Artichoke herbal tea is an earthy and beneficial tea brewed from the leaves, stalk, and roots of the artichoke plant. Also called the globe artichoke, and scientifically known as Cynara scolymus.
The idea of brewing a tea with this vegetable dates back thousands of years, to the ancient Greeks and Romans, and it remains a viable remedy for many common health conditions.
When you take this tea, you will be ingesting a drink that is rich in folate, vitamins A, B1 and C, and minerals such as magnesium, phosphorus, calcium, iron, potassium, zinc and dietary fiber.
- Health benefits for the liver
- Help detoxify the body
- Lowering blood pressure and overall cholesterol level
- Aids in lowering risk of chronic diseases
- Aiding weight loss
- Optimizing digestive processes
Consuming Artichoke tea is generally considered safe.
Pregnant women should avoid drinking Artichoke tea .
Medical advice should always be sought prior to consuming medicinal herbs and teas, especially during pregnancy or while breastfeeding.