A Cholagogue is a substance that stimulates either the secretion of bile from the liver or the release of bile from the gall bladder into the duodenum.

Herbs that have been listed as cholagogues include Artichoke, Balmony, Barberry, Black Root, Blue Flag, Boldo, Boneset, Butternut, Dandelion root, Fringetree bark, Fumitory, Gentian, Golden Seal, Greater Celandine, Mountain Grape, Rosemary, Sage, Wahoo, Wild Indigo, Wild Yam, Wormwood and Yellow Dock.

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