Goldenseal Root Extract
Goldenseal extract is made with the roots (Hydrastis canadensis) of organically grown plants. Our Raw SuperCool proprietary double extraction process, yields a Super Strength Holistically Standardized extract. Liquid extracts are absorbed faster than tablets or capsules, and are more potent than tinctures. Holistically Standardized guarantees that the constituents of the extract are in the same synergistic ratios as in the plant.
Goldenseal is one of the most popular herbs available and has recently gained a reputation as an herbal antibiotic and immune system enhancer. American Indians used Goldenseal as a medication for inflammatory internal conditions such as respiratory, digestive and genito-urinary tract inflammation induced by allergy or infection. Goldenseal has numerous uses that are attributed to its antibiotic, anti-inflammatory and astringent properties. It soothes irritated mucus membranes aiding the eyes, ears, nose and throat. Taken at the first signs of respiratory problems, colds or flu, Goldenseal helps can help to prevent further symptoms from developing. It has also been used to help reduce fevers and relieve congestion and excess mucous. Goldenseal cleanses and promotes healthy glandular functions by increasing bile flow and digestive enzymes. It can relieve constipation and may also be used to treat infections of the bladder and intestines as well. In particular it is the alkaloid berberine that is most likely responsible for Goldenseal’s effectiveness against bacteria, protozoa, fungi, Streptococci and it also promotes easier removal of the bacteria by inhibiting their ability to adhere to tissue surfaces. Berberine is also anti-fungal and strongly anti-diarrheal. It aids against the infection of mucous membranes such as the lining of the oral cavity, throat, sinus, bronchial, genito-urinary tract and gastrointestinal tract.
– Digestive Health
– Blood Sugar & weight
Organically Grown Goldenseal Root, rhizomes and crowns (Hydrastis canadensis), Pure grain alcohol (20%), Pure filtered water.
Contains No yeast, wheat, gluten, sweeteners, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in our Canadian GMP facility.
Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have a kidney disorder, if you have blood pressure problems, are pregnant or breastfeeding. Consumption of Goldenseal with alcohol, other medications and/or natural health products with sedative properties is not recommended. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Keep out of the reach of children.
Take 1ml (approximately 25 drops) 3 times daily.
Health Canada License (NPN): 80021009
Early North American settlers learned to quickly adopt the Native appreciation of this forest plant. Through experience and experimentation, Goldenseal was found to be a good colouring agent and potent medicine for many ailments.
Since then, this broadleaf herb has risen to a respected position above most herbs. It was listed in the U.S.A. Pharmacopoeia due to its medical importance. Use of Goldenseal has transcended international borders, and it has become a favourite of herbalists and naturopathic doctors the world over.
People often use Goldenseal as an immune system enhancer, infection fighter, natural antibiotic and general health tonic. However, many feel this unique plant can help with any problem.
As a bitter, Goldenseal is one of the best remedies for stomach problems. It aids in problematic digestion by stimulating bile production. Goldenseal’s ability to control spasms has made it a potent treatment for menstrual pain. Additionally, this shade-loving plant is a diuretic and laxative.
Recent research shows diabetics can utilize Goldenseal to help regulate their blood sugar levels and insulin production. Studies also confirm the antimicrobial activity of this perennial is even effective to eliminate the stubborn bacteria that cause diarrhea.
Pure-lē Natural uses premium, organically grown Goldenseal root from the lush Simcoe region of Southern Ontario.