RespiraCleanse® contains ginger, which is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine as an expectorant and anti-tussive to help relieve bronchitis, as well as coughs.
RespiraCleanse® consists of eight herbs chosen for their ability to treat bronchial conditions, as well as coughs and colds. Ginger root is the lead ingredient and has been used medicinally with great benefit for thousands of years in a broad range of cultures and civilizations as an expectorant (a remedy that promotes the drainage of mucus from the lungs and respiratory tract) and anti-tussive (a remedy that relieves or suppresses coughs).
St. Francis Herb Farm uses either certified organic or wildcrafted herbs in our RespiraCleanse® herbal formula.
Available sizes: 50ml, 100ml, 250ml and larger sizes for Health Professionals.
A strikingly elegant member of the sunflower family, elecampane is native to Europe and Asia. Its Latin name, Inula helenium, is a reference to Helen of Troy, whose tears, as they fell to the ground, are said to have turned into the plant. The Celts considered elecampane sacred and called it "elfwort."
A large tuberous perennial with yellow blossoms and narrow green leaves that stands about a metre high, ginger has its origins in southern Asia, but can now be found in nearly all tropical and subtropical countries.
Now naturalized in North America, marshmallow is a perennial original to Europe and grows, as its name indicates, in damp, marshy places. With roots that are rich in soothing mucilage, it has been used for thousands of years as a medicinal herb.
A tall plant with a stem that rises to a spike characterized by small yellow flowers, mullein grows in well-lit, disturbed soils throughout the temperate zones of Europe and Asia, as well as North America.
An unassuming perennial that lies low to the ground, plantain is a herb that occurs worldwide and has been used medicinally since Greek and Roman times, with reference being made to it by Chaucer in the Middle Ages.
A perennial herb and fixer of nitrogen, characterized by its distinctive pink blossoms, red clover grows abundantly on meadowland where the soil is light and sandy throughout Europe and Asia, as well as the Americas.
Medicinal Ingredients (per 1 ml):
Mullein (Verbascum thapsus, flower and leaf) 0.16 ml (1:1 QCE 160 mg fresh OR 1:4 QCE 40 mg dry)
Horehound (Marrubium vulgare, herb top flowering) 0.16 ml (1:4, QCE 40 mg)
Plantain (Plantago major, leaf) 0.16 ml (1:4, QCE 40 mg)
Red clover (Trifolium pratense, flower) 0.16 ml (1:4, QCE 40 mg)
Elecampane (Inula helenium, root) 0.14 ml (1:4, QCE 35 mg)
Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis, root) 0.1 ml (1:1.85 QCE 54 mg fresh OR 1:4 QCE 25 mg dry)
Lobelia (Lobelia inflata, herb top) 0.07 ml (1:7, QCE 10 mg)
Ginger (Zingiber officinale, rhizome) 0.05 ml (1:1, QCE 50 mg)
Certified Organic vegetable glycerine
Adults: Take 2 ml (60 drops) 3 times daily, in a little water, on an empty stomach. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or health products.
Duration of Use:
Consult a health care practitioner if cough worsens, persists for more than 7 days, or is accompanied by high fever. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 2 weeks.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use: if you have or are being treated for unstable blood pressure, hypernatremia, cardiac arrhythmias or gastrointestinal disease, such as ileus, atony, or obstruction; if you have a respiratory disorder or digestive disorders. Consult a health care practitioner before use with tobacco. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.
Do not take: if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; if you have a known allergy/hypersensitivity to members of the Lamiaceae family (mint family); 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. Stop use and seek medical attention immediately if you experience dizziness, confusion, muscle weakness or pain, abnormal heart beat and/or difficulty breathing.
Known Adverse Reactions:
Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) has been known to occur, in which case, discontinue use. May have a laxative effect. Discontinue use if nausea, diarrhea, coughing, dizziness or tremors occur.Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.
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