Around the world, components of licorice root have been used for centuries to improve everything from gut to adrenal health.
NutriRestore’s licorice product contains both components, providing a wide range of aid for conditions like POTS, for antiviral and adrenal support, for gut, esophageal, GI and urinary lining health, and low blood pressure.
Licorice also provides help for one of the most commonly reported medical complaints: stomach discomfort. It is extremely helpful for improving GI-related problems.
Stomach complaints can often be attributed to certain bacteria found in food. In order to combat the effects of undesirable bacteria, it’s imperative to have a healthy mucosal lining to stop organisms from entering the body and harming tissue. Licorice has been shown to promote bacterial balance by supporting healthy esophageal lining and mucosal lining in the respiratory and urinary systems and GI tract.
Glycyrrhetinic acid is the component of licorice that helps adrenal health and POTS. Shown to block 11-β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase, the enzyme responsible for the conversion of cortisol to inactive cortisone, this part of licorice is excellent for the adrenal glands.
It can also be beneficial for patients with low blood pressure because it helps normalize blood pressure.
Patients with high blood pressure should consult with their doctor before taking licorice.
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If loose stools occur, stop use and notify your healthcare practitioner.