Planetary Herbals Shisandra Adrenal Complex
Planetary Formulas Schisandra Adrenal Complex is designed to enhance and promote general health and well-being, and is especially suited for individuals dealing with overwork, excessive stress and inadequate rest. Schisandra is a mild stimulant, deep immune activator and antioxidant. Schisandra also helps in digestion and regulating gastric acid release. Schisandra Adrenal Complex is a classic Chinese formula, prepared from some of Asia's most precious 'superior' tonics. In traditional Chinese herbalism, superior tonics were the most highly respected of all classes of botanicals.
Classic Chinese formula for adrenal support
Prepared from "superior" tonic herbs of Chinese herbalism
Features schisandra, a powerful adaptogen which increases resistance to stress and promotes endurance and performance
Designed to enhance and promote general health and well-being, and especially suited for those depleted due to overwork, excessive stress, and inadequate rest
Our fast paced, hectic lifestyle means that huge numbers of people work long hours, get to little sleep, and are under constant pressure to meet work and family obligations. The result: stress-related adrenal depletion.
Interestingly, ancient Chinese herbalism has answers for this modern problem. Traditional herbalists relied on botanical tonics to help people deal with constant stress.
Planetary Herbals Schisandra Adrenal Complex is based on the classic longevity tonic of Chinese herbalism, Wu Wei Zi Wan. The herbs in this formula enhance general health and well-being, and are especially suited for individuals dealing with overwork, excessive stress and inadequate rest.
Schisandra Adrenal Complex combines the renowned Asian adaptogen Schisandra with other noted tonifiers including Chinese yam rhizome, poria sclerotium, Rehmannia root, and more. The adaptogens in this formula enhance general adaptive response. They increase internal resistance against external stress by supporting healthy adrenal function.
Schisandra belongs to the family if the Magnoliaceae family. Schisandra is a creeping woody vine that is native to China and Japan. The schisandra fruit has a sweet, salty, bitter, hot and sour taste. This explains the Chinese name wu wei zi meaning five taste fruit. The Schisandra seeds are bitter and pungent. Besides the phytochemicals, schisandra is also rich in minerals, vitamins and essential oils.
Schizandra has a long history of medical use in the oriental countries. In China, Schizandra is one of the components of the herbal medicine Shenmai San, which is used to treat coronary heart disease. Schizandra is used for the treatment of different diseases, including insomnia, irritation, palpitation and dyspnea. Schizandra is also used a general tonic, for treatment of skin disorders and as sedative. Recent studies have shown that Schizandra possess following properties: anti-bacterial, cardiac tonic, antioxidant and anti-depressant. Schizandra contains also phytoestrogens. This explains why Schizandra is used by menopausal women to treat cardiovascular disease.
Serving Size: 2 tablets.
**Proprietary Blend 1.4 g: Schisandra fruit, Chinese Yam Root, Cornus fruit, Poria Cocos Sclerotium, Asian Water Plantain Rhizome, Rehmannia Root, Chinese Dodder Seed, Plantain Seed, Palm-Leaf RaspBerry fruit, Lycium fruit Extract, and Cornus fruit Extract.
Other Ingredients: dibasic calcium phosphate, stearic acid, colloidal silicon dioxide, modified cellulose gum and magnesium stearate.
Two tablets twice daily, between meals, or as recommended by your health care professional.
If pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your health care professional before using this product.
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