Bitter-tasting herbs were once an important part of Native American, European and Chinese diets. Medicines made from bitter herbs, such as Swedish Bitters are traditionally used in herbal medicine to support healthy digestion and to relieve symptoms of indigestion, digestive discomfort, constipation and loss of appetite. Swedish Bitters is named after a Swedish health enthusiast Claus Samst who used the product back in the 18th century as a bitter tonic. Swedish Bitters is a multipurpose tincture with a variety of versatile uses.
Hilde Hemmes Swedish Bitters 500ml
Swedish Bitters is a natural laxative which aids with digestion and relives digestive discomfort.
Each 20 mL dose contains tinctures equivalent to dried:
Aloe (Aloe ferox) leaf inner juice 133.34 mg
Senna (Cassia angustifolia) leaf 133.34 mg
Rhubarb (Rheum officinale) root & rhizome 133.34 mg
Myrrh* (Commiphora molmol) stem bark oleoresin 85.72 mg
Zedoary* (Curcuma zedoaria) rhizome 152.38 mg
Manna ash (Fraxinus ornus) stem bark oleoresin 133.34 mg
Carline thistle (Carlina acaulis) root 66.66 mg
Angelica* (Angelica archangelic) root and rhizome 152.38 mg
Black cohosh* (Cimicifuga racemosa) root & rhizome 19.06 mg
Valerian* (Valeriana officinalis) root & rhiz & stolon 19.06 mg
Cinnamon* (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) stem bark inner 19.06 mg
Cardamom* (Elettaria cardamomum) fruit 19.06 mg
Saffron (Crocus sativus) stigma & style 2.66 mg
Non-active ingredient Camphor 133.34 mg
*these combined ingredients are also known as theriac venezian.