Facts: Dandelion Tea Benefits

Some of the many traditional benefits of dandelion tea, just for starters:

  • Dandelion tea tastes good (especially with a sweetener like honey or sugar—or, a good taste with a no-carbohydrate choice, like xylitol).
  • Dandelion tea benefits your health (in fact, it’s very good for you)—as health enthusiasts world wide can attest for this delicious herbal remedy.
  • Dandelion tea forms a prime medical ingredient in over half the phytonutrient blends on the market (weight loss, rejuvenation, detoxification; digestive, liver, kidney, & skin supplements).
  • Dandelion tea uses include as an ingredient in cooking.
  • Dandelion tea aids in digestion, and functions well to relieve digestive disorders like constipation and diarrhea.
  • Dandelion tea works great to purify the blood and cleanse the system.
  • Dandelion tea enhances detoxification, by stimulating urination and, in addition, by replacing the potassium lost in that process.
  • Dandelion tea is one of the most effective herbs for getting the bloat out and helping relieve water retention.
  • Dandelion tea has specific action inreducing inflammation, of the gall bladder and of the bile duct, and for rheumatism and arthritis.
  • Dandelion tea improves the function of and maintains optimum liver, kidney, pancreas, spleen, stomach, and gall bladder functions.
  • Dandelion tea helps in treating chronic hepatitis and jaundice disorders, and encourages healing of damaged tissues caused by alcohol liver disease.
  • Dandelion tea helps reduce high cholesterol.
  • Dandelion tea contains antioxidants that help your body fight off toxic bacteria and viruses.
  • Dandelion tea helps with weight control—especially with weight loss.
  • Dandelion tea strengths incorporate well into muscle building programs for weight lifters.
  • Dandelion tea actively ameliorates disease—it is a potent disease-fighter—and helps the body heal, helps boost immunity, and combat cancer, heart disease, and age-related memory loss.
  • Dandelion tea aids health maintenance for people suffering from Type-1 and Type-2 diabetes.
  • Dandelion tea transfers magnificent amounts of minerals and vitamins: A, C, D, E, & B complex, calcium, potassium, magnesium, iron, zinc, manganese, copper, choline, and boron, etc. when infused in hot water.
  • Dandelion tea can be made solely from the blossoms, the leaves, or the roots (roasted or not)—or, the entire plant.
  • Dandelion tea is traditionally served plain (as is), and also made into other beverages—like ale, beer, “coffee”, and wine.
  • Dandelion tea as a face wash cleanses  complexion, improves skin clarity.
  • Dandelion tea makes a great bath addition, especially when made from older, stronger (tougher) leaves.
  • Dandelion tea can serve as an inspiration for a great tea party!
  • Making dandelion tea by gathering fresh plants is good exercise (and, some people say, improves the look of your lawn).
  • Composting spent dandelion tea blossoms, leaves, and/or roots, after drinking your dandelion tea, improves soil composition.

Are you ready for Dandelion Tea? Do you want its health benefit rewards?
You can purchase it on our site now for a reasonable price!

Tea, the world’s second most commonly consumed beverage, ranks next to water.

We welcome your comments! We want to hear how dandelion tea benefits you!

107 Responses

  1. Diane Says:

    Sounds like I need to start incorporating my dandelion supplement every day and not just when trying to combat a problem! And don’t overlook the only sweetner that is actually “good” for you-Stevia, because it is actually a supplement! Just another benefit of the Japanese diet that helps them develop and maintain virtually anatomically correct bodies :)

  2. Ruth Says:

    Hi, Diane! Thank you for writing! You are right! “A dandelion a day keeps health problems away!” How do you like that? (I just made it up. Sounds good to me!)

    Yes, Stevia, yes, yes!!! Sorry, I forgot–I like Stevia. It’s good. Thank you! Ruth

  3. Vikrant Says:

    hi,

    Is that safe for Cronic Renal failure Patients?

