do not use: if you have a bile duct obstruction; if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family.
Known Adverse Reactions:
Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) has been known to occur, in which case discontinue use.Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.
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