Burdock root powder is used in folk medicine as a blood purifier and a diuretic. The root may stimulate bile production as well as regenerate liver cells.
Burdock root may fight certain cancers. Burdock root has antifungal antibiotic properties.
The root can improve the overall health of the skin, can stimulate hair growth treat dandruff. As well as improving kidney function by removing waste and extra water it also has anticancer an anti-tumor properties. This powder may actually fight arthritis due to his anti-inflammatory properties.
A word of caution though pregnant or nursing women should not indulge.