Yellow Dock


💊 Chemical information

Curly Dock; Lengua de vaca; Sour Dock.
NOTE. The name sour dock has also been used for sorrel.

💊 Profile

Yellow dock, the root of Rumex crispus (Polygonaceae) has laxative and choleretic properties. It is used for constipation, jaundice, and chronic skin disorders.


Yellow Dock has been used in homoeopathic medicines under the following names: Rumex; Rumex crispus; Rumex c.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Austral.: Colax; Dermaco; Haemo-Red Formula; Herbal Cleanse†; Trifolium Complex†; Canad.: Herborex; UK: Skin Eruptions Mixture.
Published May 08, 2019.