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Synonyms for licorice

deep-rooted coarse-textured plant native to the Mediterranean region having blue flowers and pinnately compound leaves

a black candy flavored with the dried root of the licorice plant


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More recently, in Europe, deglycyrrhizinated licorice (DGL) has been used to treat stomach and duodenal ulcers.
Also, integrative interventions including deglycyrrhizinated licorice (DGL), zinc-carnosine, and vitamin C have powerful anti-H.
Deglycyrrhizinated licorice (DGL; licorice from which most of the glycyrrhizin has been removed) has been used in most studies, because glycyrrhizin can cause hypertension and hypokalemia, and because it does not appear to an important contributor to the antiulcer effect of licorice.
Clinical Validation of Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice Extract
Animal research has shown that deglycyrrhizinated licorice (DGL) can prevent aspirin-induced GI injury.