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How do you make slippery elm tea?

The inner bark is dried and powdered. It's available in the following forms. For tea, pour 2 cups of boiling water over roughly 2 tablespoons of the powder and steep for a few minutes. To make a poultice (for applying to the skin), mix course powder with boiling water and let cool.

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Keeping this in view, what is the best way to take slippery elm?

If you're taking powdered bark, a typical dosage is about one tablespoon up to three times per day. You can mix it with tea or water. Adding too much slippery elm to the water may cause it to become too thick to ingest. You can add sugar and honey to the drink to make it more palatable.

Additionally, what is slippery elm tea good for? Slippery elm is an herbal supplement used orally to treat conditions such as Colitis/diverticulitis, constipation, cough, cystitis, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, sore throat, ulcer prevention, and urinary tract infections.

Considering this, what are the side effects of slippery elm?

Side effects commonly cited include nausea and skin irritation. Some people may also experience allergy, usually those who are allergic to elm pollen or have a cross-reactive allergy to peach. Because slippery elm can coat the digestive tract, it may interfere with the absorption of certain drugs.

What is slippery elm benefits and side effects?

People take slippery elm for coughs, sore throat, colic, diarrhea, constipation, hemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), bladder and urinary tract infections, syphilis, herpes, and for expelling tapeworms.

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