Marshmallow Root (Althaea officinalis) is a natural herb that is effectively used to assist in stimulating and cleansing the kidneys and bladder. Marshmallow leaf and root are used for pain and swelling (inflammation) of the mucous membranes that line the respiratory tract. They are also used for dry cough, inflammation of the lining of the stomach, diarrhea, stomach ulcers, constipation, urinary tract inflammation, and stones in the urinary tract.
People sometimes apply marshmallow leaf and root directly to the skin for pockets of infection (abscesses) and skin ulcers; and as a poultice for skin inflammation or burns, and for other wounds. Marshmallow leaf is used topically as a poultice for insect bites. Marshmallow root is applied to the skin as an ingredient in ointments for chapped skin as well as for pain and swelling of the feet and hands due to exposure to the cold
2 ounce tincture.
As a Certified Herbalist in the State of New York, Andrew has created single herb tinctures to treat specific ailments! Recommended to his patients for treating all types of conditions, these herbs are proportionally measured and formulated for a wide variety of syndromes. These Organic and Wildcrafted herbs are decocted in alcohol for better disbursement. They are made into liquid tinctures to be taken in water or under the tongue. Choose from our large and unique selection cultivated and decocted in small batches to ensure freshness.