Juniper Berry Extract
Botanical name: Juniperus communis
Part used: Dry berry
Ingredients: Dry Juniper berry, certified organic non-GMO cane alcohol and pure Adirondack water.
Percentage of alcohol used: 70-75%
Ratio plant to menstruum: 1:5
Safety considerations: Use cautiously in pregnancy as it could stimulate contractions. Long term use may irritate the kidneys; do not use Juniper with acute kidney inflammation present. Best used in formula. *If you are using pharmaceuticals, please consult with your health care provider before taking herbs.
About: Juniperus communis is a small coniferous evergreen shrub or tree that grows in the cool areas of the Northern Hemisphere. The fruit are berry-like female cones (called Juniper berries) that ripen to a beautiful purple-black with a blue waxy coating. The qualities of the berries are: bitter and sweet, pungent, warming and drying. These berries have been used traditionally by many Native American tribes.
Recommended Dosage: 10-20 drops, 3 times per day in juice or water.
*Please note our recommended dosage may differ from other sources.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.