Hawthorn Heart Planetary Herbals 120 Tabs
Brand: Planetary Herbals
- Planetary Herbals
Publisher: Planetary Herbals
Details: The traditional botanical hawthorn, in use since the1600s, has been the most popular herb in America and Europe for supporting the heart for more than 300 years. Rich in flavonoids and procyanidins, hawthorns primary activity is its unique ability to both increase coronary blood flow and increase the contractile strength of the heart, making for a stronger, more efficient heartbeat. Planetary Formulas offers three scientifically advanced and clinically derived hawthorn products: Hawthorn Heart, Full Spectrum Hawthorn Extract Tablets, and Full Spectrum Hawthorn Liquid Extract. Each product has been developed in light of the latest advances in modern research and the clinical experience of one of the worlds foremost herbal authorities-acupuncturist, herbalist and author Michael Tierra, L.Ac., O.M.D. Michael blends classic Western, Ayurvedic and Chinese herbal formulations with modern pharmacological research, resulting in premier hawthorn compounds that are unsurpassed for dependability and consumer satisfaction.
Botanical Support for the Heart
Hawthorn (Crataegus spp.) is a small thorny tree with white flowers and red berries. It originated on the hillsides and sunny slopes of England, Europe, and North America. Hawthorn has been the subject of botanical writings since as early as the first century A.D. Herbalists traditionally used all parts of the hawthorn plant, which has been regarded as the most important cardiac tonic in both Chinese and Western herbalism. A syrup of hawthorn berries was reportedly used as a heart tonic by the private physician of King Henry IV of France.
Research Validates Traditional Beliefs
Today modern research is confirming traditional beliefs about hawthorn. Hawthorn has been shown in animal studies to positively influence the contraction of heart muscle. More significantly, 14 clinical studies on humans have shown positive results for cardiovascular health. Hawthorns bioflavonoids
Package Dimensions: 4.6 x 2.4 x 1.6 inches