Borage

Scientific Name: Borago officinalis

Borage Information

Borage is used for heart and lung congestion, fevers, and to promote production of mother's milk. Its demulcent properties make it effective against ulcers both internal and external. The seeds, like evening primrose, have been found to be a rich source of gamma linolenic acid.

Borage Benefits

  • Aids in heart and lung congestions
  • Promotes production of mother's milk
  • Effective against ulcers
  • Rich source of GLA

Borage Nutrient Content

Pyrrolizidine alkaloid, including an intermedine, and their acetyl derivatives with amabiline and supinin, choline. Other ingredients include mucilage, tannin, traces of essential oil

Borage Notes

Useful only as an occassional acute remedy for fevers and might be considered safe to use as a sole agent for no more than three to seven days maximum.

Borage Products

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  Nature's Herbs : Borage Power 
 30 softgels, 1300 mg  $14.79   $8.95   More info Discontinued
  Natrol : My Favorite Borage Oil 
 90 caps, 500 mg  $20.79   $12.95   More info Discontinued


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