Revivo

R350.00

30 veg capsules

Description

Revivo is an immune system supplement.

The ingredients in Revivo together have 3 main benefits:

It strengthens and supports the immune system.

It reduces the side-effects of conventional drugs used in autoimmune weakness conditions.

It addresses many of the symptoms of immune weakness such as fatigue, diarrhea, poor sleep, rashes, night sweats, thrush etc.

 

Revivo Ingredients:

Reishi Mushroom

Astragalus Root

Licorice Root

Lotus Root

Arctium Fruit

Prunella Vulgaris

Nut Grass Rhizome

Zinc

Selenium

 

Description of ingredients

ARCTIUM LAPPA. proven immune supporting and anti-tumor herb.

Arctium Lappa or Niu Bang Zi as it is called in Chinese is an an edible variety of burdock, and has been used for centuries as a traditional medical plant in China, India, Japan, and many Western countries. It has been known for detoxification and for its ability to support the body’s blood production. More recently, immune-supporting and anti-tumor properties have been found through scientific research conducted on this herb.

COIX SEED (LACRYMA-JOBI)

Supports the immune response

Coix lacryma-jobi seeds are well known in the production of non-dairy milk. Traditional folk medicine has used them against warts. New research results confirm the plant’s potent effects: extracts of the seeds have increased the quantity of cytotoxic lymphocytes and, hence, are active against viral infections.

 

PRUNELLA VULGARIS

Effective against Herpes simplex 1 and 2. Polysaccharides of Prunella vulgaris, a common road side plant in all parts of the world,

ASTRAGALUS ROOT

Used in traditional Chinese medicine to lower blood pressure, increase red and white blood cell count, cure appetite loss, strengthen the immune system, and replenish qi.

Astragalus root is used in traditional Chinese medicine, where it is used to speed healing and treat diabetes. In western herbal medicine, Astragalus is primarily considered a tonic for enhancing metabolism and digestion and is consumed as a tea or soup made from the (usually dried) roots of the plant, often in combination with other medicinal herbs. It is also traditionally used to strengthen the immune systemand in the healing of wounds and injuries. Astragalus has been asserted to be a tonic that can improve the functioning of the lungs, adrenal glands and the gastrointestinal tract, increase metabolism, sweating, promote healing and reduce fatigue. There is a report in the Journal of Ethnopharmacology that Astragalus membranaceus can show “immunomodulating and immunorestorative effects.” It has been shown to increase the production of interferonand to activate immune cells such as macrophages.

 

REISHI MUSHROOM

Reishi Mushroom possesses anti-tumor, immunomodulatory and immunotherapeutic activities. It has also been found to inhibit platelet aggregation, and to regulate blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar Reishi has some protective effects against liver injury by viruses and other toxic agents, suggesting a potential benefit of this compound in the treatment of liver disease especially where people are using certain medication that can damage the liver, these include antiviral medication etc. Reishi is also reported to have anti-bacterial and anti-viral activities against many viruses including HSV1 and HSV2, the influenza viruses well as anti-microbial properties against the following organisms; Aspergillus niger, Bacillus cereus, Candida albicans, and Escherichia coli.

SELENIUM

Selenium is a trace element that is found in many foods and is essential for healthy immune function amongst other processes in the body. The problem however is that the soil in most of the world is deficient of selenium and that means that less of it is found in our food supply. In fact people with low or weakened immune function. Selenium helps to regulate the thyroid and immune systems.

ZINC

Adequate zinc levels are essential for good immune function. Daily doses of zinc also reduced reported diarrhoea.

 

LOTUS SEED

Lotus seeds are valued for nutritional and healing properties in Chinese medicine. All lotus seeds contain the anti-aging enzyme L-isoaspartyl methyltransferase, which is said to help repair damaged proteins, according to the Kushi Institute, a macrobiotic website. Because of this, many cosmetic companies are now finding ways to include the seeds in anti-aging blends. In accordance with Chinese medicine, the sweet and neutral taste of lotus seeds said to nourish the spleen and alleviate diarrhea. The lotus embryo, or heart of the lotus seed, benefits the heart because of its bitter and cooling properties. The bitter components are said to include the isoquinoline alkaloids, which have antispasmodic and calming effects, which can help dilate blood vessels, thus reducing blood pressure.

CODONOPSIS PILOSULA

Codonopsis pilosula, also known as dang shen or poor man’s ginseng.The roots of C. pilosula are used in traditional Chinese medicine. They are carrot-shaped or cylindrical, sometimes branched, and up to 30 centimeters long by 3 wide. They are a constituent of Radix Codonopsis, a herbal mix used to improve appetite and energy.