- Supports elimination and colon health.
- Supports the urinary system and liver function.
Yellow dock is also sometimes called curled or curley dock. It belongs to the buckwheat family and can be found all over the United States, Europe and Asia. This herb is such a fast grower that it can easily take over gardens like a weed. In colonial times yellow dock was used to support urinary health. Today, herbalists often continue to use this herb to promote urinary system health. It is also used to support liver and colon health.
This prolific herb is one of the easiest and most abundant to grow. In addition to being used by colonial settlers, the Native Americans also used yellow dock medicinally and even tried to keep its benefits a secret from the invading Europeans. Yellow dock contains vitamins and minerals like vitamin C, vitamin A, calcium and phosphorus. Each Nature’s Sunshine capsule contains 460 mg of yellow dock.