BioPure’s Quintessence® Herbal Tincture offered in a 4 fl oz bottle with dropper.
Quintessence® is a combination of five herbal tinctures that work together, creating a potent broad spectrum approach to immune system support. The formula includes: Andrographis Andrographis paniculata (arial parts) extract, Astragalus Astragalus membranaceus (root) extract, Chinese Smilax Smilas glabra (root) extract, Japanese Knotweed Polygonum cuspidatum (root) extract, Red Root Ceanothus americanus (root) extract. All five of these herbs have long histories of use in traditional cultures for their health benefits, including supporting the immune system.*
Andrographis, an important ingredient in Ayurvedic traditions, has shown the ability to support normal functioning of the liver.*
Various parts of the Ceanothus plant were widely used by Native Americans as a bitter astringent tonic. The roots, specifically, are used to support certain organs, the lymphatic system and detoxification.*
Astragalus is a superior tonic for rebuilding depleted immune activity, supports liver function, and helps the body naturally adapt to physical and emotional stressors.*
Smilax comes from a type of climbing vine that grows in tropical forests. Experiments have shown it to support the liver and detoxification.*
Japanese Knotweed is a tenacious bamboo-like shrub native to Asia. It spreads easily from root fragments and is even considered an invasive pest in many areas. Several chemical compounds identified within Knotweed have shown potential health benefits. Polydatin can support normal cholesterol levels.* Japanese Knotweed is also a source of resveratrol, an important antioxidant. The presence of polydatin and resveratrol in Knotweed extract make it helpful supporting the cardiovascular system as well as skin health.*
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