Asafoetida

Asafoetida
Ferula assafoetida

Asafoetida

GRANULES

Half Pound
$33.25 CAD
One Pound
$66.50 CAD
100%
Half Pound
$142.50 CAD
100%
One Pound
$285.00 CAD

POWDER

Half Pound
$20.10 CAD
One Pound
$40.25 CAD
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Properties and Uses:
Antispasmodic, carminative, nervine, expectorant, laxative, sedative. Asafetida acts as a local stimulant to mucous Membrane, particularly that of the alimentary canal. It has been found useful for whooping cough, asthma, and bronchitis, as well as for croup arid flatulent colic in infants. It was formerly used as a sedative for Hysteria, infantile convulsions, and -spasmodic nervous conditions. The rootstock's musky odor makes it a good substitute for musk oil.

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.

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