Globe Artichokes are particularly high in antioxidants, in the form of vitamin C and phytonutrients, which are thought to protect cells against the attack of free radicals.
It has the ability to lower cholesterol, protect and support liver function, increase bile production and prevent gallstones. It is a bitter tasting herb.
It is commonly used for
- High cholesterol
- Fatty liver
- Liver disease, poor liver function, liver damage
- Digestive upset including loss of appetite, indigestion, bloating, nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, and flatulence