CAUTION: Senna should not be used in cases of piles, prolapsed intestine or inflammation anywhere in the intestinal tract. It has a tendency to be habit forming if taken for an extended time. As it is a stimulant laxative, do not use during pregnancy.
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.