Goldenseal Root. Latin Name: Hydrastis canadensis. Goldenseal root is the more potent part of the Goldenseal plant, it is manufactured to assure a guaranteed natural potency of 5% total alkaloids. Golden Seal is a very important traditional herb. Golden Seal was listed from 1860 to 1926 in the U.S. Pharmacopoeia. It was primarily used for inflammations of the mucous membranes. Native Americans used Goldenseal both internally and externally and also derived a dye from the root. *
Take two capsules daily with water at mealtimes or prepared as a tea. For best results, use for two weeks continuously, then take a one or two week break.
The following list is for serving size of 2 capsulesPrimary Ingredients Amount USRDAGoldenseal Root 1.14 g 0%Other Ingredients: Gelatin, Magnesium Stearate, MilletUsage Warnings: Contraindications: At least one of the active ingredients in Golden Seal may stimulate uterine muscle contraction. Golden Seal may have a drying effect on milk supply, so it cannot be recommended during lactation.