Rhodiola Root Powder

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ETA: 10/20/2022
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$8.10 
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ETA: 10/20/2022
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$20.24 

Rhodiola root is regarded as an adaptogen. It has been used for centuries in Russia and Scandinavia to counter the stressful effects of living at high-altitudes and cold temperatures can have on physical stamina and resistance to illness. It has also held a place of reverence in the traditional system of medicine in China, where the herb is known as hina hóng jǐng tiān.

a.
quick look

information at a glance

originUnited States
active compoundsFatty acids (monounsaturated oleic acid, palmitic, linoleic acid, anthocyanin 3-glycosides, cyanidin-3-rutinoside and cyanidin-3-glucose, catechin, ellagic acid, epicatechin, ferulic acid, gallic acid, gallotannins, p-hydroxy benzoic acid, protocatechuic acid, p-coumaric acid and vanillic acid.
plant part usedroot
processingpowder

b.
buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips

storage tipsStore in a sealed container away from direct heat and sunlight.
appearance & aromaRhodiola root powder is golden beige to light bronze in color. Depending on origin and composition, it may have a mild floral scent.
flavor profileBitter with slight floral undertones. Pair with sweet herbs, such as rose petals, elderberry or goji in beverages.

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uses

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cosmeticUse rhodiola root powder in soaps, lotions, facial toners and other skin care formulas.
decorativeThe powder may be mixed with water to create a dye for cotton, wool and handmade papers, sometimes in combination with coffee, hibiscus or annatto.
culinaryRhodiola root powder is typically taken in capsule form, but it may be used in tisanes and tonics, or mixed into cooked foods.
industrialRhodiola root powder should not be taken longer than 6-12 weeks. This herb may interfere or with several prescription medications, including immunosuppressants, antihypertensive drugs, antidiabetes drugs, P-glycoprotein substrates and CYP2C9 substrates. Do not use in conjunction with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), anti-anxiety medications or other psychotropic drugs unless under the supervision of a prescribing physician. Avoid during pregnancy and lactation.

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