ArthrOrganics Herbal Grid

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Horsetail

Vitamins B1, B2, B3 and C Silicon, zinc, selenium, potassium, calcium ,manganese, magnesium, phosphorus, iron,bioflavonoids.

Beta-carotine, beta-sitosterol, caffeic acid, campesterol equisetonin, ferulic acid, gallic acid, isoquercitrin, isoquercitrocide, kaempferol, naringenin, p-coumaric acid luteolin, tanic acid, vanillic acid.

Rich in silica, strenghtens connective tissue, a vital component of bone and cartilage formation, aids in the absorptionof calcium which is necessary for the treatment of fractures and bone diseases.

Do not use if pregnant or nursing.


White Willow Bark

Vitamins B1, B2, B3, and C

Apigenin, beta-carotene, catechin, iso-quercitin, rutin tanin, lignin, quercitin, p-coumaric acid,salicin, and salycetic acid.

Active component of Bayer Aspirin, relieves joint and back pain, bursitis, headaches, muscle cramps, anti-inflammatory, reduces fevers.

Do not use if pregnant or nursing, or if allergic to aspirin.

Turmeric

Vitamins B1, B2, B3, and C. Calcium, Manganese, Magnesium, potassium phosphorus, iron and zinc.

Alpha-pinene, azulene, alpha-terpineol, borneol caffeic acid, beta-carotene, caryophyylene, eugenol, cinnamic acid, quaiaco, linalool, p-coumaric acid, tumerone, p-cymene, vanillic acid and curcumin.

Curcumin is the active ingredient ...aids circulation, lowers cholesterol and improves blood vessel health, good for all joint discomfort, anti- inflammatory.

Can cause stomach distress.


Boswellia

Boswellic acids, lineone, farnesol, carvone boaneol, carophyllene, and geraniol.

Anti-inflammatory, anti-arthritic, reduces rate of joint and cartilage destruction, and is effective in relieving osteo-rhuematoid arthritis disability and stiffness, anti-bacterial, protects the liver, lowers cholesterol.

Do not use if pregnant or nursing.


Stinging Nettle Leaf

Vitamins B2,B3,B5 and C, E. Calcium, copper, magnesium,manganese, folate fatty acids, phosphorus, potassium, iron, sulfur, selenium and zinc.

Acetic acid, betaine, beta-carotene, lecithin, lycopene caffeic acid, ferulic acid, scopoletin, p-coumaric acid

Germany's official remedy for rhuemetism, has compounds similar to steroids, relieves arthritic pain, anti-inflammatory and diuretic.

Do not use if pregnant or nursing... may interfere with blood thinners.


Devils Claw Root

Calcium, selenium, zinc, iron, magnesium, manganese, potassium, phosphorus

Chlorogenic acid, cinnamic acid, kaemferol, luteolin, larpgide, larpagoside, procumbide oleanolic acid.

Reduces chronic back pain and rhuematic conditions, improves joint mobility and pain relieves stiffness, anti-inflammatory, analgesic.

Do not use if pregnant or nursing, or have gallstones or ulcers.


Yucca Root

Vitamins B1, B2, B3 and C. Calcium, manganese, magnesium,, potassium phosphorus, iron, zinc, selenium.

Tanins, Beta-carotine, sarapogenin.

Long used to reduce pain and inflamation, properties found in saponins - a cortisone precursor - prevent the release of toxins from the intestines that restricts normal cartilage formation.

None Noted, check with your doctor.


Cinnamon Bark

Vitamins B1, B2, B3, and C Calcium, iodine, copper, chromium Magnesium, manganese, potassium phosphorus.

Beta-carotine, beta-pinene, formesol linalool, camphor, eugenol, alpha- pinene geraniol, benzaldehyde, caryophylene manitol, mucilage, cinnamalde, tanins phellandrene, limonene, terpinolene, coumarin, cuminaldehyde, borneol, vanillin.

Anagesic, reduces joint pain, backaches and stiffness, anti-inflammatory, anti- fungal and helps with diabetes.

Do not use if pregnant, nursing or if taking blood thinners.


Celery Seeds

Vitamins B1,B2,B3,B5,B6 and A,C,E, K. Amino acids, manganese, magnesium, potassium, phosphorus iron, sulfur, zinc, selenium, calcium, choline, boron, inosital, fatty acids and folate.

Apigenin, bergaptin, carotene, ferulic acid, iso-quercitrin limonene, alpha-pinene, caffeic acid,eugeneol, luteolin coumarin, chlorogenic acid, linalool, manitol, caravone, p-coumaric acid, myristic acid, rutin,thyneol,socopoletin shikimic acid and myristicin.

Has long been used to treat joint pain and muscle spasms, helps reduce swelling around joints, anti-inflammatory, diuretic.

Do not use if pregnant or nursing. not recommended for children.


Meadowsweet

Vitamin C.

Anthocyanidin, avicularin, coumarin, hypeoside menthyl-salicylate, quercitrin, rutin, vallin, and salicylic acid.

Analgesic, anti- bacterial, anti-viral, anti- rhuematic, anti-inflammatory, relieves pain muscle aches and cramps and fevers.

Do not use if pregnant or nursing or if hypersensitive to aspirin.

- Ingredient used in Human formula

- Ingredient used in Canine formula