    E-mail:- vikrant1_tanwar@yahoo.co.in

    vikrant

  4. Jeanette Says:

    GREAT promises to fix so many of my health negativities. I can hardly wait to try to see results. I’ll let you know.
    Jeanette

  5. N Shah Says:

    Sorry, sending this note again as I sent this note using your “About Us” page.

    Hello,
    You have a great website with lot of info. I see great benefits from drinking Dandelion Tea but not sure if it can help me with my allergic condition. Since last two weeks, I started having this red itchy bumps and swelling in hands, upper front and lower back, shoulders and face as well. Week back I went to medical unit and they said I’m having Hives (Urticaria). Though I’m not sure what’s causing this hives. They gave me steroid shot and put me on steroid pills and been also taking benedryl. I’ve been searching for some home remedy but didn’t find anything until just now.

    Can you please tell me if Dandelion Tea helps with hives and curing them permanently so that I don’t have to rely on over the counter medicines that works only temporary.

    thank you!
    N Shah

  6. Janet Says:

    I have just started drinking dandelion tea, and I love it. I am beginning to feel the benefits already. I am drinking 1 cup a day…should it be more? I have Fibromyalgia an gallstones plus arthritis. I’m getting the detox effect I think. Great. I am also drinking nettle tea.

  7. Ashley (Taste for Healthy) Says:

    I love dandelion tea for getting rid of bloat… fast! But it is nice to be reminded of all the other benefits it offers as well. Thank you for sharing! :)

  8. Ruth Says:

    Thank you for writing, Ashley! Great to hear from you! Ruth

  9. Gramma D Says:

    I bought the dandilion tea leaves. so now I need to know how much to use per cup of water and how long to brew. I need to get relief for constipation.

  10. Ruth Says:

    Hi, Gramma D!

    I am happy to hear from you, glad to hear you bought dandelion tea leaves (hopefully from clicking on our website page!), and expect you will have a well-working constitution soon! Suffering from constipation is unpleasant and uncomfortable as well as unhealthy. Natural remedies like drinking dandelion tea treat your digestive tract gently to conquer constipation.

    The colon needs liquid to keep fit. Enjoy herbal (dandelion) tea; also drink a glass of water at least 5 times a day. When people are not thirsty, they sometimes forget they need to drink. And sometimes people drink things (lots of alcohol) that dry out the colon. Especially for necessary relief from constipation, ensure you drink enough water (2 liters, or quarts, a day).

    To avoid a lot of colon problems, eat a varied diet full of whole high-fiber organic, nutrient-dense foods low in unrefined sugars, including (leafy) vegetables, berries, Granny Smith Apples, beans, nuts, and seeds (with lots of raw foods) as well as drink sufficient water and get good exercise, also healthy things like manage your stress and get regular healing deep sleep.

    Help to answer nature’s call: Boil 1 dandelion teabag in 1 cup water, or pour 8 ounces boiling water over 1 dandelion teabag; let steep about 5 minutes. Drink a couple times a day and at bed time. Expect the symptoms of constipation to be resolved in a day. Squeezing lemon juice into your dandelion tea or water helps soften — and speed up — your system.

    I am an active flight attendant, not a medical doctor, so please consult a health professional if you have more than a simple temporary blockage.

    On New Year’s Eve I sipped dandelion tea while working a night flight over the north Atlantic Ocean, also on New Year’s Day, working the flight home!

    Ruth

  11. lianna Says:

    hi
    dendelion has worked for me in many ways!! and i mix it with nettle tea and have all the health benefits i can get…. it has helped me loose weight and keep my skin and health so healthy.
    I would recomend it to every one.

    lianna

  12. Rob Says:

    So many good benefits from something that is free and abundant.

  13. Ruth Says:

    I like that, Rob! Thank you!

  14. Amy Rafferty Says:

    Hi, has anyone tried it for fecal incontinence? I have tried everything and nothing seems to really work. I am at a point were I have to wear diapers to work.

    If anyone has any suggestions please feel free to email me at arafferty@raileurope.com

    Thank you!

