Anti Hemochromatosis Mix
Dan Shen : Salvia millitorhizza - Cooling to the blood , promotes circulation, tonic to the blood
Gingko : Gingko biloba - Improves circulation and crosses the blood / brain barrier thereby assisting the other herbs to do their work . Contains antioxidants which strengthen the blood vessels and encourage blood circulation to the brain . Contains the plant polyphenol, kaempferol, which also inhibit iron absorbtion. Contains a MAOI.
Green Tea : Camellia sinensis - Contains caffeine and tannins which reduce iron absorption, contains plant polyphenols which also inhibit iron absorption.
Guarana : Paulinia cupana - Contains caffeine and tannins which in combination with Calcium help reduce iron absorption
Horsetail : Equisetum arvense - Contains Magnesium which inhibits excessive iron absorption, Calcium which in combination with caffeine helps reduce iron absorption
Indian Madder : Rubia cordifolia - Blood tonic , detoxifies the blood .
Meadowsweet : Filipendula ulmaria - Contains salicylic acid which will assist with joint pain.
Reishi : Ganoderma lucidum - Immune protector and stimulant, protects the Liver.
Rhodiola : Rhodiola rosea - Adrenal tonic. nervine, anti anxiety.
Rosemary : Rosemarinus officinalis - Contains antioxidants which strengthen the blood vessels and encourage blood circulation to the brain. contains Rosemarinic acid a plant polyphenol which also inhibit iron absorbtion
Sappan Wood : Caesalpinia sappan - Blood tonic, anti coagulant .
Schisandra : Schisandra chinensis - Adaptogen , aphrodisiac,, hepaprotective and liver tonic.
Willow Bark : Salix alba - Contains salicylic acid which will assist with joint pain.
Yerba Mate : Ilex paraguenensis - Contains caffeine which in combination with Calcium help reduce iron absorption
NB. Do not use if taking SSRI's, anti-depressants, warfarin or other blood thinners.