White Willow Bark - SALIX ALBA
(Cut & Sifted) (Wild Crafted) Available in 1 OZ.
Description: White Willow is deciduous tree, belonging to the Salicaeae family. It is a large tree with deeply fissured grey bark and ascending branches. The bark of the White Willow contains salicin, which is related to aspirin and it is the oldest recorded analgesic in human history.
Origin: United States
Other Names: Bay Willow, European Willow, Salicin Willow, Witches' Aspirin, White Willow, Withy, Salicin Willow, Salicyn Willow, Osier, Sough Tree, Saille
Part Used: Bark
Medicinal Uses: White Willow is used to aid the stomach, kidneys, bowels, and intestines. It works like a mild and natural analgesic which is gentle on the stomach. It is also used to cleanse and heal eyes that are infected or inflamed.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions: Avoid using White Willow if you are allergic to aspirin.
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