Common Names: White Birch, Canoe Birch, Paper Birch, "The Giving Tree", Bhoj Patra Botanical Name:Betula pubescens Birch Bark Dosage: Consult your healthcare provider for your correct dosage. Birch Bark Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use with other diuretics. For external use only (in baths or herbal extracts). Not for use except under the supervision of an expert qualified in the appropriate use of this substance. Do not use if have hay fever.
Birch Bark Benefits & Information
Birch bark is derived from the outer bark of the birch tree. Birch bark has been used to construct canoes, make paper and medicinally for centuries. Birch Bark supports urinary health, promotes urination and may benefit joint health. Externally in may benefit the skin. Like other natural herbs, the bark of the Betula pubenscens or birch tree has many uses. It is high in a compound called betulin.
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