INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

Dandelion

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Botanical, Extract

Also Known As: Taraxacum officinale, Common dandelion, Blowball, Faceclock

Dandelion is a common flowering plant.  It has long been used by Native Americans and continues to be used in Europe, North America, and China as a food and an herbal remedy to support digestion.

Dandelion is used in health supplements today to promote normal liver function and to support detoxification and healthy digestion.

 

MORE COMING SOON

In the meantime see the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health entry for dandelion, the Examine.com entry for Taraxacum officinale, the Michigan Medicine Health Library entry for dandelion, or the WebMD entry for dandelion for more information.