Rubia tinctorum

aka: Xiang Ru

Properties and Uses:
Astringent diuretic, emmenagogue. Madder is useful for all problems with the urinary tract, particularly where the- urine becomes alkaline. As a treatment supporting other measures, it has been used for rickets, slow healing broken bones, inflammations, lack of appetite, diarrhea, and hectic fever. Externally, a decoction of madder can be used for skin problems, especially tubercular conditions of skin and mucous tissue.

Madder ROOT


$12.50 CAD

30 ml

$27.50 CAD

100 ml

$55.50 CAD

250 ml

$87.50 CAD

500 ml

$160.00 CAD

1000 ml

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Herbie's Herbs' Tinctures

Herbie’s Herbs tinctures are alcohol-based preparations macerated in 50% distilled cane sugar alcohol at a 1:2 ratio. Read more here

Compared to other methods, alcohol helps extract nearly all active constituents from a herb yielding stronger tinctures that require a lower dose to attain beneficial effects.

Alcohol eliminates the growth of bacteria and mold while preserving the valuable constituents resulting in a much longer shelf life.