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Reason for taking: Other
7/2/2015 12:55:23 PM

Reviewer: natural woman, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Young son split big toe open from under nail, over top of toe to bottom. Took goldenseal root, steeped for 15 minutes, cooled long enough to still be very warm, had him soak his foot in it until it was cool. Did this four times a day for five days, then a couple times a day for two more days. Wound closed on its own starting 1 1/2 days after beginning therapy. Never a sign of infection. Couldn' ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
6/6/2015 3:43:49 PM

Reviewer: musicengin, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Chiggers: used goldenseal powder with water; paste rubbed into the chigger lesions; stopped the itching, cut down the redness and swelling.

Reason for taking: Other
2/6/2015 8:27:14 PM

Reviewer: klee, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I use this in place of penicillin and it works for me. I just have to take 4 capsules a day, Spring Valley Goldenseal extract recommends 1 tab a day.

Reason for taking: Other
1/3/2015 12:46:50 PM

Reviewer: NEDay, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Using this as a mouth rinse cures my canker sores within 24 hours, even one that became infected. Steep 1 tsp goldenseal leaf in 1 cup hot water (or use equivalent of tincture) with 1/2 tsp salt and dash of cayenne for about 5 mins. Let cool till not too hot then swish a mouthful in area that is affected. Spit out and repeat. Do this several times a day until healed. Can reheat saved mixture to re ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
12/9/2014 7:13:12 AM

Reviewer: Goldenseal, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have a leg ulcer and was given this to take orally 3 - 4 times a day. 10 drops in warm water

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