Used in Herbal Medicine as a diuretic, to help increase bile flow, and to help treat digestive disturbances.
Recommended dose: Adults: Drink 1 cup (2 tea bags) 2-3 times daily.
Directions of use: Adults and adolescents 15 and over: Pour 240 mL of freshly boiling water over 2 tea bags in a cup and steep, covered, for 10-15 minutes. Gently squeeze the tea bags to release any remaining extract.
Duration of use: For occasional use only. May be used for up to 2 weeks.
Cautions: Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have liver or gall bladder diseases, and/or intestinal obstruction. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Apiaceae family.