CAUTION:: Large doses can cause mild poisoning. Contact with the fresh plant may cause dermatitis In sensitive persons; the juice is a local irritant. Rue is not to be used by pregnant women.
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.