Hawthorne is one of the oldest known herbs used in traditional European herbal medicine. It is first mentioned in the journal of Dioscorides, a Greek physician of the first century. The Hawthorne tree was regarded as sacred at one time due to the belief that it furnished the Crown of Thorns in early Christian history. Hawthorn contains various compounds such as procyanidins, flavonoids and flavonols which exhibit antioxidant properties. Today, the berry, leaf and flower of the plant are all used in various herbal formulations.
- Circulatory Support
- Supports Heart Health
- Antioxidant Properties
Dosage: Adult dosage: Take 2 capsules 3 times daily. Use for a minimum of two months to see beneficial effects.
Ingredients (each capsule contains):
- Hawthorn Berry ... 550 mg
- (Crataegus oxyacantha) Dried Fruit
Other Ingredients: Gelatin, water (capsule) and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Contains no: sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Risk Information: Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use is you are taking cardiac glycosides such as digitalis/digoxin, or blood pressure medication.