  15. Eva Says:

    Hello Everyone,

    Great page. I am new to dandelion tea and I have a question – when using the blossoms, can I also use blossoms that are closed? or do they need to be open for the great benefits?

    Thank you – Eva

  16. Ruth Says:

    Eva,
    I’m happy to say you can use any part of the plant anytime, closed or open.
    Thank you for your comment!
    Ruth

  17. Eva Says:

    Hi Ruth,

    Thank you very much for responding sooo fast. I’m just going to my yard in Orangeville, ON and pick some closed blossoms.

    Cheers Ruth,
    Eva

  18. Ruth Says:

    Happy foraging!

  19. Georgia Says:

    Dandelion is an excellent tea if you have high blood pressure. I drank one cup of tea for 5 days and my blood pressure came down really fast. The following week I drank 1 cup of tea every other day. You cannot drink this tea every day your pressure will come down too low.

  20. Fi Says:

    Hi,
    I have a cup of dandelion tea everyday. My question is: I have it as a ‘latte’ – frothy milk and sugar – will I still have the health benefits if made like this or should I be having it plain? I love my latte’s !!! And I’m able to replace a coffee latte with a dandelion latte with great satisfaction! I find it just as delicious as coffee but better for me !
    Thank you.

  21. Ruth Says:

    Hi, Fi! (So far, so good?)
    Thank you for writing! I love hearing about your daily dandy-”latte”!
    A delicious way for dandelion to deliver its many health benefits!
    For an even healthier beverage, have you tried sweetening with honey – and yet healthier still, with xylitol or stevia? (Stevia, by the way, and dandelion are plant relatives; both are related to the sunflower family. Xylitol made from a birch tree looks and tastes quite like sugar but without the carbohydrates.)
    It’s all in good taste, and getting better and better! Ruth

  22. Joan Pallister Says:

    Hi There, I would like to know whether Dandelion can produce and apetite for people with no appetite.
    Regards Joan

  23. Clair Says:

    Wow loved reading this page I brought myself some dandelion tea yesterday as I was told it may help with constipation very pleased to read it has so many other heath benefits….. Time to drink up. Clair

  24. Ruth Says:

    Hi Clair, Glad to hear from you! I’m hoping you stay very pleased and keep in good health! …I’ll drink up with you! Ruth

  25. anne Says:

    im taking blood pressure tablets and cholestrol tablets is it ok to drink dandelion tea

  26. marjorie Says:

    Read about the benefits of dandelion tea. I have high cholesterol, have had 2 strokes. one in 09 and the worst one in jan. of this year. I’m on plavix and a statin drug. do you have any knowledge for me to beware of if I start on this tea? I search the web alot to find out answers. When I had my first stroke it didn’t cause too much damage. Wasn’t on any drugs when 2nd one hit as I was allergic to statins. With this 2nd stroke they found provocol that is working fine. Never wanted to be in drugs, but if it prevents me from having another stroke, I will continue.Second stroke left me in a wheelchair with left side damage. I like the sound of the dandelion tea and the fact it lowers cholesterol. Any knowledge to my question would help me. thank you. marjorie

  27. joan Says:

    iam drinking my dandellion tea with milkm will i still get the benifits it offers how often can i drink this tea

  28. jerome Says:

    recent liver hepatocellular carcioma ablated then stroke approx 2-3 months ago ….urine retention pain being screened for bladder cancer now it will be a week before that is omelet with urine spin test and analysis? by va health care system difficulty getting proper attention here last month…. uine retention then i tried dandy lion tea almost imeadate relief with a strong brew 24 oz emptied ill bladder twice now frequent urination night sweats nausea much abdominal pain difficulties getting timely care at va system can…. dandy lion tea cure a UTI it does relief pain and urine retention ymtoms will be 10 days before i see a urologist am i in a emergent situation? i am self diAGNOSING AS I HAAVR LITTLE MEDICAL SUPPORT AND WONDERING IF trip to the er is in order

