Used in Ayurveda to promote digestion
Black Radish + is used to maintain proper liver and digestive function as well to alleviate symptoms such as cramps, reflux, bloating, constipation or diarrhea, and heaviness after meals. This formula is well known for its digestive stimulant properties and minimizing the chances of gallstone production. The other herbs have properties such as: lipid balancing and cholesterol lowering effect, diuretic effect on the kidneys, as well as having a liver stimulatory role, along with hepato-protective and regenerative properties.
Stimulates and maintains proper liver and digestive functioning
Supports the treatment and the prevention of digestive disorders
Relief from cramps, acid reflux, bloating, nausea, constipation, flatulence and diarrhea
Mode of action
Black Radish is rich in vitamins B and C, sulphur and fibre. It acts as an antioxidant and is beneficial to the digestive system. Black radish creates a tonic effect on all aspects of the digestive system and is thought to activate the liver cells, maintain a healthy gallbladder, aid digestion and facilitate a diuretic effect. The extract is also believed to be cleansing and antibacterial, and it is excellent for reducing hepatic colic by stimulating the secretion of bile, while preventing inflammation or blockage of bile in the duct. Additionally, its high fibre content increases peristaltic movements, and is a helpful laxative for acute or chronic constipation.
Artichoke extract can improve the functioning of major organs such as the liver. It has hepato-protective properties and helps the detoxification processes of the body, while strengthening and healing the liver. The use of an artichoke supplement can help to regenerate the cells of the liver. This extract is a natural diuretic, which helps to prevent water retention and helps the kidneys to function properly. It also has been shown to be a very effective lipid balancer and has cholesterol lowering properties.
Boldo is widely known as a liver tonic. As a cholagogue, this bitter and aromatic herb stimulates the production and excretion of bile from the gallbladder and treats liver diseases, also easing jaundice, hepatitis, gallstones and chronic hepatic dysfunction. As a tonic that supports the gastro-intestinal and digestive tracts, Boldo relaxes smooth muscle and stimulates the secretion of gastric juices, helping to promote good digestion and easing dyspepsia, indigestion, stomach spasms, flatulence and other gastro-intestinal discomforts. This South American herb also has a diuretic effect on the kidneys, and most of its properties are due to its rich alkaloid content.
Milk thistle not only helps to protect the liver from toxins coming from a wide variety of sources, it plays an important role in healing too. It also improves natural bile production to aid in digestion and it protects the kidneys, spleen and gallbladder