Heart & Circulatory

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CardiCARE

ZAR80.00

Hawthorn strengthens the heartmuscles and aorta and supports circulation. Lilly of the valley is used against mild cardiac insufficiency associated with old age and cor pulmonale. Ginkgo biloba assists the cerebrovascular insufficiency. Supportive herbs include Billberry and Ginseng.

Warning: Avoid taking when on other heart medication. Not to be taken during pregnancy or lactation.

Alfalfa

ZAR80.00

High in Vitamin K. Rich source of Vitamin A and C. Contains various minerals. Helps lower cholesterol concentration in the bloodstream because of high levels of manganese. 

Warning: Massive amounts of Alfalfa in the diet could result in symptoms of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) or in reversible pancytopenia.

              Not to be taken during pregnancy or lactation.

Astragalus

ZAR80.00

Immune booster, diabetis, heart tonic, anaemia, kidney problems, prolapsed organs, slow healing skin eruptions. Improves recovery in cell degeneration patients undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment. Basically anti-inflammatory. Helpful against arthritis and fibromyalgia.

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.

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.

Garlic

ZAR80.00

Antimicrobial, acting on bacteria, viruses and parasites of the alimentary tract.

Helps combat chronic bronchitis, recurrent cold and influenza.

Beneficial to combat candida. Reduces serum cholesterol and triglyceride levels.

used for fungal infections such as ringworm and pinworm.

Warning: Excessive use may form blood clots or promote blood thickening.

Ginger

ZAR80.00

Improves digestion and reduces flatulence and colic. Alleviates motion sickness and nausea.  Anti-oxidant and useful for circulatory problems.  Excellent for ulcers and also increases peristalsis and the secretion of bile and gastric juices.  Cholesterol-lowering.  As gargle - helps with sore throat.

Warning:  should not be taken by people with inflammatory skin conditions, ulcers of the digestive tract or high fever.

Ginkgo Biloba

ZAR80.00

This herb is known for its mind-restoring abilities, provides mental energy, improves brain health and circulation and oxygen to the brain.  May also alleviate memory-loss.  May be helpful for Parkinson's Disease and Alzheimer's.  May help to lower high blood-pressure and may assist in alleviating artero-sclerosis and diabetes in the elderly.  May be used for asthmatic disorders.  Anti-inflammatory and helpful in auto-immune ailments.  May assist severe tinitis, extreme vertigo and irregular heartbeat.


Warning:  Do not use in conjunction with anti-coagulant drugs.  

Ginseng

ZAR80.00

General tonic.  Stimulates nervous and immune system.  Increases general stamina and strength.  May be useful for conditions such as hypertension, hypotention and neurosis. May act as an aphrodisiac.  Beneficial in the treatment of irregular hormonal secretion.  Protects against the effects of radiation exposure.  May lower blood sugar.  May be beneficial in treating irritability, insomnia and mild depression.


Warning:  Do not use in conjunction with anti-depressants or stimulants including caffeine.  May interfere with cardiac medication.

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.

Hawthorn

ZAR80.00

The heart herb. Strenghtens the heart muscle and aortas. Lowers high blood pressure and has cholesterol lowering effects.

may alleviate bradycard rhythm disorders. Should be used at least 6 weeks at a time.

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation or children under 12 years of age.

Horehound

ZAR80.00

Combats bronchitis and whooping cough. Stimulates digestion and improves poor appetite.

Increases liver functioning. 

Marrubiin may assist in normalizing an irregular heartbeat.

Warning: Not to be taken during pregnancy or lactation.