Ingredients: Wildcrafted Chaparral Leaf (Larrea tridentata), water & organic alcohol.
Extract Ratio: 1:1 herb strength - 8 lbs of dried herb used to make 1 gal of extract w/ 30% alcohol.
Dosage: Add 10 to 20 drops (approx. 1/16 tsp) to water or juice several times each day, as needed
Fun fact: In Chinese medicine, Chaparral treated many infections as well as soothing arthritis. The resins have been used to naturally protect the wood from insects.
Warning: Rare reports of serious liver disease have been associated with ingestion of chaparral. Seek advice from a health care practitioner before use and, in so doing, inform them if you have had, or may have had, liver disease, kidney disease, frequently use alcoholic beverages, or are using any medications. Discontinue use and see a doctor if vomiting, fever, fatigue, abdominal pain, loss of appetite, or jaundice (e.g.dark urine, pale stools, yellow discoloration of the eyes) should occur. Not to be used during pregnancy. Keep out of reach of children.
Packaging: To preserve and maintain their beneficial properties for years, our Herbal Extracts are packaged in light resistant, dark glass amber bottles. The 1 oz sizes come with a traditional style glass dropper and a tamper-evident lid. (Dropper bulb is made with natural rubber.) The 4 oz sizes come with a pressure sealed lid and taper seal poly liner. These elegant bottles are the perfect way to protect light-sensitive liquids because the dark amber glass helps prevent light degradation.
Storage: When properly stored in our amber bottles in a cool dark place, avoiding heat, sunlight, and exposure to air, our liquid herbal extracts will last a minimum of 5 years.
Note: This item is considered flammable for shipping purposes and can only be shipped via UPS Ground and UPS Standard to Canada.