Goldenseal has both internal and external applications. It is taken orally to alleviate colds and fevers, stop recurrent ear infections, and stimulate the immune system. Its ability to counter microbes and parasites makes it useful in conditions such as vaginitis and urinary tract infections, and digestive ailments such as infectious diarrhea. Because of its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic actions, which make it useful to clean wounds, reduce hemorrhoids, soothe canker sores, and alleviate skin infections (including ringworm and athlete’s foot). It can also help treat eye infections such as conjunctivitis and blepharitis. Stimulates appetite, effective in treating digestive secretions, assists with peptic ulcers and helps boost digestion.
*This product has not been approved, cleared or otherwise authorized by FDA for use in the diagnosis, mitigation, prevention, treatment, or cure of any disease.