  29. Ruth Says:

    Dear Jerome, Thank you for writing. I am glad the dandelion tea gives you relief so fast. I am a flight attendant. In the air when we have such an emergency, we make an onboard announcement asking for help from medical personnel on the airplane. So I will make an announcement now: will someone please respond to help Jerome? Visitors to our website, thank you for your time and attention! Ruth

  30. jerome Says:

    oh well the tea is wonderful the symptoms come an go what to do ? confusion …….i am 67 and told this is a symptom of a UTI FOR elderly people. must way for medical attention and wondering if ER is in order or should i wait 10 days for appointment still have 2 bottles of urine left to fill for screening over the next 2 days? the focs don’t seem that concered. I thank God ffor this remedy for summon relief this day two for tea i make it very strong and it works very quickly i am just learning about it praying that this natural remedy will keep me safe until i see a urologist

  31. Ruth Says:

    Dear Jerome, I appreciate you wrote again. I am thankful that the dandelion tea works very quickly for you. My heart goes out to you and I am also praying for you. I hope you will be able to stay safe and sound, and get any help you need. Ruth

  32. Aman Says:

    I bought dandelion root c/s organic,thinking its the loose tea.
    It has a warning:
    Contraindicated in blockage of the bile ducts, acute gallbladder ,inflammation and intestinal blockage.

    Really confused! What to to with this bag of roots.

  33. Ruth Says:

    Dear Aman,
    I found the statement below just above the contraindication warning you quoted, and hope it helps to clarify and give the information you need:
    “Dandelion is generally regarded as safe but some people report allergic or asthmatic reaction to this herb. Dandelion is a member of the Asteraceae/Compositae family and people that are allergic to chamomile chrysanthemums yarrow feverfew ragweed sunflower daisies or other members of the Asteraceae family may be allergic to dandelion as well. Dandelion is not recommended for patients with liver or gallbladder disease because of the traditional belief that dandelion stimulates bile secretion although there are no studies of animals or humans that support this belief.”

    Many people over many millennia have safely enjoyed the healthy benefits of dandelion – I hope you are able to do that, too! Ruth

  34. Nia Says:

    Hello Ruth! I just so happen to love the very honest and open-minded mentality of the Germans! (I lived in Berlin for a year). Than you for this site! I have been drinking dandelion tea for a little over a week now because I am trying to alkalise my system (I have a lot of acid symptoms and I take some strong asthma medication). I have also been sweetening the tea with Xylitol for its alkalising affect on the body and dental benefits. Though I typically brush my teeth regularly, I have been slacking over the past couple of months and brushing with baking soda/Natrium (not baking powder/Nicht Backpulver) some days but, completely skipping others. A week ago I started washing my mouth out with the tea, lemon and Xylitol because I have begun feeling like I had an infection beneath my gums. The first time I drank it I got a strong sensation in my mouth so I thought that maybe it was causing a problem. The next morning I noticed that the pain and irritation from the possible infection, that I had been having for more than a week was almost completely gone! I went to the dentist this week and for the first time in my life I was told that I have excellent oral hygiene.

    I also have sinuses that do not open up without medication and they are now opening up without any medication. I have two strange hives that are located in the same spot on my cheeks on each side of my nose – I think this may be a sign of detoxification and why my sinuses are open. Dandelions are considered a cultural food in the southern United States where my grandparents are from. I don’t like the taste so making the tea is a good option for me. Thanks again!

    Tschüß!

  35. Ruth Says:

    Hello Nia! Vielen herzlichen Dank – many heartfelt thanks!!

    I love what you wrote! Thanks for sharing your application for great mouth hygiene, clear sinuses, successful detox! All simple and easy on the taste buds! Congratulations and all the best wishes!

    Ruth

  36. Lori Says:

    I had a ruptured gallbladder and had to have it removed (full of stones). Can I still drink this tea?

  37. mary Says:

    I would like to know if this tea is okay for kidney transplant patients and also my mother inlaw is suffering from cancer started in colon moved to brain now is affecting her liver. Noticed above that these questions were asked but never really answered.

    Dandelion is not recommended for patients with liver or gallbladder disease because of the traditional belief that dandelion stimulates bile secretion although there are no studies of animals or humans that support this belief.”

