Tincture of Sweet Flag


Acorus calamus


Sweet Flag, Singer's Root, Calamus-root, Flag-root, Sweet Cane, Sweet Cinnamon, Sweet Myrtle, Myrtle Flag, Beewort.




Semi-aquatic, this herb grows all around the world in swamps and marshes, on the banks of streams and in ponds. Cultivated in gardens, but is thought to have originated in Europe. 

A food supplement to support your health.

Extracts such as tinctures or essences offer a convenient alternative to herbal teas. They may also be used in food, food supplements, cosmetics and as a starter ingredient by herbalists in prescription formulas.


Acorus calamus extracted in sugar beet ethanol (alcohol). The part used is the flower. The strength is 1:3 45%.


Adults: Take up to 1 ml (20 drops), 3 times a day in a little water, unless otherwise told by a qualified herbal medicine practitioner. This amount may be added to cold or warm water, juice or another drink.



This food supplement is not recommended if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. If you are unsure whether a herbal product is suitable, please speak to us, or your healthcare practitioner, before using this product.

Side effects

There are no recorded side effects for this product. However, if a side effect is experienced please let us know.

Do not take more than the recommended amount as it may make you feel nauseous.

Drug Interactions

Foods, herbs and food supplements can interact with some medicines. If you are taking medication please check with us, or your healthcare practitioner, before taking supplements and medication together.

More Information

In-depth information about the traditional uses of this herb can be found in our Herbs A-Z section.

Herbal Tincture

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