ESSIAC Liquid Herbal Extract - 300mL
ESSIAC is made only in Canada and is shipped worldwide.
Essiac Canada International is the only company with the legal rights to the ESSIAC® trademark name in Canada. The registered trademark is found immediately after the word "ESSIAC" on all ESSIAC® product labels.
The herbs in ESSIAC® are grown specifically for Essiac Canada International which are harvested at peak times in order to ensure maximum botanical potency. The herbs used in ESSIAC® are grown without the use of herbicides or pesticides, and are not irradiated. ESSIAC® is produced to a pharmaceutical grade certification.
Good manufacturing practices
ESSIAC® is blended and bottled in a GMP (good manufacturing practices) certified manufacturing facility. All employees are required to wear protective head, body and footwear gear. The herbs in ESSIAC® are submitted to quality control tests, including high performance liquid chromatography, near-infrared spectrometry, microbiological analysis and heavy metal testing.
The main botanicals in ESSIAC® tea:
- Burdock root (Arctium lappa)
- Sheep sorrel leaves
- Slippery elm inner bark (Ulmus fulva)
- Indian rhubarb root
Burdock Root (Arctium Lappa) - Used traditionally to help reduce mucus, maintain a healthy gastrointestinal tract, stimulate a healthy immune response, for weak digestion, as a diuretic for water retention and to sweat out toxins through the skin. It has vitamin A and selenium to help reduce free radicals and its chromium content helps maintain normal blood sugar levels.
Sheep Sorrel (Rumex acetosella) - Used in traditional folk herbalism to cool the body, create sweating and detoxification through the skin; as a diuretic useful in maintaining a healthy kidney and urinary functions. It is rich in vitamins and trace minerals (ascorbic acid, mineral oxides, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, silicon and rutin. It is thought to nourish the glandular system.
Indian Rhubarb Root- (Rheum officinale) - Used traditionally in small amounts, this herb acts as a gentle laxative and helps purge the liver of toxic buildup and waste. It helps neutralize acids due to indigestion. Its malic acid also carries oxygen to all parts of the body, aiding in healing and promoting a positive and balancing effect upon the whole digestive system.
Slippery Elm Inner Bark (Ulmus Vulva) - North American species of tree, the bark of which is traditionally used in folk medicine because it contains large amounts of tannins and mucilages. One of the world's best-known herbal remedies, believed to dissolve mucous deposits in tissue, glands and nerve channels. The inner bark, rich in calcium, magnesium, and vitamins A, B, C, K feeds and soothes organs, tissues and mucous membranes.
Amount: 4 teaspoons (20 ml) twice daily
Duration: 12 weeks
ESSIAC® required: 12 bottles
Amount: 2 teaspoons (10 ml) twice daily
Duration: 12 weeks
ESSIAC® required: 6 bottles
Contains 18-22% more potency than the Powder formula
No refrigeration required
No mixing required
No food 1 hour before and after consuming ESSIAC®
No juices 30 minutes before and after consuming ESSIAC®
Not to be taken during pregnancy, by nursing mothers or infants
How long will one bottle last?
One bottle will last 1-2 weeks, depending on the daily intake.
How long will the ESSIAC® Extract formula keep?
Unopened bottled ESSIAC® Extract formula will keep for approximately two years. Once the bottle has been opened, it will retain its potency and freshness for approximately 2 weeks.