It stimulates bile production, which helps digestion, particularly of fats.
Yellow dock root can stimulate a bowel movement to help remove lingering waste from your intestinal tract; it also increases the frequency of urination to assist in toxin elimination. Maintaining an efficient rate of waste elimination can help prevent toxins from accumulating in the liver, gallbladder, and bloodstream and circumvent the associated problems.
Yellow dock is a great herb that helps to cleanse and heal the digestive tract, by soften the stools, stimulating digestive juices and supporting liver function.
Evaluations of the antioxidant potential of yellow dock root have confirmed it to reduce oxidative stress.