Slippery Elm Bark Powder
- A species of elm that is native to North America. The inner bark of the slippery elm tree is the part that is used in a variety of traditional medicines.
- The demulcent properties make it excellent for treatment of sore throats, coughs, and for soothing stomach and intestinal problems.
Suggested Use: Can be mixed with hot water to make a tea, or it can be added to smoothies or juices. To make a tea that is soothing to the digestive tract, slippery elm is commonly mixed with licorice root. The powder can be taken in capsule form or mixed with a small amount of warm water and used topically as an emollient poultice.
Storage: Store in a cool, dark, dry place.
Safety: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using any herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.