wild lettuce extract

Wild Lettuce benefits

Wild Lettuce benefits />
Wild Lettuce is a woodland member of the family of Sunflower. It is commonly known by some local names like Bitter Lettuce, Lettuce Opium, Green Endive, Poison Lettuce, German Lactucarium, Lechuga Silvestre and others. It is not a vegetable. Its sap or dried latex was once used as an opium substitute. Wild lettuce sedative effect is attributed to lactucin and lactucopicrin. It also contains mannit... read more