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Elecampane Root

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Elecampane Root: Raw Organic- The Light Cellar

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Elecampane is a member of the same plant family as the sunflowers and ragweed, native to southern and eastern Europe but naturalized around the world. Persons with allergies to other members of the Asteraceae family (such as feverfew, chamomile, or echinacea) should exercise caution as a potential allergen. Traditionally used for enhancing the skin.    

Usually taken as an infusion add 1-3 tsp hot water steep for 3-15 minutes. Commonly added to cough syrups, expectorants, herbal diuretics. It has also been known to be candied and eaten as a sweetmeat. 

The statements throughout this site are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Individual results may vary. Seek the advice of a competent health care professional for your specific health concerns. If you have a medical condition or are pregnant please consult your  health care provider before use. Information on this site is for educational purposes only.

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