Qty: 1 oz Bagged
Latin: Vaccinium myrtillus
Plant Family: Ericaceae
Process: Certified Organic and Kosher
Taste/smell: The leaves are astringent and drying.
Historically are used for diabetes and hyperlipidemia and circulatory problems, including varicose veins, hemorrhoids, peripheral vascular insufficiency and easy bruising.
Contraindications: Large quantities of the leaves may cause gastric irritation due to the tannin content.
Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medication.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any disease. This information is for educational purposes only. This information has not be evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.