Marshmallow Root Glycerite (Althaea officinalis)
A herbal food supplement
Althaea officinalis radix
A food supplement to help support and soothe mucous membranes of the urinary, digestive and respiratory tracts.
Extracts such as glycerites offer a convenient sugar and alcohol free alternative to herbal tinctures. Many are used in food, food supplements, and as an ingredient by herbalists in prescription formulas. Glycerites can be used for people of all ages.
Althaea officinalis root extracted in vegetable glycerine. The part used is the root. The strength is 1:10 70%.
Adults: Take up to 10 ml (200 drops), 3 times a day in a little water, unless otherwise told by a qualified herbal medicine practitioner. Do not exceed the stated dose.
Not all herbs are suitable in pregnancy, breastfeeding or for young children, or if you are unwell, or taking any medication. If in doubt, please ask us, your medical herbalist or healthcare practitioner. May delay the absorption of oral drugs if taken simultaneously. Take at least 2 hours away from other medications. A very safe herb and food. May cause some stomach upset in some individuals.
Bottles: The 100ml (with tamper evident glass dropper pipette) bottles are made from environmentally sustainable Cosmetic Glass, as they are fully recyclable, and are manufactured using 40% recycled content from external sources. Recycling code: 70 - GL (Glass - Mixed). The 250ml, 500ml and 1 Litre bottles are made from recyclable amber PET with a screw top closure (does not contain dropper pipette). Recycling code: 01.
Dropper Lid and Screw Top Lids: Mixed plastic. Recycling code: 07.
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