Extract of horse balm, hawthorn, ginkgo, bilberry, horse-chestnut, prickly ash and yarrow in a water and organic grain alcohol base.
Organically grown or wildcrafted.
The herbs used in DC 51 have been shown to be effective in reducing fragility, inflammation and rupture of blood vessels.
Horse balm is used in traditional herbal medicine, as it was used in Native American medicine, as an astringent, particularly to treat hemorrhoids.
Hawthorne is known for its benefits to the circulatory system. The World Health Organization (WHO) has also recognized its effectiveness on several cardiovascular functions. It was included in this formula to strengthen and reduce inflammation of the blood vessels.
Ginkgo is one of the most highly-prescribed herbs by German doctors. The WHO and German Commission E both recognize ginkgo's effectiveness in protecting the blood vessels and improving peripheral circulation.
Horse-chestnut is also recognized by the WHO for its benefits to blood circulation and its ability to reduce varicosities, such as hemorrhoids and swollen blood vessels in the legs.
In traditional herbal medicine, prickly ash is considered one of the best tonics for the cardiovascular system. It is also very effective on the lymphatic system.
Yarrow's Latin name is Achillea millefolium and legend has it that Greek hero Achilles used it to heal his wounds. It has anti-inflammatory properties and helps repair blood vessels.
This formula is aimed at preventing and repairing certain vascular problems, including varicose veins and hemorrhoids.
Warning / Notes
Not to be taken when pregnant or breastfeeding.
Not to be used in the case of a shellfish allergy.
Not recommended for children under 16 unless on the recommendation of a health professional.
This formula may also be used in conjunction with DC 53.