Horseradish

Scientific Name

Cochlearia armoracia


Overview

Horseradish root stimulates blood circulation and acts as an antibiotic.  It treats lung and urinary infections and rheumatoid conditions.  When using horseradish for external conditions, be aware of the potential for blistering skin.  Individuals who are taking thyroxine for low thyroid function are not advised to use horseradish.


Function


Forms Available


Recommended Intake


Deficiency


Sources in the Diet


Challenges Presented


Watson Products


Sources

  1. [0] – The New Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, and Herbs