"Liquorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) May help treat peptic ulcers Peptic ulcers are painful sores that develop in your stomach, lower esophagus, or small intestine. They’re commonly caused by inflammation resulting from H. pylori bacteria. May reduce acid reflux and indigestion Licorice root extract is often used to relieve symptoms of indigestion, such as acid reflux, upset stomach, and heartburn. May aid skin conditions Licorice root contains over 300 compounds, some of which demonstrate potent anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and antiviral effects. May have anticancer properties Due to its content of numerous plant compounds with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects, licorice root extract has been studied for its protective effects against certain types of cancer. May ease upper respiratory conditions Due to their anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial effects, both licorice root extract and tea may aid upper respiratory conditions. May protect against cavities Licorice root may help protect against bacteria that can lead to cavities. Other potential benefits Aid diabetes - Reduce menopause symptoms - Boost weight loss Help treat hepatitis C."