Consisted the best herbal tonic for the heart and circulatory system, HAWTHORN BERRY lowers blood pressure, improves circulatory disorders, strengthens the heart, helps maintain healthy veins, arteries, and capillaries, supports the flow of blood to the heart, and stabilizes collagen and prevents collagen tissues loss caused by inflammation and oxidation.
Hawthorn Berries also contain rutin, which is a plant pigment. or bioflavonoid, occurring naturally in certain fruits and vegetables. Rutin contains quercetin, which is an antioxidant that reduces inflammation.
CAUTION: Although hawthorn berries are great for the heart they can be contraindicated if you also take cardiac medications. Please check with your licensed medical professional before consuming/using.
HERBAL ACTIONS/PROPERTIES: adaptogen, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antispasmodic, astringent, bitter tonic, emmenagogue, tonic
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