Anti-inflammatory

Anti-inflammatory

Active filters

Eyebright

ZAR80.00

Eye infections, disorders and irritations.

Combats allergic rhinitis, post nasal drip, middle ear infections, catarrh and sinusitus and hay fever.

Provides increased resistance to cold and flu.

May soothe soar throats

Beneficial in the treatment of over-sensitive eyes, conjunctivitis and blepharitis.

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation.

Fennel

ZAR80.00

Used to treat menstrual disorders.

Combats digestive problems like dyspepsia and flatulence.

Used as an expectorant for chronic coughs and to break down catarrh of the upper respiratory tract.

Anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial.

Warning: May be tumor inducing when used in large quantities.

              Not to be taken during pregnancy or lactation.

Feverfew

ZAR80.00

Most famous herb for treating headaches and migraine. 

May help alleviate vertigo, dizziness and tinnitus. Reduces symptoms of arthritis and rheumatism. Relieves painful periods and sluggish menstrual flow.

May expel worms.

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation. Possible side effects include mouth ulcers, abdominal pain, digestive upsets and skin rashes.

Golden seal

ZAR80.00

Anti-inflammatory.  Mainly used as a haemostatic to stop bleeding.  Also taken as anti-bacterial remedy to stop diarrhea.  It is a bitter tonic, digestive stimulant, mild laxative.  May reduce piles.  The anti-microbial effects of barberine and hydrastine, explain the main use of golden seal as anti-diarrhea medicine, Is used in eye drops.

Warning:  Should not be taken during pregnancy or lactation.

Gravel root

ZAR80.00

Assist the body in dealing with dissolving of kidney stones, urinary tract infections;  Alleviates rheumatism and gout.


Warning:  not to be used during pregnancy or lactation

Green tea

ZAR80.00

Immune booster.  May ease chronic cough and cold.  May reduce blood cholesterol levels.  Acts as general tonic.  Useful in treatment of stomach ulcers.  Assist the digestive system.  Nerve tonic.  Eases of asthma attach.  Protection against cell degeneration.  Protects the liver and helps in managing diabetes.  Powerful anti-oxidant.  Assist for radiant, firm skin.  Can assist in weight management.

Warning:  May interfere with blood thinning medication.

Horsetail

ZAR80.00

Excellent remedy for incontinence and bed wetting with children.

Used specifically in cases of inflammation or benign enlargement of the prostate gland.

Eases off pain of rheumatism and gout.

Shown healing properties in bleeding, blood spitting, kidney disorders and gravel stones.

Diuretic, to treat post-traumatic and static oedema.

May alleviate enhanced menstrual bleeding.

Rich source of silica.

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation. Use for a limited time, not longer than two weeks at a time.

Marigold

ZAR80.00

Improves digestion, stimulates bile production and helps heal gastric ulcers. It regulates menstrual disorders.

Highly beneficial to combat candida overgrowth in the intestines.

May assist in gall bladder problems.

It is considered a liver tonic and it soothes digestion.

Anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties especially in the mouth and throat.

Warning: Not to be taken in high doses or for prolonged periods.

Marjoram

ZAR80.00

Scientifically proved to be beneficial in the treatment of gastric ulcers, hyperlipidemia and diabetes.

Assists the body with gastro-intestinal tract disorders and infections. 

Antibacterial, anti-fungal, antiviral, spasmolytic and anti-inflammatory.

Warning: Not to be used when taking lithium.

Marshmallow

ZAR80.00

Soothing medicine for cough, peptic ulcers and inflammation of the mucosa of the mouth, stomach and throat.

May alleviate inflamed hemorrhoids.

Use as a gargle to sooth the throat.

Myrrh

ZAR80.00

Myrrh is mainly used as an antiseptic and anti-inflammatory for the topical treatment of mouth and throat infections (gingivitis and other gum diseases, tonsillitis and mouth ulcers.

Relief of nasal congestion and cough.

Excellent immune booster.

Helps the body get rid of parasites.

Nettle

ZAR80.00

Eases hayfever, asthma, eczema and allergig disorders.

Assists with poor kidneys and flood retention.

Improves breast milk production.

Reduces an enlarged and painful prostate.

May alleviate symptoms of gout and arthritis.

It improves urine flow.

Warning: Not to be taken during pregnancy or when taking other diuretic medication.