Health benefits of “Arjuna” extract vegetarian capsules
•Promotes heart health. * •Helps maintain healthy cholesterol levels already within normal range. * •Supports healthy blood pressure already within optimal range. * •Promotes emotional and physical wellness during times of occasional stress. *
Terminalia arjuna, commonly known as arjuna, (which means "bright and shining one") is the most celebrated “herb for the heart” in Ayurveda. The bark of Terminalia arjuna has been used in India for more than 3000 years, primarily as a heart health supplement. * Arjuna is known to help maintain healthy blood pressure and cholesterol levels already in the normal range. * Arjuna is also a well-known adaptogen that imparts both physical and emotional strength and helps the body manage stress. * Ingredients in Arjuna
Arjuna contains active phytoconstituents which include: Triterpenoids, ß-sitosterol, flavonoids, and glycosides. Triterpenoids (Arjunolic acid) and flavonoids are considered to be responsible for its beneficial antioxidant and cardiovascular health benefits.
Terminalia is a tree and three species of terminalia are used in ayurvedic medicine. These species include Terminalia arjuna, Terminalia bellerica, and Terminalia chebula. Terminalia arjuna has been used to balance the three “doshas: Vata, Pitta, and Kapha. (The doshas are biological energies found throughout the human body and mind. They govern all physical and mental processes and provide every living being with an individual blueprint for health and fulfilment). Arjuna is the foremost rejuvenator for the heart. The scientific basis for the use of arjuna as a cardiotonic in Ayurvedic medicine is proven by its vibrant functions on blood pressure, heart rate and cholesterol levels. It strengthens and tones the circulatory system and supports heart health.* Arjuna’s strengthening and toning actions help maintain healthy blood pressure and cholesterol levels already within the normal range.* The mechanism of cytoprotection conferred by arjunolic acid can be explained by its property to reduce oxidative stress by enhancing antioxidant levels.* Being a well-known adaptogen, Arjuna is also traditionally used to promote emotional balance.* Terminalia bellerica has been used as a "health-harmonizer" in combination with Terminalia chebula and Emblica officinalis. This combination is also used to maintain healthy cholesterol levels and support heart health. * Terminalia bellerica and Terminalia chebula are also used to support and manage digestive disorders such as loose stools, occasional constipation and indigestion. * Terminalia bellerica is also known to be a healthy liver tonic that helps protect the liver. *
Suggested use: Take 1 capsule twice a day with a glass of water or as suggested by your health care provider.
Other Ingredients: Vegetable cellulose capsules.
No additives, artificial fillers or binders.
Arjuna Caution / Warning
Consult your health care provider prior to the use of “Arjuna Extract Vegetarian Capsules” if you are pregnant or nursing, taking medications, or have a medical condition. Keep out of the reach of children.