* Available in 2 oz bottles only
Herbal bitters have long been used to support healthy digestion and bowel function, improve liver and kidney function, and regulate blood sugar. The can be used multiple times a day, before and after a meal. The combination of Dandelion, Nettle, Fennel, and Orange Peel helps the body create natural enzymes that support digestion and assimilation.
This blend of bitter herbs are steeped in a menstruum of organic alcohol, making this tincture a potent supplement. Each herb was chosen for it's specific benefits.
Dandelion Leaf: Dandelion is one of the most commonly known digestive aids. Because of it's diuretic and anti-inflammatory properties, Dandelion naturally releases fluids throughout the body, reducing bloat. Dandelion is also packed with essential vitamins and minerals that support healthy liver and kidney function, and support the gut. Dandelion regulates bowel function, balances hormones, and can ease GI symptoms such as GERD, acid reflux, and constipation.
Nettle: Because of it's high antioxidant, vitamin, and mineral content, Nettle is one of the most recommended herbs by nutritionists and holistic practitioners. Nettle is a natural source of essential micronutrients like calcium, iron, manganese, potassium, B complex, Vitamin A, and chlorophyll, as well as protein and fiber! With a variety of medicinal properties including anticarcinogenic, antihistamine, astringent, diuretic, expectorant, hemostatic, hypoglycemic, hypotensive, stimulant, tonic, antispasmotic, decongestant, antihistamine, and much more, Nettle is one of the most well-rounded and all-purpose herbs!
Fennel Seed: Fennel is a staple herb for digestive support and stomach health. It's antspasmodic, laxative, stimulant, and diuretic properties make Fennel an idea choice for gut health support and appetite balance. Fennel may also inhibit or destroy the growth of bacteria or other microorganisms withing the gut.
Orange Peel: Orange has long been known for it's many medicinal properties. It's high antioxidant and vitamin count makes Orange a perfect immune support herb. Orange Peel can also aid in regulating appetite, ease indigestion and gastritis, lower mucous buildup throughout the body, and balance blood sugar. Orange also adds a citrusy sweetness to this otherwise bitter tincture!
Peppermint: The medicinal benefits of Peppermint are inumerable! For the purpose of this tincture, Peppermint was chosen for it's diuretic, stimulant, laxative, and nervine properties. Peppermint is commonly used to ease stomach ache and nausea, improve indigestion, stimulate bowel function, and ease the nerves. Peppermint also adds a calming flavor to this potent tincture.
Ingredients: Organic Dandelion Leaf, Organic Nettle, Organic Fennel Seed, Organic Orange Peel, Organic Peppermint, Organic Alcohol
*If you are new to using herbs and are looking for specific digestive support, I recommend beginning with the Liver Support Oxymel or Digest Ease Herbal Infusion!
As with most herbal tinctures, there are few contraindications for use. Consult with your doctor or preferred medical professional before use. Use caution while pregnant and breastfeeding.
Dosage is very dependent on bioindividual desires and results. Tinctures should never be taken sublingually unless you need emergency immediate relief. The tissues under the tongue and in the mouth are very fragile. Continued direct exposure to alcohol based products can damage these tissues. Always dilute tinctures in warm water before consuming. Drop desired amount into a small cup of warm water, and allow to sit for 5-15 minutes before consuming. Take 1-5 times daily to relieve symptoms.
Most people find that a few drops of Herbal Bitters to one full dropper before or after a meal supports healthy digestion. For regular relief of symptoms related to GI disorders (GERD, acid reflux, auto-immune disorders, etc.) it is recommended to consume 1-2 full droppers throughout the day.
Alcohol based tinctures have an infinate shelf life when stored properly. Be sure to keep the lid screwed tight to prevent evaporation, and store in a dark location. You may also store in the refrigerator if desired, but refrigeration is not required.
This product is:
- Handmade with wildcrafted and organic ingredients
- Free of PUFAs (polyunsaturated fats)
- Free of essential (volatile) oils
- Free of synthetic or artificial ingredients, chemicals, fillers, preservatives, or dyes of all kinds
- Never tested on animals
- Created without any new age or occult practices
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.