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Turkey Rhubarb Root (Powder)

Turkey rhubarb root powder is milled from Rheum officinale, a plant in the buckwheat family native to China. While the leaves of the plant are potentially toxic die to a high concentration of oxalates, the root is one of the most widely used herbs in Traditional Chinese Medicine to support digestive health. The powder also lends astringent qualities to topical formulations.
Also Known As chinese rhubarb, turkey rhubarb, indian rhubarb, da-huang, ta-huang, amla-vetasa
SKU 4592

Certifications

Gluten Free No
Kosher No
Organic No

Ordering & Availability

Minimum Order Quantity 100 lbs

Properties

Application cosmetic - Infuse turkey rhubarb root powder in oil for use in making soaps, salves, ointments, lotions and creams, or in alcohol to produce facial tones. The powder can also be mixed with water for form a paste for topical use.wellness - Encapsulate turkey rhubarb root powder as a dietary supplement. The powder may also be tinctured.safety - Turkey rhubarb root powder is safe for most people, but it should not be taken in large doses are longer than a few weeks. Long-term use may lead to potassium deficiency and bone loss. This herb should not ne used if there is a history of kidney stones or kidney disease, liver disorders, inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis) or irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Country of Origin India

Storage & Packaging

Pack Sizes 1/4 pound, 1 pound
Storage Instructions Keep in a sealed container away from high light, heat and humidity.