Herbal information of Burdock Root in Bulk Powder Form
Common Name: Burdock Root, Lappa, Edible Burdock, Great Burdock
Botanical Name: Arctium lappa
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size: 1 pound
Form: Fine Powder, Certified USDA Organic
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Brand: Starwest Botanicals
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use if on blood thinner medication
California Prop 65
Naturally Occurring Components: The polyacetylenes in burdock inhibit the growth of bacteria and fungi. Burdock contains copper, iron, manganese, sulfur, biotin, zinc, iron, amino acids, mucilage, and vitamins B1, B6, B12, and E.
Product Properties: Acrid, Bitter, Cold
Channels: Lung, Stomach
About Burdock Root
Benefits of Burdock Root Powder
- Botanical support for normal elimination of fluid
- Supports Lymphatic System
- Blood Purifier
- Promotes Blood Circulation
- Used Topically to Benefit the Skin
- Botanical Anti Inflammatory
Nutrient Unit Value per
118 grams 156 grams Water g 80.09 94.51 124.94 Energy kcal 72 85 112 Protein g 1.53 1.81 2.39 Total lipid (fat) g 0.15 0.18 0.23 Carbohydrate, by difference g 17.34 20.46 27.05 Fiber, total dietary g 3.3 3.9 5.1 Sugars, total g 2.90 3.42 4.52 Minerals Calcium, Ca mg 41 48 64 Iron, Fe mg 0.80 0.94 1.25 Magnesium, Mg mg 38 45 59 Phosphorus, P mg 51 60 80 Potassium, K mg 308 363 480 Sodium, Na mg 5 6 8 Zinc, Zn mg 0.33 0.39 0.51 Vitamins Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid mg 3.0 3.5 4.7 Thiamin mg 0.010 0.012 0.016 Riboflavin mg 0.030 0.035 0.047 Niacin mg 0.300 0.354 0.468 Vitamin B-6 mg 0.240 0.283 0.374 Folate, DFE µg 23 27 36 Vitamin B-12 µg 0.00 0.00 0.00 Vitamin A, RAE µg 0 0 0 Vitamin A, IU IU 0 0 0 Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) mg 0.38 0.45 0.59 Vitamin D (D2 + D3) µg 0.0 0.0 0.0 Vitamin D IU 0 0 0 Vitamin K (phylloquinone) µg 1.6 1.9 2.5 Lipids Fatty acids, total saturated g 0.025 0.030 0.039 Fatty acids, total monounsaturated g 0.037 0.044 0.058 Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated g 0.059 0.070 0.092
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About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control
Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.
Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements
Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.
Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.
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DetailsCurrent Stock: 1SKU: 209175-51Global Trade Item Number: 767963023667Manufacturer Part Number 209175-51Condition: NewAvailability: Same-day shipping if ordered before 10:00 AM PST.Width: 8.00 (in)Height: 10.00 (in)Depth: 2.00 (in)