Lingonberry (Young Shoot Extract) Vaccinium vitis-idaea
1.7fl oz (50 ml)
Lingonberry’s primary action is as a harmonizer for the urinary tract and intestines normalizing bacterial flora, and as a tonic for the immune system. It has a tonic effect on the uterus. The secondary action is on the mineralization of bones and preventing joint degradation. Lingonberry acts on structural protein degradation of tissue due to aging or disease.
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In the Restoring Immunity System:
In Stage 2, in higher dose, Lingonberry optimizes elimination for those with stool type #4 – #7, supporting all levels of vitality.
In Stage 3, it is used in full dose for intestinal and urogenital disorders and for mineralization, particularly in post-menopausal women.
In full dose, for acute protocol, Lingonberry is used for symptoms involving the urinary tract and for restoring optimal elimination.
The buds of this little shrub are so small that it is the young shoots that are used to prepare Lingonberry Gemmotherapy Extract. It forms fairly short (maximum 24 inches – 60 cm high), dark green, often very extensive carpets on poor, acidic soils of moors, open forests and drying peat bogs, mainly in mountainous areas. Its presence indicates the degradation of the superficial strata of the soil. Excellent companion of conifers, it often shares its territory with European blueberries. Its roots form a tight tangle of creeping and branching stems on the soil surface that hinders the development and germination of other plants. Its evergreen leaves have been used as an alternative to tea, its flowers resemble bells and its fruits are small, acidulous red berries, sought after in Northern Europe for the preparation of jams, fermented drinks and to accompany game.
It was one of the favorite buds of Dr. Pol Henry, father of Gemmotherapy. According to him, “If there was to be only one cure left, it would be this one.” He made it the master remedy for aging.
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These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Gemmotherapy extracts are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your practitioner before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
- Plant: 5%
- Glycerine: 33%
- Ethanol: 18%
- Water: 44%
Lingonberry does have an estrogenic action and is not recommended in individuals with suspicion of or diagnosed estrogen-dependent diseases. While it can be used in children be aware of the estrogenic action and do not use it for periods of more than two months without a pause.