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Throat Clear (20 Pastilles)

Brand: Pretorius | Code: 3593 | Spec: 20.00 Pastilles

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Throat Clear (Honey Lemon 20 Pastilles)

Brand: Pretorius | Code: 544040 | Spec: 20.00 Pastilles

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About

Pleasant tasting, antibiotic lozenge for fast soothing relief from sore throats and mouth infections.

 

Indications / Professional Recommendations

  • May relieve symptoms of allergies, hayfever, catarrh, colds and flu
  • May help to relieve sore throats and mouth infections
  • May assist in the reducing the severity and duration of symptoms of flu
  • May help to relieve symptoms of smoker's cough
  • Herbal antibiotic for fast, soothing relief from discomfort

 

Added Benefits

  • Nigella seed oil has anti inflammatory, analgesic, antipyretic and antimicrobial activity
  • Echinacea purpurea activates cellular immunity and stimulates phagocytosis of neutrophils
  • Vitamin C plays an important role in many immune mechanisms. It has been shown to improve host resistance as well as being antibacterial.
  • Anise oil has a marked expectorant and antispasmodic action and is indicated for bronchitis and irritable coughing.
  • Eucalyptus oil possesses analgesic effects as well as anti inflammatory activities. It is a traditional remedy to help soothe and cool sore and inflamed throats.
  • Fennel oil is traditionally indicated for upper respiratory tract congestion
  • Peppermint oil has been traditionally used for mucous congestion and colds. It has a cooling effect on sore throats.
  • Zinc gluconate has been shown to reduce the duration and severity of symptoms of the common cold. It is readily absorbed through the mucous membrane lining of the mouth.
  • Thyme oil is used as an antimicrobial agent and has strong inhibition activity against a range of bacteria. It has a long history of use in throat and mouth infections.

 

Each pastille contains

Nigella sativa seed oil (Black Cumin oil) - 2mg
Echinacea purpurea herb juice conc. equiv. Echinacea juice dry - 125mg
Ascorbic Acid (vitamin C) - 50mg
Anise oil - 3mg
Eucalyptus oil - 2mg
Fennel oil - 3mg
Peppermint oil - 5mg
Zinc gluconate (equiv 2.6mg elemental Zinc) - 20mg
Thyme oil - 8mg
Primula vulgaris ext. liq. equiv. to dry root and rhiz. - 1mg
Astragalus membranaceus ext. liq. conc. equiv. root and rhiz. fresh - 50mg

 

Features

  • Low allergy formula
  • Suitable for vegetarians
  • No added sugar

 

Dosage

Adult dosage: Dissolve one lozenge slowly in your mouth every 2 - 3 hours (up to 8 times daily)

 

Children above 6 years: Dissolve one lozenge slowly up to five times daily

 

Cautions

  • Not to be used by children under two years of age.
  • If symptoms persist please consult your healthcare professional.
  • Products containing maltitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea.

 

References

Ali BH, Blunden G. Pharmacological and toxicological properties of Nigella sativa. Phytother Res. 2003 Apr;17(4):299-305

 

Fan M, Chen J. Studies on antimicrobial activity of extracts from thyme. Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao. 2001 Aug;41(4):499-504

 

Hoffman D, 1988, The Holistic Herbal, Element Books, Dorset

 

Hulisz D. Efficacy of zinc against common cold viruses: an overview. J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash DC). 2004 Sep-Oct;44(5):594-603

 

Jurkstiene V, Kondrotas AJ, Kevelaitis E. Compensatory reactions of immune system and action of Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench) preparations. Medicina (Kaunas). 2004;40(7):657-62.

 

Murray M and Pizzorno J, 1997: Encyclopaedia of Natural Medicine, Little, Brown and Company (UK), 65
Silva J, Abebe W, Sousa SM, Duarte VG, Machado MI, Matos FJ. Analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects of essential oils of Eucalyptus J Ethnopharmacol. 2003 Dec;89(2-3):277-83

 

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