Regular Flow (formerly Capsella Combo)
Our Regular Flow is a tincture formula that helps relieve menorrhagia (i.e. heavy menstruation).
- With shepherd's purse, a remarkable anti-hemorrhagic, coagulant herb that has been used for millennia
- Wild geranium ingredient is also an effective anti-hemorrhagic and astringent herb
- Achilletin and achilleine, two components of yarrow, spur coagulation
- Includes chastetree, a hormone-balancing herb that helps menstrual cycle irregularities
Turn to Regular Flow if you're a woman suffering with heavy menstruation.
St. Francis Herb Farm's Regular Flow ingredients are Wildcrafted/Certified Organically Grown.
Available sizes: 50ml, 100ml, 250ml and larger sizes for Health Professionals.
(Vitex agnus-castus) is also called vitex and is native to the Mediterranean region. It has delicately textured foliage and spikes of lavender flowers which appear in mid to late summer depending on climate. In herbal medicine it is used as a female hormone regulator and for the treatment of acne.
(Capsella bursa-pastoris) is an annual flowering plant in the mustard family. It is originally native to eastern Europe and Asia minor, however can now be found globally and is considered a common weed by many. It is the second most prolific wild plant in the world. In herbal medicine it is used as a uterine tonic and for menstrual pain.
(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):
Shepherd’s Purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris, flowering top) 0.325 ml (1:4, QCE 81.25 mg dry OR 1:1, QCE 325 mg fresh)
Wild Geranium (Geranium maculatum, root) 0.325 ml (1:5, QCE 65 mg)
Yarrow (Achillea millefolium, flower) 0.2 ml (1:4, QCE 50 mg)
Chastetree (Vitex agnus-castus, berry) 0.15 ml (1:4, QCE 37.5 mg)
Certified Organic vegetable glycerine
Adults: Take 1-2 ml (30-60 drops) 3 times daily in a little water on an empty stomach. Start taking 10 days before beginning of menstrual flow. During menorrhagia, dose can be increased to 1-2 ml (30-60 drops) every 3 hours (3-7 times a day).
Duration of Use:
For hormone normalisation: use for a minimum of 3 months to see beneficial results.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use: if you are breastfeeding; if you are taking hormone-containing medications, such as progesterone preparations, oral contraceptives or hormone replacement therapy; if you have iron deficiency anemia; if you have inflamed or ulcerated conditions of the gastrointestinal tract. Consult a health care practitioner before use to exclude a diagnosis of uterine or cervical cancer or thyroid disease. Irritation of the gastrointestinal tract may occur, in which case discontinue use. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.
Do not use if you are pregnant or if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae (daisy) family. Do not use in conjunction with other high tannin-containing herbs or oral drugs.
Known Adverse Reactions:
Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) has been known to occur, in which case discontinue use.
Store away from children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.