What is Yellow Dock Root Herb and how is it beneficial?

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What is Yellow Dock Root Herb and how is it beneficial?

Yellow Dock Root (Botanical – Rumex Crispus) is quite a common weed that is native to Europe as well as throughout parts of Asia. However Yellow dock is grown as a vegetable in Europe, and it is used as a medicinal herb in Asia. Rumex Crispus is an herb widely used by herbalists as a general health tonic. Yellow dock is used generally for pain and swelling of nasal passages and the respiratory tract and as a laxative and tonic. Yellow dock is also said to support immunity to fight bacterial infections & Liver functions in jaundice.

It was also used in ancient times as a poultice for common skin disorders and for wounds. It significantly helped to reduce skin inflammation and skin irritation. The modern use of the Yellow Dock Root is to aid in relief from common digestive tract disorders. As per the research study, Rumex has a laxative effect due to the presence of anthraquinone glycosides. This content actually may be helpful to stimulate the release of bile and various digestive enzymes to relieve constipation and minor digestive disorders. Drinking Yellow Dock Root tea preparations daily has also been known to cleanse your entire digestive system to encourage healthy digestion and better absorption of nutrients. The Yellow Dock Root is also helpful as a diuretic to relieve water retention and to facilitate the removal of toxins that can bring harm to the body organs. In the relief of some minor respiratory illnesses, Yellow Dock Root is an expectorant that can loosen phlegm and help relieve symptoms of cough, common cold, and other lower respiratory tract infections. Studies have also shown that Yellow Dock Root has anti-inflammatory properties that can help to alleviate the pain and swelling of joints common in cases of arthritis and rheumatism.

Yellow dock root is used for pain and inflammation of nasal passages & the respiratory tract, and as a laxative, tonic. It is also used to help to combat bacterial infections and sexually transmitted diseases. Yellow dock is also sometimes used to fight intestinal infections, fungal infections, and arthritis.


  • Yellow dock root and Yellow dock powder
  • Used for pain 
  • Swelling (inflammation) of nasal passages
  • Respiratory tract, 
  • Laxative and tonic. 
  • It is also used to treat bacterial infections 
  • Sexually transmitted diseases.

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