Barberry Root Bark Powder Bulk By The Ounce
Common Names: Barberry, Oregon Grape, Oregon Barberry, Oregon Grapeholly, Trailing Mahonia, Berberis, Jaundice Berry , Woodsour , Sowberry, Pepperidge Bush, Sour-Spine
Scientific Name: Berberis Vulgaris L. and Mahonia Aquifolium Nutt.
Common Uses: The fruits have been used in jams, jellies, and juices. Plant alkaloids have been found to be antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antidiarrheal. Berberine is a uterine stimulant. Native American Indians utilized Mahonia berries to treat scurvy. Also usefull in treating urinary tract infections.
*Warnings: Hypersensitivity reactions (e.g., burning, itching, redness) have occurred in some patients using topical dosage forms. Barberry should not be taken if pregnant or nursing.