BURDOCK ROOT EXTRACT – is an extract obtained from burdock roots. The beneficial effect is due to high concentrations of lignans, polyacetylenes and phenolic acids. Burdock root, in traditional folk medicine, is considered a “blood purifier”. According to some sources, it controls both the metabolism and the digestive system, and additionally has diuretic properties. It has a diaphoretic effect, which in turn helps the body get rid of potentially toxic metabolic by-products. BURDOCK ROOT EXTRACT can be found in dietary supplements that fall into the “health and beauty” category. These supplements may also be referred to as “detox preparations.”

Dosage: 500-1000 mg per day