    I am Really concerned with the liver as noted not to use if you have liver disease (does this include cancer) trying to improve quality of life for her.Thank you Mary

  38. Andy Says:

    Enjoyed reading the benefits of dandelion tea.
    I primarily have started drinking dandelion tea to hopefully assist in the slowing down of Chronic Lymphocyte Leukemia,but noting the other benefits it has I see it as a win win for me right across the board.

  39. Adrienne Says:

    Hi Ruth, I was listening to the radio and they was talking about the Dandelion tea. I’m over weight will that tea help my weight lost??

  40. Elise Taylor Says:

    I’ve enjoyed reading almost everyones comments and the factual information provided I just wanted to know how this tea performed when dealing with weightloss Im almost at the point of obesity and wanted to shred a few pounds will this tea help with that?

  41. Ajene Says:

    Hello I just brought the dandelion tea yesterday for weight loss! Do you have any suggestions or things I should worry About while I am on this tea?

  42. Lisa Says:

    Do you break out in hives when you start drinking the tea? That I do not want as I have a clear compextion.

  43. sonia escobedo Says:

    do the dandelion pills work just the same as the tea & for all the same thing the tea works for??

  44. Que Says:

    Im taking cummdin to stin ny blood, can I drink this tea while taking a blood thinner?

  45. sajjad kamran Says:

    Can someone guide me if dandelion tea can be taken in G6PD deficiency condition?

  46. Ricksdiy Says:

    Hi, I have a mix of Dandelion and also Catsear (aka False Dandelion) in my yard, the Catsear looks identical other than the leaves are hairy, anyone know if it’s the same benefits as Dandelion?

  47. Kuru Says:

    Hello. Someone thanked you for your tips on oral hygiene. How can I find those? Great Dandelion inspiration. I’m having some right now.

  48. Ruth Says:

    Thanks for writing, Kuru! Glad to hear from you! The oral hygiene response you are looking for is under Facts: Dandelion Tea Benefits , comment #28, from Nia. Glad to hear you are enjoying dandelion tea! I’d love to join you! Ruth

  49. Kuru Says:

    Wow, great Ruth. I was just having an occasional cup, but it’s going to be a staple as of this moment. Also, I have a friend who really needs this info and tea for her mouth and sinuses!
    Thanks so much.
    Aloha, Anne

  50. Zel Says:

    Hi there. I have a question… Can you get too much of this tea? I don’t drink a hot cup of tea as its way too hot where I live for hot drinks. Instead I like to mix a cup of this tea in my bottle of water to drink during the day. I use about 3 teabags in a 2 liter bottle.

  51. Zel Says:

    As of today I will also start using a used teabag on my face as a toner. My dad used to have this huge son spot on his face, it started turning into a mole. When I saw him for the first time in a year, it was gone. He says all he did was rub a Dandelion on it. He convinced me…

  52. Dale Says:

    Can i drink COLD dandelion tea? My sister boiled dried dandelion roots yesterday for her morning tea and theres a lot left. I dont want to waste it so i strained and put it in the fridge. Was it okay to drink it like that? How long should i store it in the fridge?

  53. admin Says:

    Yes, it’s as good cold as hot.

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  55. birdmo Says:

    I just found this site while looking for a detox tea for a recent boil that came up on my left breast. I am definitely walking outside right now to pluck some dandelions!!! Thanks!!!

  56. eric Says:

    hi this is really interesting and i am going to try some for my water retention,my feet are very swollen and nothing seems to work can this be taken with medication,i am a little worried thanks eric

  57. ambika pradhan Says:

    Very useful information for all of us. I have plenty of this plant in my surroundings.Thanks a lot.

  58. Tai Bey Says:

    Try this tea with agave as a sweetener instead of honey or sugar. Sugar is terrible for the human body and contrary to popular belief, so is honey.

  59. Jane Says:

    Stevia would be much better for you, even honey, as long as it’s raw. There is much doubt about the healthiness of agave since it is pretty much fructose. Check it out!

