French name : Cardio
Type : Tincture
Known properties : Used in traditional Western Herbalism. This formula assists in regulating and balancing the entire cardiovascular system.
Contains : Hawthorn (Crataegus oxyacantha), Kalmegh (Andrographis paniculata), Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca), Guggal gum (Commiphora mukul), Butcher's broom (Ruscus aculeatus), Schisandra (Schisandraceae chinensis), Cayenne (Capsicum annum), ratio 1:5, purified water, 42% natural grain alcohol.
Description : This product is designed to balance and support the heart and circulatory system. Light exercise (like walking) and a healthy diet are recommended for prevention.
The flavonoids present in the hawthorn, including hyperoside and vitexin, regulate the heartbeat. They act on too fast cardiac rhythms, decrease the heart palpitations and the exaggerated perception of the heartbeat among anxious person. Preliminary studies indicate that kalmegh has hepatoprotective and cardioprotective properties. The bilberry restores blood vessels and prevents deterioration. It is also a valuable aid in stomach disorders. The motherwort has a recognized action on the heart and circulation. Various studies show that it can slow a too fast cardiac rhythm, while improving the heart’s activity in general.
The guggulsterones E and Z contain in the guggal gum have the property of reducing the level of "bad" cholestrol (LDL) and blood triglycerides. The Butcher's broom is known for its diuretic properties. It is also a venous vasconstrictor. The schisandra improves coordination and endurance. It improves concentration and increases the absorption of oxygen, beneficial to cells. The result is a feeling of well being and increased physical performance. Finally, the Cayenne regulates blood flow and increases the effect of other herbs (synergy).
Recommended dosage : 1/2 teaspoon 3 times daily or as recommended by your health care practitioner.
Cautions and warnings : Consult a health care practitioner before use if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if undergoing lab tests, if you are diabetic or have a thyroid disorder. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding or children under 2 years of age, with autoimmune diseases, epilepsy, high intracranial pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), pept ulcer disease (PUD), womwen with hormone sensitive cancer, with heavy menstrual flow. Discountinue use if nausea, diarrhea, dizziness, sweating, fatigue, dyspnea, nosebleeds, agitation, circulatory disturbances, palpitations, skin rash, allergic reactions occur. Do not use if safety seal is broken. Contains sediment. Shake well.
Adverse reactions : None known.
Size : 100 ml