Diuretic; pectoral. Hepatica tea has been used for bronchitis, liver congestion, gallbladder problems, and kidney and' bladder ailments. It Is also said to stop gastric hemorrhage and vomiting of blood. The fresh Plant is irritating to the skin and should not be used on wounds. CAUTION: Large doses can produce symptoms of poisoning.
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.