Angelica root, Angelica archangelica, is a warming aromatic tonic useful for poor digestion, stagnant depression, irregular menses, fever and congestion. It can be taken internally as a hot tea, tincture, or capsule. It's not as effective for digestion in capsule form. The herb can also be used externally for bruises, sprains, muscle and joint pain.
Not safe for pregnant or nursing women. Not indicated for women with heavy menstrual bleeding.
Can be taken as a tincture, glycerite, or capsule.