Icelandic Moss (Cetraria islandica)

£16.00
By Napiers

Size
Description

A herbal food supplement

BOTANICAL NAME

Cetraria islandica

COMMON NAMES

Icelandic Moss, Icelandic Lichen

FAMILY
Parmeliaceae

DESCRIPTION

lichen whose erect or upright, leaflike habit gives it the appearance of a moss.

PART SUPPLIED

The loose dried moss.

AVAILABLE AS

100g / 500g Pouch. Not currently available to customers in the EU.

SUITABLE FOR

Vegetarians and vegans.

DIRECTIONS

Infusion: About 2 teaspoons of herb to 1Litre in a teapot of boiling water. Leave to infuse for 10 to 15 minutes. Flavour with lemon, ginger or honey if desired. Drink 2-3 times a day unless otherwise told by a medical herbalist.

CAUTIONS

Not all herbs are suitable in pregnancy, breastfeeding or for young children, or if you are unwell, have health concerns or an ongoing illness. If in doubt, please ask us, your medical herbalist or healthcare practitioner. Do not use whilst breastfeeding without consulting professional advice. If you are taking any medication, please speak to your healthcare practitioner before using this product. Discontinue use and consult a doctor if adverse reactions occur. This product should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet or lifestyle. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.  

MEDICINAL USE

If you are interested in the medicinal use of this herb please consult a herbalist. Herbs are generally used at medicinal strength, in blends, prescribed for each unique patient's condition.

STORAGE

Keep in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.

PACKAGING

Pouches: Packaged in a biodegradable stand-up resealable pouch. Made with 45% - 60% renewable wood pulp starch. When placed into a composting environment the pouches will biodegrade to compost within 3 months.


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