Natures Sunshine Sage 330mg. Salvia Officinalis. Sage is used for all kinds of problems, but mainly for helping with the management of excessive sweating and perspiration. It is found in many women's formulas for help during menopause. It has anti inflammatory and antiseptic properties. Sage also contains rosmarinic acid, the constituent responsible for reducing perspiration. 100 Capsules
RRP $33.95, healthy.co.nz price $26.40.
- Nerve related things - like headaches
- Heart and circulation
- Excessive perspiration
Adults: Take 1 capsule with a meal twice a day
An extraordinary action found in Salvia is its ability to reduce sweating. this action is noticable after drinking an infusion of the herb and the effect can last for several days afterwards.
Ths may be useful in cases where the sweating serves no purpose and has become a nuisance, as in nights sweats in menopause. It should never be used to stop the vital and necessary sweating of a fever.
Its ability to stop sweating is mirrored in two other areas - inhibition of:
The production of saliva and
The secretion of breast milk
Because of this, sage is contraindicated in pregnancy and lactation.
Each capsule contains: Salvia officinalis (Sage) 330mg. Gelatin capsule
Keep out of reach of Children. Do not use during pregnancy. Not recommended during lactation as sage may decrease the flow of breast milk. Not recommended for epileptics due to its thujone content, which can trigger seizures.