Licorice is taken for various problems: stomach ulcers, heartburn, chronic gastritis, sore throat, bronchitis, cough, and infections caused by bacteria or viruses, as a gargle for canker sores, muscle cramps, eczema, menopausal, symptoms, osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, lupus (SLE), liver disorders, food poisoning, chronic fatigue, recovery after surgery, high cholesterol.
Licorice is taken to improve the function of the adrenal glands, especially in people who have taken steroid drugs long-term. The adrenal glands produce important hormones that regulate the body's response to stress.
Licorice can increase fertility in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and can lower abnormal levels of prolactin.
500 mg capsules
30 Vegetable capsules
Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra)
May increase blood pressure.
Take 2 to 3 capsules twice a day with, before or after meals.