PROPERTIES: Relaxes the peripheral blood vessels, cardiac, tonic, astringent.
Hawthorn tincture has ingredients that relax and dilate the arteries, especially the coronary artery. It increases heart muscle blood flow and reduces angina symptoms. It helps prevent or reduce the degeneration of blood vessels and acts supportively in the treatment of angina and coronary artery disease. It is useful in cases of mild heart failure due to congestion and abnormal heartbeat. It has been observed that it restores blood pressure to normal.
A significant number of lab tests have confirmed the value of Hawthorn in the treatment of chronic heart failure. A 1994 lab test in Germany showed that Hawthorn improves heart rate and lowers blood pressure.
Like all herbs, Hawthorn works in harmony with the body’s normal functions and it takes time for changes to occur.
SUGGESTED DOSE: 10-20 drops in 100ml of water 3 times a day for up to 4 weeks. Repeat after a month.
PRECAUTIONS: Use it only under medical supervision.
Tinctures of medical plants have a supportive effect. They are completely natural and superior of nutritional supplements. They do not contain preservatives or chemicals. They are created by immersing the herb usually in pure alcohol for about 4-6 weeks. During this time the active herd ingredients are dissolved in the alcohol thus giving us a tincture rich in valuable active substances.
CAUTION: Tinctures do not replace prescriptions.