Other Names: Dandelion, Dandelion Root, Pee in the Bed, Wiggers, Lion's Teeth, Lion's Tooth, Swine's Snout, Blowball, Cankerwort, Puffball, Blowball, White Endive, Wild Endive, Clockflower, Priest's Crown, Taraxacum Officinale
Traditional Usages: Liver Disorders, Gall Bladder, Mild Jaundice, Indigestion, Lack of Appetite, Sweating in the Anal Cleft, Muscular Rheumatism, Anorexia Nervosa, Congestive Heart Failure, Warts, Constipation Eczema, Acne, Coffee Substitute, Abscesses, Appendicitis, Boils, Dermatitis, Fevers, Inflammations, Snakebites, Stomach Aches, Anemia, Body Tonic, Increased Appetite, Helps ease Dyspepsia, Gout and Rheumatism, Wasting or Weight Loss
Resources: India, Asia, China, Europe, Northern Hemisphere
Parts Used: Root, Leaves, Flowers, Rhizomes
Dandelion, Licorice, Burdock Root and Gentian - Herbal remedy for Food Allergy: Dandelion, licorice, burdock root and gentian are recommended for food allergies as they help the liver to work efficiently. When the liver is working properly, potentially allergenic substances are more likely to be eliminated before they can become a major problem. Infuse one teaspoon of any of these dried herbs in one cup of boiling water for five minutes. Strain, allow to cool and drink two cups for two days. Stop for two days, then drink for another two days.
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