Cleanse & Balance
Cleanse & Balance is a herbal gastrointestinal support formula, with caprylic acid.
A broad-spectrum gastrointestinal cleanse and detoxification formula, designed to support a balanced lower digestive tract and protect against internal parasites, worms and other harmful micro-organisms.
It contains a range of tried and tested herbs and concentrated foods to support digestive tract health, in an easy-to-take capsule form.
The ingredients have been hand-picked for their anti-parasitic, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, anti-fungal and anti-viral activities.
A special blend of 12 ingredients, consisting of magnesium caprylate, shiitake mushroom powder, cinnamon powder, garlic powder extract, clove powder, glucomannan, chicory root, grapefruit seed, cayenne extract, pumpkin seed, fenugreek seed and olive leaf extract.
Popular with naturopaths, nutritionists, colon hydrotherapists and herbalists during patients detox and cleansing programmes.
- Herbal food supplement
- GI tract care
- With caprylic acid
- Suitable for vegetarians and vegans
About the Ingredients...
Magnesium caprylate is the salt of a medium-chain fatty acid and is a source of magnesium, which is an essential mineral to the human body. It is needed for bone, protein, and fatty acid formation, it aids in making new cells and activates B vitamins. Magnesium also relaxes muscles, providing a laxative effect where there is constipation or IBS. Magnesium caprylate is best taken with a low yeast and low sugar diet.
Cinnamon Bark Powder
The cinnamon plant contains tannins, coumarin, flavonoids (such as carotenes, zeaxanthin, lutein and cryptoxanthin) and essential oils such as eugenol (a phenylpropanoids class of chemical compound that is responsible for its pleasant, sweet aromatic fragrance), ethyl cinnamate, Linalool, cinnamaldehyde, beta-caryophyllene and methyl chavicol. It also contains vitamins and minerals like potassium, calcium, manganese, iron, zinc, magnesium. vitamin A, niacin, pantothenic acid and pyridoxine.
A fragrant spice, clove bud possesses beneficial qualities, which help relax the smooth muscle lining of your gastrointestinal tract. Clove can help aid in halting digestive disorders such as nausea and vomiting.
Shiitake Mushroom Powder
A favourite of TCM practitioners, shitake mushroom boosts overall health, strengthens the immune system, relieves hunger, fights obesity, fights cancer, boosts brain function, stimulates Qi (which in Chinese terms is our life force), improves circulation and contains antimicrobial properties.
Garlic Powder Extract
Garlic contains several nutrients, including vitamins B1, B5, B6 and C, and the dietary minerals manganese, phosphorus, calcium, iron and zinc. Used as a medicine for thousands of years, Hippocrates promoted the use of garlic for treating poor digestion, parasites and fatigue as well as supporting respiratory problems.
Glucomannan is a water-soluble polysaccharide and is classed as a form of dietary fibre. It is usually derived from the konjac root and can absorb up to 100 times its own weight in water.
Pumpkin seeds contain vitamin A and B vitamins and minerals (such as calcium, phosphorous, iron and zinc) as well as other nutrients such as cucurbitacins and linoleic acid.
Chicory root contains vitamin A and B vitamins, vitamin C, potassium, fibre and oligosaccharides.
Grapefruit seed extract contains bioflavonoids including hesperidin. Working as an antimicrobial, It is highly effective in killing antibiotic-resistant urinary infections. Grapefruit seed extract also fights fungus including athletes foot and nail fungus as well as combating Candida.
Cayenne provides detox support and helps digestion, it is antifungal by preventing the formation of pathogens. Cayenne contains vitamin A, vitamin B6, vitamin E, vitamin C, riboflavin, potassium and manganese. It is also a source of capsaicin.
Fenugreek is a herb which contains flavonoids, volatile oil, saponins and alkaloids; all aiding in digestion.
Olive leaf kills bacteria and fungi, as well as promoting a healthy immune system.
90 capsules per pot
Magnesium caprylate - 175mg
Vegetarian capsule shell: Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) - 120mg Cinnamon powder - 100mg
Cloves powder - 100mg
Shiitake mushroom powder - 100mg
Garlic powder extract (10000mg/g) - 75mg
Glucomannan (95%) - 50mg
Pumpkin seed P E 4:1 (40%) (equivalent to 200mg pumpkin seed powder) - 50mg
Chicory root P.E 4:1 (equivalent to 120mg chicory root powder) - 30mg
Grapefruit seed P.E 5:1 (equivalent to 100mg grapefruit seed powder) - 20mg
Cayenne extract 7:1 (equivalent to 100mg cayenne powder) - 14.3mg
Fenugreek seed P.E 4:1 (equivalent to 48mg fenugreek seed powder) - 12mg
Olive leaf extract 15:1, 6% Oleurpein (equivalent to 50mg olive leaf powder) - 3.35mg
Contains no added: artificial colours, flavourings, preservatives, dairy products, gluten, lactose, soya, sugar, wheat or yeast.
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
1 - 2 capsules to be taken 1 - 3 times per day with food or as required. Ideally taken in 3 month cycles with a break in between.