What Herbs Are Used in Bitters and What Are They Good For?

Herbs Used in Grandeur View Bitters

Below is a list of possible benefits of some of the herbs used.  After the herb name is a list of what that herb has been used to treat historically. Below are believed health benefits. Grandeur View Bitters makes no claims that either our bitters or the herbs used in them have medical benefit.

Allspice (Citron Aromatic; Gooseberry Armageddon; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) indigestion (dyspepsia), intestinal gas, abdominal pain, heavy menstrual periods, vomiting, diarrhea, fever, colds, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, pain reliever, circulation, gastrointestinal system, mood, immune system, fungal infections, blood pressure, inflammation.

Angelica Root (Grapefruit Complex) certain cancers, fungus, anxiety, stomach.

Anise (Citron Aromatic; Quake) stomach, intestinal gas, cough, diuretic, appetite stimulant, indigestion (dyspepsia), irritable bowel syndrome.

Cacao Nib (Citron Aromatic; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) oxidative stress, inflammation, heart disease, diabetes risk.

Cardamom (Citron Aromatic; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) heart, high blood pressure, diabetes, liver toxicity, digestive problems, oral health problems.

Cherry Bark (Citron Aromatic; Quake) colds, whooping cough, bronchitis, lung problems, diarrhea, gout, digestive disorders, pain, cancer, sleep issues.

Cinchona Bark (Grapefruit Complex; Quake) appetite, digestive juices, bloating, fullness, stomach problems, hemorrhoids, varicose veins, leg cramps, mild influenza, swine flu, the common cold, malaria, fever, certain cancers, mouth and throat, enlarged spleen, muscle cramps. 

Cinnamon (Alex’s Orange Sumac; Citron Aromatic; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) digestive health, blood pressure, oxidative stress.

Clove (Alex’s Orange Sumac; Citron Aromatic; Gooseberry Armageddon; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) oxidative stress, free radicals, heart disease, diabetes, and certain cancers.

Dandelion Leaf (Citron Aromatic; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) oxidative stress, inflammation, blood sugar, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, liver, weight, certain cancers, digestion, constipation.

Gentian Root (Citron Aromatic; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) liver, spleen, stomach, digestive health.

Lemongrass (Alex’s Orange Sumac) pain, swelling, fever, high cholesterol, menstrual flow, bacteria.

Moringa Leaf (Citron Aromatic) edema, liver, certain cancers, stomach, bacteria, bones, mood.

Peppercorn (Alex’s Orange Sumac; Citron Aromatic; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) oxidative stress, inflammation, blood sugar, cholesterol, certain cancers, digestive.

Quassia Wood (Citron Aromatic) anorexia, indigestion, constipation, fever, intestinal worms, appetite loss, diabetes.

Sumac (Alex’s Orange Sumac) inflammation, cardiovascular, muscle pain, oxidative stress.

Vanilla Bean (Citron Aromatic; Grapefruit Complex; Quake) oxidative stress, gas, anxiety, sleep apnea, toothache, heart, weight.

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