Vein Tonic (formerly Veinasis)
Our Vein Tonic helps treat varicose veins, chronic venous insufficiency, and hemorrhoids.
- Consists of herbs uniquely focused on the circulatory system
- Featuring stoneroot, a classic astringent tonic herb for the veins
- Includes horse chestnut, whose aescin component decreases capillary permeability and stimulates the production and release of prostaglandins, which induce contraction of veins
- With hawthorn to strengthen the arteries, veins, and heart
- A formula supplemented by antioxidant gotu kola and yarrow, an antispasmodic herb ideal as a vein tonic
Use our time-tested Veinasis formula if you're suffering from varicose veins, chronic venous insufficiency, or hemorrhoids.
St. Francis Herb Farm uses either certified organic or wildcrafted herbs in our Vein Tonic formula.
Available sizes: 50ml, 100ml, 250ml and larger sizes for Health Professionals.
(Ginkgo biloba) also known as the Maidenhair Tree, is the only living species of the Ginkophyta - all others are now extinct. Ginkgo is native to China, and has been found in fossils dating back 270 million years. Ginkgo contains high levels of falvenoids and terpenoids - both known for their strong antioxidant effects. It has also been used as an anti-inflammatory, for circulation and heart health and for treatment of stress.
(Crataegus monogyna) – a plant often referred to as “the heart herb”, is a member of the rose family. Its benefits are derived from its flower, leaf and bright red berries, which are all rich in protective flavonoids -- potent antioxidants that can help decrease inflammation. Hawthorn has a long history in traditional medicine as a circulatory tonic that increases cardiac output (pumping out blood efficiently) by improving the heart's muscle tone and vascular integrity.
(Aesculus hippocastanum) is a flowering tree native to a small area in the Pindus Mountains and Balkan mixed forest or South East Europe. It's beautiful spring flowers have resulted in it being planted as an ornamental tree in parks and cities around the World, where summers are not too hot.
It's health benefits include: an anti-inflammatory, circulatory aid, antioxidant properties.
(Achillea millefolium) is a flowering plant which is native to Asia, Europe and North America. It is a common herb that is sweet smelling and is often found growing in meadows and fields and along roadsides. Yarrow is an antispasmodic herb and also has astringent properties.
Medicinal Ingredients (per 1 ml):
Gotu Kola (Centella asiatica, tops) 0.24 ml (1:1, QCE 240 mg fresh OR 1:4, QCE 60 mg dry)
Stoneroot (Collinsonia canadensis, root) 0.18 ml (1:4, QCE 45 mg)
Horse Chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum, seed) 0.15 ml (1:3, QCE 50 mg)
Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba, leaf) 0.14 ml (1:4, QCE 35 mg)
Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna, leaf, flower, and berry) 0.12 ml (1:4, QCE 30 mg)
Yarrow (Achillea millefolium, leaf and flower) 0.09 ml (1:4, QCE 22.5 mg)
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis, leaf) 0.08 ml (1:4, QCE 20 mg)
Certified Organic vegetable glycerine
Adults: Take 3 ml (90 drops) 2 times daily in a little water on an empty stomach.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use if you are taking cardiac glycosides such as digitalis/digoxin or blood pressure medication. Consumption with alcohol, other medications or natural health products with sedative properties is not recommended. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.
Do not use: if pregnant or breastfeeding; if you have heart disease, high or low blood pressure, kidney or liver disorder, diabetes or edema (swelling of hands, face and feet) or are taking products containing diuretics; if you have a known allergy to yarrow or other members of the Compositae (daisy) family or gotu kola or other members of the Apiaceae/Carrot family.
Known Adverse Reactions:
Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy), including headache, gastric irritation, itchiness or gastrointestinal upset or nausea has been known to occur, in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. Stop use and seek medical attention immediately if you experience dizziness, confusion, muscle weakness or pain, abnormal heartbeat and/or difficulty breathing.
Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.