Dr. K's Astragalus Tincture (>1%)
Dr. K's Astragalus Tincture

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Possible Benefits

    Anti-inflammatory - Its anti-inflammatory properties seem to come from the alkaloids, saponins, and steroidal lactones found within it. Especially effective on rheumatoid conditions.

    Antibacterial - According to Ayurvedic medical texts, Ashwagandha is effective in controlling bacterial infections in humans, and in urogenital, gastrointestinal, and respiratory tract infections when consumed orally.

    Heart protector - Ashwagandha, with its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and anti-stressor properties, is good for cardiovascular health problems. It strengthens heart muscles and helps control blood lipid levels.

    Antidepressant - Traditionally used in Ayurveda to improve physical and mental health, particularly in anxiety and depression.

    Antidiabetic - Used in Ayurvedic medicine to control blood sugar as a remedy for diabetes. Research showed that blood sugar levels decreased significantly when Ashwagandha was consumed for a period of four weeks.

    Thyroid stimulator - In cases of Hypothyroidism, Ashwagandha can be used to stimulate the thyroid gland. A study of its effects on the thyroid gland revealed that if a root extract was given on a daily basis, The secretion of thyroid hormones would increase.

    Stress reliever - Induces a soothing and calming effect on a person. Has shown various anti-stress and Cortisol lowering properties, leading to a significant reduction in stress.

    Amazing anti-oxidant - Ashwagandha is a great source of antioxidants which are very effective in scavenging and neutralizing free radicals produced during the process of metabolism.

    Immune booster - Research showed that consumption led to significant modulation of the immune system especially when taking immunosuppressive drugs.

    Increased blood cell production - Prevents and aids conditions such as anemia. Shown to significantly increase red and white blood cell counts and platelets.

    Aphrodisiac properties - Used in India as an aphrodisiac and to improve vitality and fertility, as well as reducing oxidative stress throughout the body.

    Has harmful cell killing properties and is used with chemo and radiation therapy as it is known to reduce side-effects without interference of these therapies.