This tonic is designed to assist and nourish the Adrenals when you have been overdoing it, feel stressed out and have low energy .
Chinese Licorice : Glycerhizza uralensis - This is an adrenal tonic and is used in the treatment of Addisons Disease .
Morinda Root: Morinda officinalis - This herb improves kidney function, stimulates the endocrine system , yang tonic and is a sexual tonic for men and women. It does have many other properties. (see Power tonic mix )
Rhemannia ( raw ) : Rhemannia glutinosa - Rehmannia is a very commonly used herb in traditional Chinese medicine. for lower back pain with kidney deficiency from overwork (it replenishes the vital essence of the kidneys) It helps to protect and support the liver and adrenal glands. it replenishes vitality and relieves fatigue.
Rhodiola Root : Rhodiola rosea - Anti depressant , adaptogen, immune stimulant , anti oxidant, anti cancer, energy enhancer , anti stress , immune modulator. Unlike stimulants, benefits accumulate over time and there is no risk of addiction. It prevents the release of excessive amounts of stress hormones and therefore prevents their eventual depletion (adrenal fatigue occurs when the stress hormones are depleted) enhances physical and mental performance , improves survival in severe physical environments , calm the stress response while increasing cellular energy .
Siberian Ginseng : Eleutherococcus senticosus - It is an adaptogen and also stimulates resistance to stress so is a good general tonic for the whole body and also for the adrenal glands. Siberian ginseng is ideal for people who have an excess of cortisol, the stress hormone released by the adrenal glands. Usually, the body responds to pain, stress and injury by releasing excessive amounts of cortisol. Ingesting Siberian ginseng helps regulate the amount of cortisol in the body. Thus it is most effective in people dealing with high amounts of stress and tension.
Withania / Ashwaganda : Withania somnifera - Considered to be the Indian equivalent of Ginseng, it is an adaptogen and is used to treat nervous exhaustion, debility and impotence. it improves vitality and also aids those suffering from insomnia . It improves the bodys ability to maintain physical effort and helps us cope with various types of stress.