Genestra Astragalus Combination #1- 2 fl oz (60
• Multi herbal combination in liquid • Contains Astragalus, Eleuthero, Burdock, Red Clover and Schisandra • Ideal for vegans • Convenient liquid format increases patient compliance • Astragalus Combo #1 is a unique liquid formula containing synergistic herbs such as Astragalus, Eleuthero, Burdock, Red clover and Schisandra.
Additional product info: Astragalus root at 2-4.8 grams per day is used in Herbal Medicine to help maintain a healthy immune system (1).
Eleuthero root at 0.91-6 g per day, is used in Herbal Medicine to help improve mental and/or physical performance after periods of mental and/or physical exertion and as a tonic to help relieve general debility or to aid during convalescence (2). The influence of active components of Eleutherococcus senticosus, were studied on cellular defence and physical fitness in man. 50 subjects were randomly divided into two groups and received the following treatments for 30 days: group A was given a fluid extract from the roots of Eleutherococcus senticosus (1 g fluid extract equivalent to 1 g root) at 25 drops, three times a day and group B was given Echinacea preparation. On the basis of the present study the following conclusions were drawn: active components in Eleutherococcus senticosus positively affected cellular defence and physical fitness, as well as lipid metabolism (3).
Burdock root at 1.2-18 grams per day is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine as a diuretic, to induce sweat (diaphoretic), and to help alleviate the pain associated with rheumatism (4).