||Bark, berries, root
||Promotes healthy gallbladder and liver
functions, Alterative, Diuretic, Laxative
|How to use
||capsules, poultice, tea
||milk thistle, dandelion
Buckthorn is a close
relative of Cascara Sagrada, and has the same type of
laxative affect. If used in excessive amounts it can cause
griping and excessive catharsis.
The Little Herb Encyclopedia by Jack
Healthy Healing by Linda Page N.D
Herbal Medicine: Expanded Commission E Monographs by M.