Ginger is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve digestive upset/disturbances including lack of appetite, nausea, digestive spasms, indigestion, dyspepsia and flatulent colic (carminative). Gentian is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine as a digestive tonic and bitter to help stimulate appetite and aid digestion (stomachic). Gentian is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to help prevent nausea (anti-emetic). Gentian is used in Herbal Medicine to help increase bile flow (cholagogue).
Ingredients (per 3 capsules):
L-5-Hydroxytryptophan (from Griffonia simplicifolia).....225 mg
Ginger Extract (Zingiber officinalis).....600 mg
(standardized to contain 6% gingerols)
Chamomile Extract (Maticaria chamomilla).....150 mg
(10:1) (flower) (equivalent to 1500 mg of dried herb)
Cinnamon Extract (Cinnamomum aromticum).....90 mg
(10:1) (bark) (equivalent to 900 mg of dried herb)
Peppermint Extract (Mentha x piperita).....120 mg
(20:1) (herb) (equivalent to 2400 mg of dried herb)
Gentian Extract (Gentiana lutea).....90 mg
(10:1) (root) (equivalent to 900 mg of dried herb)
Vitamin B6 (from calcium pyridoxal-5-phosphate).....15 mg
5-Methyltetrahydrofolate (from Ca 5-MTHF).....300 mcg
VItamin B12 (methylcobalamin).....300 mcg
Silicon dioxide, L-leucine, pullulan/hypromellose (capsule)
Adults - Take 1 capsule between lunch and dinner, and 1 capsules at bedtime, on an empty stomach; or as directed by your health care practitioner.
Caution: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are breastfeeding; if you have gallstones; if you are taking carbidopa or drugs/supplements with serotonergic activity. Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you show signs of weakness, oral ulcers, or abdominal pain accompanied by severe muscle pain. Do not use if you are pregnant; if you have acute stomach irritation, inﬂammation, and stomach or duodenal ulcers; if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family; or if you have scleroderma. Some people may experience headaches, drowsiness, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain; in which case, reduce dose to minimize these eﬀects.