Dietary supplements

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  • 304_Apirol

    Apirol (250 ml)

    Indications

    • Dietary supplement used in herbal medicine as a nutritive tonic.
    • Provides antioxidants.

    Directions

    • Adults: 1 tablespoon (15 ml) 3 times daily.

    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)

    Indications

    Used in herbal medicine:

    • To help treat varicose veins, chronic venous insufficiency and associated symptoms.

    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 prolonged 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 a headache, dizziness, gastric irritation or itchiness.

    Contraindications

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

    Bio-Algues (100 caps)

    Indications

    • Helps the thyroid gland to function properly.
    • Helps to prevent iodine deficiency.

    Directions

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

    Contraindication

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

    Chosterol (100 softgels)

    Indication

    • Dietary supplement.

    Directions

    Adults: 1 softgel 3 times daily.

  • 330_Echinacee-III

    Echinacea III (100 caps)

    Indications

    Traditionally used in herbal medicine:

    • To help relieve the symptoms of upper respiratory tract infections such as colds and flu.

    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)

    Indications

    Digestive enzymes

    • Helps digest proteins
    • Helps prevent gastrointestinal intolerance of fermentable oligosaccharides/carbohydrates.

    Directions

    • Adults: Take 1-2 capsules 3 times daily at the beginning of the meal.

    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.
  • 365_Gomme-de-sapin

    Firtree gum (50 softgels)

    Indications

    Firtree gum has been traditionally used in herbal medicine:

    • To help soothe respiratory tract ailments such as colds and bronchitis.

    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)

    Indication

    • Source of antioxidants for the maintenance of good health.

    Directions

    • Adults: 1-2 capsules daily after a meal.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before using if pregnant or breastfeeding.

    This formula does not contain any preservatives.

  • levultra-600x600

    Levultra (30 caps)

    Indications

    • Recommended to treat antibiotic-associated diarrhea.
    • Used as a probiotic to treat intestinal diseases.

    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

    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-Cerebra_Web

    LV-Cerebral **NEW**

    NEWIndications

    Helps maintain healthy cognitive functions, such as concentration and to enhance and maintain memory in adults.

    Used in herbal médicine as an adaptogen to temporary help relieve stress symptoms such as mental fatigue and sensation of weariness.

    Helps to support peripheral circulation.

     

    Directions

    • Adults: 1 capsule 2 times daily, with food. Avoid taking immediately before bedtime.

    Caution

    • Consult a healthcare practitioner before using if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, if you are taking medications for diabetes, high blood pressure, seizures, if you are taking hormone replacement therapy, birth control pills or antidepressant medication. Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen, or if usage is prolonged over 4 weeks. Consumption with alcohol, other drugs or natural health products with sedatives properties is not recommended.

    Contraindications

    • Do not use if you are taking health products that affect blood coagulation (e.g. blood thinners, clotting factor replacements, acetylsalicylic acid, ibuprofen, fish oil, vitamin E) as this may increase the risk of spontaneous bleeding. Do not use if you have bipolar spectrum disorder.

    Known adverse reactions

    • If you experience irritability or insomnia, discontinue use. May cause digestive problems.
  • 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).