Sage 400mg (organic) 30

R149.74

182 in stock

  • MENOPAUSE
  • ANTI-MICROBIAL
  • DIGESTIVE TONIC
  • ANTIOXIDANT

Sage is a silvery-green shrub with very fragrant leaves. The most commonly cultivated species of sage originally came from the area around the Mediterranean but now also grows in North America. The leaves of this common kitchen herb are used in medicine as well as in cooking.

It was used by herbalists externally to treat sprains, swelling, ulcers, and bleeding. Internally a tea made from sage leaves has had a long history of use to treat sore throats and coughs, often used as a gargle.

Dosage

400mg one to three times daily.

Organic tincture: 15-30 drops two to three times daily.

Potential applications

Menopausal symptoms, excessive sweating, memory, infection, indigestion, loss of appetite, cell-protection, anti-anxiety, blood sugar lowering.

Known contraindications

Sage is contraindicated during pregnancy

Interactions 

None known

Useful links

Menopausal symptoms – B complex, EFAs, vitamin E

Note: For ailments surrounding mucosal tissues of the mouth or throat, direct contact with the herb is necessary i.e. forming a paste or mouthwash/gargle with the herb.

 

Directions: As a food supplement, take one to three capsules daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare professional.

one vegetarian capsule provides:

Ingredient Weight %EC NRV
Organic Sage leaf 400mg

 

To claim from Medical Aid: NAPPI CODE: 711784001