Burdock Root – Arctium lappa.
In China, burdock root is a common vegetable and a popular detoxifier. It has recently generated great interest due to its potential benefits in skin disorders such as eczema. Burdock possesses anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and immune strengthening effects. It is also used as a blood cleanser and digestive stimulant.
primary active(s): inulin, lignans, phenolic acids
contraindications: None noted.