Guggulu Powder: Organic
Guggulu helps to strengthen the bones and joints. It’s anti-inflammatory effect is very helpful when dealing with pain and swelling associated with arthritis. It’s a specific herb for obesity and excessive weight and may help to enhance thyroid function.
Guggulu is a resin, used traditionally to reduce cholesterol (LDL) and prevent accumulation. It has been shown to strengthen the bones and scrape deposits from the channels, joints and tissues of the body. It’s anti-inflammatory effect may be helpful when dealing with pain and swelling associated with arthritis. Guggulu is also indicated in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), endometriosis and to promote menses. It is a specific herb that has traditionally been used for obesity and excessive weight and may help to enhance thyroid function. It has been used in the treatment of acne to avoid the use of antibiotics.
Contraindications: Not to be when pregnant or breastfeeding or by people with acute kidney infections, excessive uterine bleeding, or thyrotoxicosis.
Safety: Can reduce the effects of antihypertensives. Caution also with hypoglycaemic medications.
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