Marshmallow root is a perennial herb native to Europe, Western Asia and Northern Africa.
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Marshmallow root is a perennial herb native to Europe, Western Asia and Northern Africa. It has been used as a folk remedy for thousands of years to treat digestive, respiratory and skin conditions.
Actions include: anti-inflammatory, antibacterial.
Research suggests that marshmallow is an effective way to treat leaky gut syndrome as it helps restore integrity of the gut lining by forming a protective layer around small junctions. An important herb in Ayurvedic medicine to boost immunity and prevent disease.
|Botanical Name||Althea officinalis|
|Country of Origin||China|
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