  60. Annie Says:

    Hi there Ruth

    For the full health benefits of dandelion tea, is it better to drink the tea bags? All i have is instant granules but not sure whether this will help.

    Trying to get away from my over the counter medication for menstrual cramps.

    And Tai Bey, yes honey can be dodgy for the system as well.. I ended up with pancreatitis from eating too much honey.

  61. Ruth Says:

    Hi Annie,

    Thank you for writing! The effective ingredients of the dandelion herb and its unique taste are largely preserved with a gentle production process that will produce instant granules. I hope for your success, would love for you to write back with your personal results, and wish you all the best!

    Sincerely yours, Ruth

  62. Deborah Says:

    Could you please advise me how many cups of dandelion tea would I need a day to help with Weight loss and Arthritis.
    Thankyou for your help.
    Deborah

  63. Linda Says:

    Interested in finding out if anyone knows if dandelion tea has any adverse effects with blood thinners. Starting a detox today for my liver but a little concerned about meds I have to take because I had to have a stent.

  64. Elaine Says:

    Hi, is dandelion tea helpful for fatty liver and liver detox?

  65. Ruth Says:

    Hi, Elaine, Dandelion tea is very good and helpful for a liver detox! Ruth

  66. Gia Says:

    I’ve been using the fresh dandelions from my garden. I just wanted to warn people that if they use an insecticide they may want to buy it insted of using their own.

  67. Jane Calhoun Says:

    Hi, I’ve had my gallbladder removed, is it safe to take the tea, and also I take alot of medication for COPD , such as steroids ” prednisone”, blood pressure , I also suffer from constipation Is it safe to drink? Thank you..

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  71. Keith Says:

    I have just started to drink dandelion tea. I am type2 diabetic and recently (due to excessive heat at the moment)have been diagnosed with mild edema. I consulted my doctor about drinking this herbal tea rather than popping more pills and he agreed. So far it seems to have reduced the swelling around my ankle area. I am very pleased with this and to be honest, it is a far more pleasant way to treat mild edema than taking more drugs into my system. This is not a treatment for those with excessive swelling from edema, but I can’t see it being a bad thing to use it in combination with subscribed medication. Above all it doesn’t taste bad at all.

  72. Marylu Says:

    Hi – Hoping for some advice. I have just started drinking the tea. I have high blood pressure and am also carry a bit too much weight at the moment.
    I find that the tea does not taste very nice at all and so far have mixed it with Rooibos (Red Bush) which made it marginally better. Are there capsules you can take or is the tea the only option.
    Any advice would be most welcome.
    Thanks

  73. Chris Says:

    Love Dandelion tea, i try to drink at least a cup daily.

    Although i also love nettle tea, which is another great general tonic herb.

  74. Tara Says:

    Just a reminder for those picking their own dandelions, make sure you are not using dandelions from a yard that has been sprayed with pesticides. You could be causing yourself more harm than good.

  75. Sydney Says:

    Where can I find dandelion tea? I want to try this great thing I have recently discovered!

  76. Wendy Says:

    I received my dandelion tea today and I already have a cup made. Can’t wait to start reaping the benifits.

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  78. lilly Says:

    I just started drinkinh dandelion tea hoping to loss weight. I just wanted to know is it safe to take while ur breastfeeding?

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  81. Kerry Says:

    I bought dandelion tea today to help with bloating. I read in the chain that it lowers blood pressure. I have normal blood pressure and concerned about not drinking too much. What would be safe amount? I used to drink a lot of green tea and because Im.mildly anaemic it made me more!
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  82. Pam Says:

    To accomplish a steady weight loss how many cups of tea a day would be recommended & also can too many cups have any bad effects

  83. gloria Says:

    hi, just want to ask if it is ok for me to drink the tea having been diagnose with fatty liver and pancreas and also they’ve seen a stone in my gallbladder…God bless you more…

  84. julia Says:

    Thank you for sharing this great information on dandelion . It’s amazing what a wonder herb God has given to mankind. A friend introduced me to it and i have been taking it once a while especially any time i have pains in my bones i get relieved. I will use it more regularly now and recommend it to my clients thank you Ruth.

