Slippery Elm Root has been used historically in diverse parts of the world to improve a variety of bodily functions and ailments. Slippery Elm is known to help with coughs as well as sore throats. Can also aid in relieving diarrhea and constipation.
WARNING: Do not use if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant.
“People take slippery elm for coughs, sore throat, colic, diarrhea, constipation, hemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), bladder and urinary tract infections, syphilis, herpes, and for expelling tapeworms. It is also used for protecting against stomach and duodenal ulcers, for colitis, diverticulitis, GI inflammation, and too much stomach acid. Slippery elm is also taken by mouth to cause an abortion. Slippery elm is applied to the skin for wounds, burns, gout, rheumatism, cold sores, boils, abscesses, ulcers, toothaches, sore throat, and as a lubricant to ease labor.”
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