Blood Sugar/Liver Support Blend

by Caroline von Fluegge-Chen

Blood Sugar/Liver Support Blend

Exclusive at Balance Atlanta – private label custom herbal tonics produced by Dr. Caroline on site at the office. Please call to place your order. Products are made on demand for purity and freshness using liquid herbal products by MediHerb of Australia.

Globe Artichoke

Supports gallbladder and liver function*

Globe Artichoke 1:2 contains Globe Artichoke leaf traditionally used to support healthy gallbladder and liver function.

Globe Artichoke has been traditionally used in herbal preparations to:

  • Maintain normal cholesterol levels already in a normal range
  • Support healthy gallbladder and liver function
  • Support normal bile production and secretion
  • Help relieve temporary, mild digestive discomfort and support healthy digestion*

Globe Artichoke contains sesquiterpene lactones, caffeic acid derivatives, and flavonoids.

Suggested Use: Dilute 5 mL (approx. 1 teaspoon) in water or juice once per day, or as directed.

Caution: Contraindicated in blockage of the gallbladder. Use only with professional supervision in the presence of gallstones. Not to be used during pregnancy and lactation unless otherwise directed by a qualified healthcare professional.

This product is processed in a facility that manufactures other products containing soy, milk, egg, wheat, peanut, tree nuts, fish, and shellfish.

 

Milk Thistle

Supports healthy liver function*

Milk Thistle 1:1 contains Milk Thistle fruit traditionally used to support healthy liver function.

Milk Thistle has been traditionally used in herbal preparations to:

  • Support healthy liver function and tissue integrity
  • Protect liver tissue by supporting normal cellular defenses
  • Support the body’s normal detoxification and elimination function
  • Support normal bile production and secretion*

Milk Thistle contains flavanolignans (collectively known as silymarin), flavonoids and other compounds.

Suggested Use: Dilute 5 mL (approx. 1 teaspoon) in water or juice once per day, or as directed.

Caution: Not to be used during pregnancy and lactation unless otherwise directed by a qualified healthcare professional. In anemia and cases where iron supplementation is required, do not take simultaneously with meals or iron supplements.

This product is processed in a facility that manufactures other products containing soy, milk, egg, wheat, peanut, tree nuts, fish, and shellfish.

 

Cinnamon Quills

Blood circulation and digestion support*

Cinnamon Quills 1:4 contains Cinnamomum verum bark traditionally used to provide blood circulation and digestion support.

Cinnamon Quills has been traditionally used in herbal preparations to:

  • Support healthy blood circulation
  • Help relieve mild, temporary digestive discomfort and promote healthy digestion
  • Support normal intestinal motility
  • Act as a warming and uplifting tonic*

Cinnamon Quills contain an essential oil with the major constituent being cinnamic aldehyde (cinnamaldehyde), other phenylpropanes, terpenes and other compounds.

Suggested Use: Dilute 8 mL in water or juice once per day, or as directed.

Caution: Contraindicated in pregnancy and lactation. Contraindicated in known allergy to Cinnamon and Peruvian Balsam.

This product is processed in a facility that manufactures other products containing soy, milk, egg, wheat, peanut, tree nuts, fish, and shellfish.

 

Gymnema

Helps reduce sweet cravings*

Gymnema 1:1 contains Gymnema leaf traditionally used to help reduce sweet cravings.

Gymnema has been traditionally used in Ayurvedic herbal preparations to:

  • Inhibit sweet taste sensation
  • Help suppress normal cravings for sugar in the diet*

Gymnema contains a complex mixture of saponins and other compounds. Gymnemic acids and gurmarin have anti-sweetner activities. In Ayurveda, Gymnema is known as gurmar, known as the “sugar destroyer.”

Suggested Use: Dilute 5 mL (approx. 1 teaspoon) in water or juice once per day, or as directed.

Caution: Not to be used during pregnancy and lactation unless otherwise directed by a qualified healthcare professional.

This product is processed in a facility that manufactures other products containing soy, milk, egg, wheat, peanut, tree nuts, fish, and shellfish.

 

Substitutes 

Schisandra 

Supports healthy liver and adrenal function*

Schisandra 1:2 contains Schisandra fruit traditionally used to support healthy adrenal and liver function.

Schisandra has been traditionally used in herbal preparations to:

  • Support liver and adrenal gland function
  • Support healthy energy and stamina
  • Support healthy detoxification function and act as a kidney tonic
  • Ease the effects of everyday tension and stress*

Schisandra contains dibenzocyclooctene lignans and other substances.

Suggested Use: Dilute 5 mL (approx. 1 teaspoon) in water or juice once per day, or as directed.

Caution: Not to be used during pregnancy and lactation unless otherwise directed by a qualified healthcare professional.

This product is processed in a facility that manufactures other products containing soy, milk, egg, wheat, peanut, tree nuts, fish, and shellfish.

 

Turmeric

Healthy inflammatory response*

Turmeric 1:1 contains Turmeric rhizome traditionally used to support a healthy inflammatory response.

Turmeric has been traditionally in herbal preparations to:

  • Maintain and support healthy joints
  • Support healthy liver function and bile secretion
  • Help aid digestion
  • Provide antioxidant activity and promote the body’s normal protective response to environmental stressors*

Turmeric contains an essential oil (which contains sesquiterpenes) and yellow pigments referred to as diarylheptanoids (including curcumin).

Suggested Use: Dilute 5 mL (approx. 1 teaspoon) in water or juice once per day, or as directed.

Caution: Contraindicated in pregnancy. Contraindicated during lactation unless otherwise directed by a qualified healthcare professional. Contraindicated in blockage of the gallbladder. Use only with professional supervision in the presence of gallstones.

This product is processed in a facility that manufactures other products containing soy, milk, egg, wheat, peanut, tree nuts, fish, and shellfish.