Is it okay to ingest dried burdock root?

I purchased dried burdock root that looks like tiny BB pellets (not shredded like the homemade version someone had given me), and the bag and online description specifies that it's used for tea & doesn't really say anything about cooking with it. I purchased it to make a tea with, but also wanted to... show more I purchased dried burdock root that looks like tiny BB pellets (not shredded like the homemade version someone had given me), and the bag and online description specifies that it's used for tea & doesn't really say anything about cooking with it. I purchased it to make a tea with, but also wanted to consume the remnants along with the tea for added benefits as I'd be ingesting pieces of the burdock itself. I planned on grinding them in a coffee grinder to make a fine powder to add to my tea and drink all the contents. So I was wondering if it's okay to ingest the dried version?
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