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Dandelion

What dosage of dandelion supplement is typically used for adults?

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  • Adults (18 years and older):
    • There is no proven effective dose for dandelion in adults. However, doses of 2-8 grams of dried root taken by mouth in an infusion or decoction have been used.
    • Doses of 4-8 milliliters of a 1:1 leaf fluid extract in 25 percent alcohol have been used.
    • Doses of 1-2 teaspoons of a 1:5 root tincture in 45 percent alcohol have been used.

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