Viridian Organic Digestive Elixir is a liquid Food supplement for adults that has been created by steeping pleasant tasting carminative Herbs, such as Peppermint or fennel, in organic alcohol. It may be used to settle an upset stomach, calm a hangover or provide gentle but effective Liver Support.
- Aids in the absorption of nutrients.
- May support the liver & healthy digestion.
- Based on an old traditonal herbal remedy.
- Encourages digestive juices such as stomach acid, bile & enzymes to breakdown food.
What is the digestive process?
The digestive process begins in the mouth, when the taste buds stimulates the digestive system prior to eating, ensuring optimum Digestion. This is important for breaking down food into nutrients, which the body uses for growth, Energy and celluar repair.
Herbal bitters, like Viridian Organic Digestive Elixir, are based on an old herbal remedy for what now seems to be an ever increasing condition, weak digestion which is often caused by Stress or a poor diet. These lifestyle factors contribute to diverting blood flow away from the digestive system, which leads to a reduction in the body's digestive juices. Viridian Organic Digestive Elixir may help by stimulating the bitter receptors in stomach, pancreas, gallbladder, and those on the tongue too!
To understand the potential health benefits of Viridian Organic Digestive Elixir, we need to look at the long-standing tradition of use for Digestive Aids, also known as digestifs when tinctured in alcohol. Cultures around the world have traditionally used bitter flavours to stimulate the digestive system. The history of these bitters dates back to the 1880s when bartenders discovered that bitters softened the often harsh alcoholic Beverages of the day, particularly cocktails. Until the late 1880s, any drink called a cocktail contained bitters including the martini, the Manhattan and the Old-Fashioned. Only in the 1950s did the trend for bitters in cocktails fade.
Digestive elixirs on the other hand, have a long history of safe use. Tinctures have been created by steeping bitter-tasting roots, leaves, berries and fruits in alcohol and serving the mixture before or after a meal.
Directions of Use
Adults only should take twenty drops of Viridian Organic Digestive Elixir in a little Mineral Water three times daily, shortly before main meals or as required. Maximum 60 drops a day.
- Keep out of the reach of young children.
- Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
- Liquid food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.
Water, Organic Honey, Organic Alcohol, Organic Fresh Marshmallow Extract, Organic Fresh Meadowsweet Extract, Organic Peppermint Extract, Organic Fennel Extract, Organic Fresh Angelica Extract, Organic Gentian Extract.