Liquorice root
This herb appears to have promise for treatment of hepatitis and many have reported
favourably on it use.However in large doses or if taken for extended periods it can cause
potassium depletion which can have serious consequences.
Please consult with your doctor if considering taking licorice in large doses or for an
extended period as he may wish to monitor you potassium levels..

From the “Encyclopaedia of Natural Medicine,” Michael Murray, N.D. and Joseph
Pizzorno, N.D.

The recommended dosage of Liquorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) for hepatitis of all kinds is:(Doses
3 times per day)

 Dried root (or as tea, 1 to 2 g.
 Tincture (1:5), 4-6ml (1 to 1.5 tsp)
 Fluid extract (1:1), 0.5-2.0 ml (1/4 to 1/2 tsp)
 Powdered solid extract (4:1), 250-500 mg