Digestive & Gastro

Digestive & Gastro

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Barberry

ZAR80.00

Helpful against gallstones, jaundice, liver congestion, malaria. Support to cancer chemotherapy.

Mild laxative effect. May assist liver function and promote the flow of bile. Combats gastritis and ulcerative stomatitis. 

Berberine content is especially helpful against inflammation.

Basil

ZAR80.00

Support for indigestion and flatulence, loss of appetite and helpful against internal parasites. Also a good diuretic.

Largely used in India against cough and upper respiratory infections

Warning: Estragole is carcinogenic at higher doses, and should not be taken over long periods of time. Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation. Avoid giving to young children.

Bilberry

ZAR80.00

Recommended for treating diarrhoea in children. Combats inflammation of the mucous membranes of the mouth and throat. Improves eyesight. Fighter pilots in World War 2 used it to better their night vision.

may also be helpful against diabetes, arthritis, gout, poor circulation and complaints of the digestive system, kidneys and urinary tract. May also alleviate haemorrhoids. Contains high amounts of Vitamin C. Antimicrobial and antiviral. Also inhibits platelet aggregation in red blood cells. Reduces level of blood lipids and glucose.

Warning: Not to be used in cases of pregnancy and lactation

Black walnut

ZAR80.00

Helpful against skin problems. Contains linoleic acid, an important dietary component. Antimicrobial actions against worms and parasites.

May be helpful in cases of acne, eczema, inflammation, sunburn, itchy scalp, gastrointestinal ailments and diarrhoea.

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation.

Bladderwrack

ZAR80.00

Supports the thyroid gland. Alleviates rheumatism. Mineral supplement. Has a high iodene content. Lowers bloodsugar and cholesterol.

ward off bacteria and viruses. Helps body to absorb more minerals.

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation.

Cayenne

ZAR80.00

Rich in Vitamin C and B-Vitamins. It relieves constipation, headaches and fever and sinus congestion.

Assists in the production of mucous which protects the stomach lining. Actively works to heal stomach ulcers. Increases blood flow throughout the body.

May alleviate high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, restless leg syndrome and varicose veins.

Promotes healthy peristaltic activity in the intestines.

Chamomile

ZAR80.00

Relaxing herb that combats flatulent nervous dyspepsia. Combats gastritis, diarrhoea and travel sickness. May alleviate mild anxiety and headaches.

Calms hyperactive children. Assist with insomnia.

Anti-inflammatory properties may help alleviate rheumatism and arthritis and painful swellings.

May help for menstrual pains and inflammation of the testicles.

Carminative, eases indigestion and gastritis and reduces flatulence and dyspeptic pain.

Cinnamon

ZAR80.00

Alleviates indigestion, stomach cramps, intestinal spasms, nausea, flatulence, diarrhoea.

Lowers blood cholesterol and blood triglyceride levels.

It's anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic and has got anti-clotting properties.

Fights candida albicans and Helicobacter pylori.

Also tested to inhibit the growth of cultured tumor cells.

May be useful for type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance.

In short, it is a very strong antioxidant.

Dandelion

ZAR80.00

Rich source of calsium and magnesium. Excellent for liver cleanse and detox.

Mild laxative and diuretic. Roots are harvested, dried and roasted as a coffee substitute.

May be used for gallbladder ailments and rheumatic complaints.

Devil's claw

ZAR80.00

Reduces inflammation in the joints and will help with arthritis (knees and hips), backache and muscle stiffness.

May alleviate back pain after at least 4 weeks of use.

May benefit digestive complaints and lack of appetite.

Clinical studies showed definite benefits in the treatment of rheumatic conditions and low back pain.

Echinacea

ZAR80.00

Help fights cold, flu and infections. 

Alleviates larynchitis, tonsillitus, catarrh and sinusitus.

For cough, headaches, stomach aches and swollen glands.

Purifies blood. may boost white blood cell production.

High source of iron, copper and cobalt.

May improve digestion, regulates colonic bacteria and fights bacterial microbial infections.

Warning: May trigger Asthma attacts if used in large quantities.

              Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation.

Europe wormwood

ZAR80.00

Stimulates appetite and combats gastritis and gall bladder complaints.

Has antimicrobial properties, may rid children of threadworm.

Combined in no. 37 ParasiteKILL tincture in this range.

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation. High dosages may lead to thujone poisoning that causes delirium, hallucinations and seizures.