Digestive & Gastro

Digestive & Gastro

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Lemon balm

ZAR80.00

Active against bacteria, fungi and viruses (including herpes).

Relaxation and stress relief.

Eases spasm in the digestive tract.

Warning: Avoid when on thyroid medication because it inhibits the absorption of thyroid medication.

Lungwort

ZAR80.00

Combats catarrh, coughs and bronchitis.

Alleviates diarrhoea and eases haemorrhoids.

Warning: Not to be taken during pregnancy or lactation. Not intended for long term use.

              

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.

Milk-thistle

ZAR80.00

Liver stimulant.

Assists in fighting hepatitis and cirrhosis of the liver by help forming new liver cells.

Promotes flow of bile from the liver and gall bladder.

Silymarin prevents liver toxins from entering the liver cells and also stimulates regeneration and the formation of new liver cells.

Warning: If pregnant, consult with a health care professional before use.

Parsley

ZAR80.00

Rich in Vitamins A and C.

Helps clean and detox kidneys.

Eases flatulence and colic pains.

May reduce high blood pressure.

May assist with prostate problems and painful bladder infections.

Warning: Not to be taken during pregnancy or lactation.

Passion flower

ZAR80.00

A mild sedative to treat nervousness, restlessness, intransigent insomnia and nervous gastrointestinal disorders, especially in children.

May be beneficial for the treatment of Parkinson's disease, seizures and hysteria.

For neuralgia and the viral infection of nerves called shingles.

Supportive herb during withdrawal from addiction to narcotic drugs. 

May improve blood circulation and benefit high blood pressure.

May be used for asthma associated with spasmodic activity and tension.

Warning: Not to be taken during pregnancy or lactation.

              May take several weeks to achieve optimal effect and do not exceed more than 1 to 4ml twice dayly.

              Do not use when using anticoagulant medicine.

Pau D' Arco lapacho

ZAR80.00

Fights fungal infections like candida.

Alleviate symptoms of rheumatism, bronchitis, gastritis, ulcers and liver ailments.

Strengthens the immune system especially during chronic fatigue syndrome, fybromyalgia, cancer and tumors, HIV and anti-biotic use.

Warning: Do not use during pregnancy or lactation.

              High doses may cause nose bleeding, sudden nausea and vomiting.

              Consult a health practitioner when using blood thinning medication.

Peppermint

ZAR80.00

For flatulence, digestive aid by stimulating bile and digestive juice secretion.

May be useful for colic, flatulent dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.

Eases nausea and vomiting during pregnancy and travel sickness. May treat lack of appetite.

Alleviates rheumatism and supports underactive gall bladder.

Relieves Cold and flu symptoms, fever and nasal catarrh.

Beneficial in the treatment of painful periods during PMS and nervous headaches.

Eases exam-time nerves and keeps the mind and memory clear.

Warning: Peppermint may reduce milk flow in nursing mothers.

              Do not give to children under 3 years.

Raspberry

ZAR80.00

Reduces PMS and strengthens the longitudinal muscle of the uterus. 

Beneficial in the treatment of mouth ulcers and bleeding gums.

Gargle for sore throats.

Warning: Never use during early pregnancy.

Rosemary

ZAR80.00

Treats stomach cramps and flatulence. Stimulates appetite and the secretion of gastric juices.

Useful against headaches and nervous complaints.

Improves memory.