  85. Rhoda Says:

    Does adding milk to dandelion tea reduce or interfere with it`s benefits?

  86. Jennifer Says:

    Does anyone experience a tingling sensation in their mouths during or after drinking this tea? Nothing uncomfortable, just different.

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  88. marjorie Says:

    I had high cholesterol and took western medicine for 6 years, and my cholesterol was still boardly high, 230,and still had to continuing medicine. In the fall of 2013, heard people talked about dandelion was good for human’s health in general (not knowing particular on certain ill or chronic disease), I started to pick up and eat 0.3 oz of fresh dandelion leaves (I have a organic back yard for 20 years) 3 or 4 times per week.
    Surprisingly from my blood test Lab result, my LDL and TRI cholesterol went down to only half compared from 4 month’s before, and of course my total cholesterol was so perfect and beautiful. I
    instantly thought the Lab made a big mistake, and I insisted my doctor to contact the Lab to discuss it. Then my another blood draw and lab test result came to the similar same.
    Make the story short, I changed my doctor and had a new test on January 2014, the result was still perfect. And then I knew neither my previous doctor nor the Lab making any mistakes, and the only thing I did different was my dandelion diet since last fall.
    However, I quit my medicine on my own decision, and will take a blood test next month to see it.

    One disappointment to me was my high blood sugar did not go down at all. Therefore, I am still take Metformin for this. I search internet information and realized dandelion root would help for blood sugar, and that is what I am going to consume soon.

    Overall, a suggestion “WE CAN NOT TOTALLY DEPEND ON EITHER HERB OR WESTERN MEDICINE, JUST TAKE IT ADEQUATELY, GOOD HERB IS STILL A MEDICINE. BE CAREFUL AND AWAREFUL”

  89. gunnel sydenham Says:

    is it safe to use dandelion tea
    if im on warfarin

  90. gunnel sydenham Says:

    is dandelion tea safe to use if on warfarin

  91. gunnel sydenham Says:

    just started drinking dandelion tea

  92. marjorie Says:

    to correct 3/28/14 the dose of fresh dandelion leaves: what I took was 0.1 oz (I have a organic back yard for 20 years) 3 or 4 times per week, it was not 0.3 oz.

  93. Donna Miller Says:

    I am now drinking dandilion tea and it is very good. I am satisfied with the product. It is natural had each person may have a different reaction. I find it very good for gastritis.

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  95. Amna Says:

    Hi….I’m living in U-A-E…..can any body tell me please from where I can buy Dandelion tea…thanks

  96. Ruth Says:

    Have you tried ordering online from our website?

  97. Amna Says:

    Oh no….actually I was not sure that it can place order from here or no…now I’ll try for that…thanks for the idea:)

  98. Amna Says:

    Please send me your web link….,

  99. brenda Says:

    hi
    my Dr said that i have fibrios so i just want know if dondalion will help me

  100. admin Says:

    http://www.dandeliontea.org
    Then click on one of the pictures of tea packages on the right.

  101. jhun Says:

    please could you give me an information about the dandelion tea? I need more to know about this herbal
    and benefits? thank you….

  102. Jonas Says:

    hi there
    Please how do you prepare dandelion tea with the fresh green leaves. Any solution please.

  103. A dandy alternative to coffee! | Hugs and Veggies… Says:

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  104. Jackie Says:

    I had my gallbladder removed. Is it safe to still drink roasted dandelion root and chicory root tea?

