Licorice is a strong mucosal anti-inflammatory that can be used for gastric, esophageal, urinary, and respiratory inflammation. It eases dry coughs and sore throats in tea or syrup. Helps stabilize blood sugar levels and is useful in treating both hypoglycemia and diabetes. It is used in many traditional Chinese medicine formulas as a small part.
Energetics: Cooling and moistening
Properties: Adaptogen, anti-inflammatory, antitussive, demulcent, and hypertensive
Precautions: May cause retention of water and should be avoided with high blood pressure.
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