Osha Root (liquid herb)


Our liquid herbs are carefully extracted and processed to ensure purity and maximum potency. Due to their potency, we strongly recommend seeking guidance from a Wellness Way clinic before using this herb.  Contact a clinic near you!

Osha Root (Ligusticum porteri)  is a mountain plant native to western North America. It grows in the mountain ranges of Idaho and Wyoming and the northwest regions of Mexico. Osha is a member of the carrot family and is also known as wild parsnip, Porter's Lovage, and wild celery. While there are twelve types of Ligusticum species, only Porteri is recognized as "true" Osha.

Due to its known antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties, indigenous people have used Osha Root medicinally for centuries to support the body's response to a variety of respiratory and digestive concerns. Because it has long been known to promote healthy lungs, those traveling to high altitudes or endurance training often turn to Osha to enhance their breathing.

Osha Root has various constituents with unique health-supporting properties, including alkaloids, phthalides, furanocoumarins, terpenoids, and phenolic compounds. Ligustilide is one of the major constituents of Ligusticum porteri root and is responsible for its characteristic aroma.Osha Root has been shown in scientific studies to: 

The human body is like a finely tuned Swiss watch, with each gear (organ system) affecting all the others. For more information or to get tested, contact a Wellness Way clinic. We’ll help you understand how your body is currently functioning and the best ways to support it!

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.

Osha Root Info Sheet
Bottle contains 6 fl oz (177ml)