Dietary supplements

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  • 300_Aliacin-Super

    Aliacin Super (90 ent. tablets)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Detoxifies the organism
    • Cold, flu
    • Prevents infections
    • Arthritis
    • Arteriosclerosis
    • High blood pressure
    • Asthma
    • Digestive and circulatory problems

    Directions

    • Adults: 1 to 3 tablets daily, 1 hour before meals.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to usage if pregnant, if you have diabetes, or if you are taking blood thinners or protease inhibitors or if symptoms persist or worsen.
    • Hypersensitivity (e.g.: allergy) has been known to occur, if that is the case discontinue use.
  • 304_Apirol

    Apirol (250 ml)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Growth period, during which an important vitamin and mineral intake is required
    • Elderly people require a dietary support because of health problems, loss of appetite, poor assimilation, etc.
    • Convalescence
    • Fatigue, weakness, asthenia, neurasthenia
    • Light depression
    • Amenorrhea, dysmenorrhoea
    • All those who wish to increase their vitality and « joie de vivre »
    • Sportspeople

    Directions

    • Adults: 1 tablespoon (15 ml) 3 times daily. Could be taken as it or diluted in half a glass of warm water.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before using if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
    • Hypersensitivity, such as allergy, has been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use immediately.

    Contraindications

    • Do not use if you have a history of asthma or allergies.
  • 303_Artevena

    Artevena (60 caps)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Vascular problems: Heavy legs, lower limb œdema and cramps, varicose veins, varicose ulcers, phlebitis, capillary fragility and its consequences (ex.: petechie, purpura, blotches), repetitive ecchymosis hemorrhoids, diabetic retinopathy, atherosclerosis, arteriosclerosis, tingling and numbness of the extremities.
    • Digestive problems: Diarrhea, constipation, Crohn’s disease, liver engorgement.
    • Genital problems: Premenstrual syndrome, heavy periods, uterine haemorrhage, menopause. Prostate hypertrophy and its consequences
    • Immune problems: Bronchitis, flu, coughs.
    • Respiratory problems: Lung problems, embolism, thrombosis.
    • Skin problems: Dermatosis: eczema, sunburn, impetigo, etc.
    • Various problems: Cellulitis, eye infections.

    Directions

    • Adults: 1 capsule 2 times daily. Take a few hours before or after taking minerals and/or B-vitamin supplements.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner if usage is prolong over 6 weeks, if symptoms persist or worsen, if pregnant or breastfeeding, in case of inflammation or hardening of the skin, ulcer or sudden swelling of one or both legs, cardiac, or renal insufficiency. Some people may experience headache, dizziness, gastric irritation or itchiness.

    Contraindications

    • May interact with anticoagulants, medication that binds to proteins and hypoglycaemiants.
  • 305_Bio-Algues

    Bio-Algues (100 caps)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Hyper and hypothyroidism
    • Pulmonary and vascular troubles
    • Arthritis, osteoporosis
    • Cellulite
    • Malnutrition, demineralisation
    • Brittle nails and hair
    • General fatigue (physical and intellectual)
    • Anaemia
    • Menopause disorders
    • People on a weight loss program
    • Skin troubles
    • Growth troubles

    Directions

    • Adults: 1 capsule 2 times daily with a meal.

    Contraindication

    • Do not take if allergic to iodine.
  • 315_Chosterol

    Chosterol (100 softgels)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Hypercholesterolemia
    • Various pulmonary affections
    • Menstrual problems
    • Biliary lithiasis
    • Immune system disorders
    • Poor intestinal elimination
    • Nervous system troubles (lack of memory, multiple sclerosis, nervousness, depression, etc.)

    Directions

    Adults: 1 softgel 3 times daily.

  • 330_Echinacee-III

    Echinacea III (100 caps)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Bronchitis, flu, tonsillitis, otitis, sinusitis
    • Urinary, intestinal, uro-genital and prostatic infections
    • Inflammatory problems, arthritis, etc.

    Directions

    • Adults: 2 capsules twice daily. Take at the first sign of flu or infection. Consult a healthcare practitioner if used beyond 8 weeks.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner prior usage if you have rheumatoid arthritis, a progressive systemic disease: tuberculosis, leukosis, collagenosis, multiple sclerosis, AIDS, HIV infection, auto-immune disorders. Also, if you are taking immunosuppressant’s or if symptoms persist or worsen.

    Contraindications

    • Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding, if you have an allergy to Asteraceae/Compositae family.
  • 345_Enzymes

    Enzymes (60 caps)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Slows digestion
    • Hepatic congestion
    • Slows pancreatic secretion
    • Production of intestinal gas
    • Chronic fatigue
    • Stress
    • Weakened immune system

    Directions

    • Adults: 1-2 capsules at mealtimes. Consult a healthcare practitioner if usage is prolonged.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before using if you have gastrointestinal lesions or diabetes, if you take anticoagulants, anti-inflammatory, other products containing enzymes or before surgery, if you are allergic to latex, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or if symptoms persist or worsen.
    • A hypersensitivity/allergy, headaches, heartburn, distention may occur, in that case, discontinue use.
    • Use cautiously if allergic to papaya.
  • 365_Gomme-de-sapin

    Firtree gum (50 softgels)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Respiratory tract infections (bronchitis, coughing, etc.)
    • Urinary infections
    • Inflammation of mucous membranes (lesion of the buccal cavity, labial or genital herpes)
    • Rheumatism
    • Neuralgia

    Directions

    • Adults: 1 to 2 softgels, 2 times daily.

