Glycyeehiza Glbra (Mulethi)

Botanical name: Glycyeehiza glbra

Family: Fabaceae

Common Name: Mulethi, Licorice.

Part used: Root

Phytochemicals: Glycyrrhizin

Final Product:

Glycyrrhizin 20%-30%


  • Licorice lowers stomach acid levels, relieves heartburn and indigestion and prevents ulcer formation.
  • Through its beneficial action on the liver, it increases bile flow and lowers cholesterol levels.
  • In the respiratory system, its soothing and healing action reduces irritation and inflammation.
  • Licorice enhances immunity by boosting levels of interferon, a key immune system chemical that fights off viruses.
  • The phytoestrogens in Licorice have a mild estrogenic effect, making the herb potentially useful in easing certain symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS), such as irritability, bloating and breast tenderness.
  • Its anti-allergic property is useful in allergic rhinitis, conjunctivitis and bronchial asthma.
  • When applied topically, Licorice can be used to fight dermatitis, eczema and psoriasis.