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Starwest Botanicals, Licorice Root Powder, 16 oz (1 lb) (Discontinued Item)

Starwest Botanicals, Licorice Root Powder, 16 oz (1 lb) (Discontinued Item)

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Out of Stock - Discontinued
  • Shipping Weight:
    1.24 lbs
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  • Product Code: STR-01444
  • UPC Code: 767963014443
  • Package Quantity: 16 oz (1 lb)
  • Dimensions:
    2 x 7.1 x 5 in, 1.05 lbs
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Product Overview


  • Glycyrrhiza Glabra
  • Origin: Pakistan
  • Kosher Certified by Kosher Certification Services

Common Names: Gan cao, sweet root, glycyrrhiza, Radix liquiritiae

Licorice root, which is also known as Glycyrrhiza glabra, is native to Egypt and is also grown in Greece, Turkey and Asia. Licorice root has been used as a dietary supplement to help treat stomach ulcers, sore throats and bronchitis. It is also commonly used in Japan to treat infections caused by viruses like hepatitis and cirrhosis.


Not to be used during pregnancy. Not to be used while nursing. Not for prolonged use or in high doses except under the supervision of a qualified health practitioner; contraindicated for diabetes and in hypertension, liver disorders, severe kidney insufficiency, and hypokalemia.