    Caution

    • Although it is rare, if skin eruptions appear discontinue use.
    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before use if pregnant or breastfeeding, or if symptoms persist or worsen.
    • Do not use in cases of acute inflammation or mucous membrane sensitivity.

    Contraindications

    • May have a laxative effect or cause nausea for certain people, in that case reduce dosage or cease use.
  • 350_Ext-Pepin-de-raisin

    Grape seed extract (60 caps)

    Therapeutic indications

    • Circulatory problems
      Acne rosacea, thrombosis, phlebitis, varicose veins, haemorrhoids, arteriosclerosis, angina, infarct, ecchymosis, cerebrovascular accidents
    • Skin problems
      Wrinkles, cellulitis, dry skin, haemangioma, pigmentation problems, premature aging, damages caused by UV rays
    • Bone and muscular problems
      Arthritis, arthrosis, rheumatism, fibromyalgia, muscular cramps, inflammation, sprain, ligament and tendon problems
    • Respiratory problems
      Asthma, allergies, bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema
    • Immune system deficiency
      Infections in general (viral or bacterial), allergies and auto-immune illnesses
    • Nervous problems
      Hyperactivity in children, sensory problems (sensitive or motor), paralysis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, memory problems, personality problems
    • Eye problems
      Diabetic retinitis, cataract, blepharitis, glaucoma, choroiditis
    • Cellular level
      Prevents disorders of the genetic structure (DNA and RNA) of the cells which causes dysplasia, atypia, anarchy and mutation
    • Reduces the effects of alcohol withdrawal symptoms
    • Reduces the effects of nicotine addiction
    • Dental plaque bacteria
      In an in vitro test, researchers studied if a grape seed extract would inhibit the Porphyromonas gingivalis and the Fusobacterium nucleatum, two anaerobic bacteria responsible of gingivitis and bad breath. The results indicated that grape seed extract showed an antibacterial activity as regards to these two bacteria. Moreover, it’s appeared that the extract penetrated through the bacteria biofilm coating them for protection against antimicrobial agents. The dental plaque biofilm is particularly complex.

    Directions

    • Adults: 1-2 capsules daily after a meal.
    • For the first intakes, it is recommended to take 100 to 200 mg (2 to 4 capsules) during 3 days to impair a saturation level of tissues. Later, 50 mg (1 capsule) daily will be enough to substitute the loss.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before using, for children and if pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • levultra-600x600

    Levultra (30 caps)

    Therapeutics indications

    • Recommended to treat diarrhea associated to antibiotic treatment
    • Use as a probiotic in intestinal illnesses treatment
    • Gastro-enteritis, diarrhea
    • Candida albicans, vaginitis
    • Membranous colitis, salmonellosis
    • Functional colopathy and other illnesses ending in « itis »
    • Turista (traveller’s diarrhea)
    • Reduces the symptoms of irritable colon syndrome
    • Influenza, pneumonia, whooping cough, hyperacidity

    Directions

    • Children 6 years and more and adults: 2 capsules 2 times daily.
    • If you are on antifungal products, take at least 2-3 hours before or after
    • Take either on an empty stomach or 2 to 3 hours after a meal to ensure rapid transition through the stomach.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before using if you suffer from fever, vomiting, bloody diarrhea or severe abdominal pain.
    • Discontinue use and consult a healthcare practitioner if digestive symptoms occur, worsen or persist beyond 3 days.

    Contraindications

    • If you have immune-compromised conditions (e.g. AIDS, lymphoma, and patients undergoing long-term corticosteroid treatment) do not use this product.
  • Lut-Zea Vision-2

    Lut-Zea Vision (60 vegetal capsules)

    Indications

    • Provides antioxidants for the maintenance of eye health.
    • Helps to reduce the risk of developing cataracts,.
    • Helps to improve macular pigment optical density.
    • Helps to support eye-health in conditions such as cataracts (associated with sunlight damage) and age-related macular degeneration.

    Directions

    • Adultes: 2 capsules once daily with a meal containing oil/fat, a few hours before or after taking other medications. Consult a healthcare practitioner if usage is prolonged over 6 weeks.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or taking medications to treat diabetes, high blood pressure, or seizures.

    Contraindications

    • Do not use if you are taking health products that influence blood clotting (e.g. anticoagulants, replacement clotting factors, acetylsalicylic acid, ibuprofen, fish oils, vitamin E) as this may increase the risk of spontaneous hemorrhage.
    • Do not use if allergic to Asteraceae (daisy family).
  • LV-Echinacea Web

    LV-Echinacea **NEW **

    NEWIndications

    Traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to help fight off infections, especially of the upper respiratory tract, (e.g. common cold).

    Helps to relieve the symptoms and shorten the duration of upper respiratory tract infections.

     

    Directions

    • Adults: 3 full pipettes (3 ml) daily. Take at the first sign of infection.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before using if you have a progressive systemic disease such as tuberculosis, collagenosis, multiple sclerosis, AIDS or HIV infection, an auto-immune disorder, or are taking immunosuppressants.
    • If symptoms persist or worsen or if use extends beyond 8 weeks, consult a healthcare practitioner.

    Known adverse reaction

    • Rare cases of severe allergic reactions have been known to occur; use caution if allergic to Asteraceae plants (daisy family).