  105. TeaLog- Tea Blog•Part 2. | •Beauty & Brains• Says:

    […] Dandelions! Who remembers dandelions? To make crowns as well as people call “piss weeds”. Yet some people tell me you actually eat the dandelions. Once again I am doing a review on “Herbal Medicines” almost all day. Though I do not have “Throat Cure”; some of the others on the website http://traditionalmedicinals.com. Like I said earlier I hardly ever drink tea. But dandelions is smooth and nicely done. Like for a healthy GI tract and the smell. Smells actually like roasted dandelions. Like the benefits of dandelions is numerous such as Dandelion tea tastes good (especially with a sweetener like honey or sugar—or, a good taste with a no-carbohydrate choice, like xylitol). Dandelion tea benefits your health (in fact, it’s very good for you)—as health enthusiasts world wide can attest for this delicious herbal remedy. Dandelion tea forms a prime medical ingredient in over half the phytonutrient blends on the market (weight loss, rejuvenation, detoxification; digestive, liver, kidney, & skin supplements). Dandelion tea uses include as an ingredient in cooking. Dandelion tea aids in digestion, and functions well to relieve digestive disorders like constipation and diarrhea. Dandelion tea works great to purify the blood and cleanse the system. Dandelion tea enhances detoxification, by stimulating urination and, in addition, by replacing the potassium lost in that process. Dandelion tea is one of the most effective herbs for getting the bloat out and helping relieve water retention. Dandelion tea has specific action inreducing inflammation, of the gall bladder and of the bile duct, and for rheumatism and arthritis. Dandelion tea improves the function of and maintains optimum liver, kidney, pancreas, spleen, stomach, and gall bladder functions. Dandelion tea helps in treating chronic hepatitis and jaundice disorders, and encourages healing of damaged tissues caused by alcohol liver disease. Dandelion tea helps reduce high cholesterol. Dandelion tea contains antioxidants that help your body fight off toxic bacteria and viruses. Dandelion tea helps with weight control—especially with weight loss. Dandelion tea strengths incorporate well into muscle building programs for weight lifters. Dandelion tea actively ameliorates disease—it is a potent disease-fighter—and helps the body heal, helps boost immunity, and combat cancer, heart disease, and age-related memory loss. Dandelion tea aids health maintenance for people suffering from Type-1 and Type-2 diabetes. Dandelion tea transfers magnificent amounts of minerals and vitamins: A, C, D, E, & B complex, calcium, potassium, magnesium, iron, zinc, manganese, copper, choline, and boron, etc. when infused in hot water. Dandelion tea can be made solely from the blossoms, the leaves, or the roots (roasted or not)—or, the entire plant. Dandelion tea is traditionally served plain (as is), and also made into other beverages—like ale, beer, “coffee”, and wine. Dandelion tea as a face wash cleanses complexion, improves skin clarity. Dandelion tea makes a great bath addition, especially when made from older, stronger (tougher) leaves. Dandelion tea can serve as an inspiration for a great tea party! Making dandelion tea by gathering fresh plants is good exercise (and, some people say, improves the look of your lawn). Composting spent dandelion tea blossoms, leaves, and/or roots, after drinking your dandelion tea, improves soil composition. Are you ready for Dandelion Tea? Do you want its health benefit rewards? You can purchase it on our site now for a reasonable price.- Source http://www.dandeliontea.org/dandelion-tea/facts-about-dandelion-tea-benefits […]

  106. admin Says:

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  107. Linda Says:

    I have read many post and I have a unique one to add. I have a little 4 legged furry fellow who is going on 15 and he has been in declining health for a year…I put it down to being old. He has been raised as holistically as I can with cooked food appropriate for a dog, organic kibble etc. He has been in good health until this past January when he contracted an illness that almost put him down. Vets can’t believe he lived through it at his age. I believe it was the lifestyle but anyway recently, he wasn’t eating and he was sleeping so I decided to brew some Dandelion tea; I place a monthly order with a company that I trust in Raleigh, NC for organic, whole leaf, minimally processed teas and herbs. Every time I empty their bowl of water which I do 3-4 times a day, I put a 1/4-1/2 cup of dandelion tea in the bowl. I cannot believe the difference. He is eating, playing with his toys, walking better instead of stiff legged, sleeping better. Of course, he is having more potty breaks but I can live with that. I am so pleased that the tea consultant I ordered from suggested I try the tea. I figured if it was good for me it would be good for him but I never expected this result.

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