Canadian Bitters® Digestive Bitters
- Relieves digestive disturbances
- Stimulates appetite and aids digestion
- Helps prevent nausea and increases bile flow
- Not habit-forming, like other laxative-heavy bitters formulas
- Suggested Use
Relieve your digestive disturbances and support your digestive fire with our unique Canadian Bitters formula. Take our Canadian Bitters formula if you're experiencing digestive problems and dyspepsia such as gas, bloating, or stomach upset. Canadian Bitters also makes for perfect day to day balance and support for your digestive health.
Recommended Use: Gentian is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine: to help relieve digestive disturbances/dyspepsia; as a digestive tonic and bitter to help stimulate appetite and aid digestion (stomachic); to help prevent nausea (anti-emetic). Used in Herbal Medicine to help increase bile flow (cholagogue).
Recommended Dose (Adults): Take 1–1.5 mL (30–45 drops) 3 times daily in a little water on an empty stomach. Take 15–60 minutes before meals.
Contra-Indications: Do not take: if you are pregnant; if you have gallstones, a liver or gall bladder disorder, bowel or bile duct obstruction, acute stomach irritation, inflammation, and/or stomach or duodenal ulcers; if you have heart disease, high or low blood pressure, kidney or liver disorder, diabetes or edema (swelling of hands, face and feet) or are taking products containing diuretics; if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family. Stop use and seek medical attention immediately if you experience dizziness, confusion, muscle weakness or pain, abnormal heartbeat and/or difficulty breathing. Discontinue use if you develop symptoms of liver trouble.
Known Adverse Reactions: Hypersensitivity/allergy has been known to occur, in which case discontinue use. Some people may experience headaches.
Cautions & Warnings: Consult a health care practitioner before use if you are breastfeeding. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.
Serving Size: 1 mL
Servings Per Container: 100 Per Serving Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus, leaf) (1:4, QCE 55 mg)
Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale, whole plant) (1:1, QCE 140 mg fresh OR 1:3.5, Quantity Crude Equivalent 40 mg dry)
Gentian (Gentiana lutea, root) (1:4, QCE 35 mg)
Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla, flower) (1:4, QCE 25 mg)
Turmeric (Curcuma longa, rhizome) (1:4, QCE 25 mg)
Cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum, fruit) (1:4, QCE 25 mg)
Burdock (Arctium lappa, root) (1:1, QCE 90 mg fresh OR 1:4, QCE 22.5 mg dry)
Black Walnut (Juglans nigra, fruit hull) (1:4, QCE 17.5 mg)
Ginger (Zingiber officinale, rhizome) (1:1, QCE 40 mg)
QCE = Quantity Crude Equivalent Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Certified Organic alcohol, Distilled water, Certified Organic vegetable glycerine.