Slippery Elm is an excellent remedy for stomach and intestinal trouble. Historically, it has been used for sore throats, duodenal ulcers, for colitis, diverticulitis, and GI inflammation. It is soothing and nourishing. It has been recommended for Crohn’s disease, Irritable Bowel syndrome, diarrhea, and digestive & intestinal problems.
Licorice root has historically been used to soothe gastrointestinal problems. It can also speed the repair of the stomach lining and restore balance in the case of food poisoning, stomach ulcers, and heartburn. This is due to the anti-inflammatory and immune-boosting properties of glycyrrhizic acid in the licorice.