BURDOCK ROOT AND LEAF
Conditions that can be treated with Ashwagandha
Urinary tract infection
Recommended dosage and preparation
For a decoction, boil a teaspoon of root in 3 cups or 30 minutes. Cool. Drink up to 3 cups a day. It has a sweet taste similar to celery root.
Side Effects and Contraindications
Only use Burdock for Cancer treatment in conjunction with modern medicine after consulting a physician.
Do not give burdock to children under age 2. For older children and people over 65, start with low-strength preparation and increase strength if necessary.
The Toxicology of Botanical Medicines identifies burdock as uterine stimulant. Pregnant and nursing women shouldn't use it.