Originally from Central Europe, Gentian, also called Great Gentian, is a plant that is distinguished by its yellow flowers.
In Chinese pharmacopoeia, the action of Long dan cao focuses on the Liver: it drains Heat-Dampness and calms Fire. Thus, this plant is recommended to purify the liver and to facilitate digestion.
Advice for use
Herbal tea : Add 10 g of roots to 500 mL of water, bring to a boil and simmer for 10 minutes over low heat before serving.
- Concentrated powder : two pods (3g) to be taken morning and evening outside of meals. Dilute the dose of powder in a small cup of boiling water, mix well and drink.
- Capsules : Swallow three capsules with a large glass of water morning and evening outside of meals.
Precautions for use
Store away from light and heat. Keep out of reach of children. Food supplement reserved for adults and children over 12 years old. The use of this dietary supplement should not replace a diversified diet and a healthy lifestyle. Do not exceed the recommended daily dose. Not recommended for pregnant and breastfeeding women.