Danshen, also known as red sage or salvia miltiorrhiza, is an herb and its root is highly valued in Chinese medicine. It has been used for many years to help with circulation problems, strokes, chest pain (angina pectoris), high blood pressure, and other diseases of the heart and blood vessels. It may also be used for menstrual disorders, chronic liver disease, miscarriage, and insomnia caused by rapid heartbeat and tight chest.
Verapamil is a calcium channel blocker that is commonly used in the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain (angina). It is also used in the treatment of rapid heart rate (tachycardia). Verapamil is used off-label as a preventative treatment for migraine headaches, and there is some evidence that it can work to enhance the efficacy of chemotherapy in halting tumor progression.
Verapamil brand names include:
Calan Verelan Calan SR Isoptin
Nattokinase is an enzyme extracted from a traditional Japanese food called "nattō". Nattō is made by fermenting boiled soybeans with the bacterium Bacillus natto. Nattō has been used traditionally for diseases related to the heart and blood vessels. It may be used to decrease blood pressure, lower cholesterol, help with chest pain (angina), treat atherosclerosis, improve blood circulation, reduce bad cholesterol (LDL) and increase good cholesterol (HDL), lower blood viscosity, and decrease inflammation.
L-Arginine is an amino acid that helps the body make protein. It also acts as a vasodilator (i.e. widening of the blood vessels) and may be used to treat heart and blood vessel conditions such as high blood pressure and coronary artery disease, erectile dysfunction, and male infertility.
Noni is used to help treat various health related problems such as diabetes, high blood pressure, pain, arthritis, inflammation, menstrual cramps, bowel irregularities, liver disease, urinary tract infection, tumors, and cardiovascular diseases. It can also boost your immune system and improve your mood.
Tulsi, also known as holy basil, is a plant that is referred to as the “queen of herbs” in Ayurvedic medicine. It may be used to treat asthma, bronchitis, colds, congestion, coughs, flu, sinusitis, sore throats, memory problems, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, headaches, earaches, skin diseases, anxiety and stress, cramping, gastric disorders, indigestion, intestinal parasites, mouth diseases, ulcers, vomiting, diabetes and blood sugar imbalances, joint pain and rheumatoid arthritis, kidney stones, malaria, and cancer.
The main indications of Kieferostitis include chronic jawbone decay with or without symptoms (pain, swelling, pus formation), bone affections in general (inflammation, necrosis, decay), fatigue, muscle and joint pain, migraine headaches, high or low blood pressure, palpitations, kidney and heart disease, chronic systemic inflammation and allergies, autonomic dysfunction, sleep disorders, anxiety, sensitivity, and powerlessness.
Strophantus is a plant that contains the highest concentration of ouabain found in nature. Ouabain is a cardiac glycoside that is used conventionally in the treatment of low blood pressure and heart irregularities. It is used "off label" to treat congestive heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, and general cardiovascular debility. Ouabain is toxic in high doses. It is strongly recommended that this IC be initially taken as a single drink of IC water 3x daily for 14 days before increasing the amount if necessary. This allows sufficient time to gauge the individual response.