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Dr. Christophers Lower Bowel Formula is a special formula that may prevent numerious diseases of gastrointestinal tract and an overall well-being. Biologically active components of the formula prevent the development of cholecystitis, reduce gas formation in the intestine, gently cleanse the colon and lower bowel, remove toxins, help promote weight loss and improve many other health conditions.
The remarkable set of ingredients of the Lower Bowel Formula include: Cascara Sagrada Bark, Barberry Bark, Cayenne Pepper, Ginger Root, Lobelia Herb, Red Raspberry Leaves, Turkey Rhubarb Root, Fennel Seeds & Goldenseal Root
Cascara Sagrada Bark. In Spanish, Cascara Sagrada means "sacred bark". For centuries this bark has been used by Native Americans as a laxative. It stimulates peristaltic action within the lower bowel, removes body toxins, and normalizes digestive system funtion. Furthermore, cascara sagrada bark reduces fermentation and putrefaction processes in the intestine, provides disinfectant, anti-inflammatory and analgesic action, removes worms and parasites from the body. Not only does cascara sagrada stimulate the secretion of all digestive systems and the peristalsis of intestine, it has also proved its benefits for varicose veins, high blood pressure, liver and gall bladder, stones in the gall bladder, hemorrhoids, anal fissures, and insomnia.
Barberry Bark. Barbery bark has long been used by Native Americans to boost appetite, treat ulcers, burns, and a variety of stomach problems. The bark stimulates the muscle reduction, makes blood vessels supplier, helps gallbladder (as well as improves the flow of bile), serves as an analgesic, reduces inflammatory processes. Berberine--a substance derived from the barberry bark-acts as a choleretic agent in the treatment of such gallbladder diseases as cholecystitis and cholelithiasis. It may also fight infections by stimulating the immune system. Several studies show that barberry bark may help treat certain malignant tumors. It is also known as the hemostatic agent in women's diseases. Italian doctors have found that barberry bark may be used for malaria treatment as it promotes the elimination of parasites in the blood. In China, barberry bark is used to treat eyes inflammation and it may also have promising anti-cancer, respiration stimulating and astringent effects. In Germany, barberry bark is recommended for diseases of the digestive tract, lungs, oral cavity and throat. In the U.S., barbery bark is used for the treatment of liver diseases and as a remedy to normalize the gastrointestinal tract function.
Cayenne Pepper has numerious health benefits for the blood circulatory system. It nurtures cells with the necessary elements and promotes blood circulation through the veins, arteries, and capillaries. It treats stomach diseases and intestinal ulcers, stimulates the peristaltic motion of the intestine, reduces muscle cramps, and improves digestion. Furthermore, cayenne pepper helps remove toxins from the body and may be helpful in the treatment of such cancers as prostate cancer. The main healing ingredient of cayenne pepper is capsicacin, which acts as a powerful nervious stimulant and may be useful for atonic gout, dropsy, paralysis, and several forms of fever. Cayenne pepper is also used for heartburn, sore throats, spasmodic coughs, and diarrhea. In addition, the pepper is widely used for hemorrhoids, intermittent fever, scarlet fever and diphtheria. There is scientific evidence that capsicacin is beneficial for cholera, chronic lumbago treatment, and rheumatism. Among other various health benefits, it reduces swellings, treats ulcers and headaches, and stimulates the gallbladder reflex.
Ginger Root contains vitamins A, C, B1, B2 and niacin, as well as almost all essential amino acids. Ginger root also includes calcium, magnesium, sodium, zinc, phosphorus, iron, and potassium. The plant is an effective remedy for the treatment of infertility and impotence, liver and gastrointestinal tract, colds and asthma, as well as many other diseases. Furthermore, ginger root stimulates metabolism, increases energy generation by the body, reduces nausea and morning sickness, reduces high cholesterol levels, and lowers blood pressure. Ginger root is also a powerful antioxidant with anti-inflammatory properties.
Lobelia Herb has long been used by Native Americans for respiratory problems. One of the most important features of lobelia herb is its ability to excite the respiratory center during asphyxia in the newborn babies, poisoning and respiration recovery and other cases when it is necessary to stimulate breathing. Unlike other analeptics, such as caffeine and amphetamine, lobelia herb acts selectively in the body. By providing a direct effect on the respiratory center, lobelia herb excites the nerve centers and respiratory vital centers of the medulla oblongata; therefore it stimulates rapid breathing and low blood pressure. Gradually stimulating the adrenal glands, lobelia herb elevates adrenaline and subsequently increases the blood pressure.
Red Raspberry Leaves relaxes uterine, reduces intestinal spasms, and helps strengthen uterine walls. Furthermore, red raspberry leaves promote healthy nails, teeth, bones, and skin. Several studies show that the leaves are efffective for diarrhea as well as female disorders such as menstrual cramps, morning sickness, and hot flashes. Being a rich source of vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, calcium, iron, and magnesium, red raspberry leaves have found their application in numerious health and dietary programs.
Turkey Rhubarb Root. Being one of the most powerful herbs in Chinese folk medicine, turkey rhubarb root has been widely used for cleansing the intestines and relieving constipation. Several studies suggest that turkey rhubarb root has anti-bacterial, diuretic, and anti-cancer properties. The root may stimulate appetite, help heal colon and liver disorders, promote tumor healing, and treat diabetic neuropathy. When applied externally, turkey rhubarb root is beneficial for skin infections such as burns, acnes, and furuncles.
Fennel Seeds. The presence of terpenoid anethole in fennel seeds has made fennel one of the most popular natural remedy for treating digestive diseases. It normalizes the gastrointestinal tract function and relieves cramps. In a combination with other herbs such as wormwood, peppermint, and caraway, fennel seeds are used for heartburn, indigestion, and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Fennel has aided many woman with health problems. It relaxes the uterus and promotes natural breast enhancement. Fennel seeds are also used to treat hormonal imbalances causing PMS, menopause, and low libido, as well as to stimulate menstruation and milk production in nursing mothers. Furthermore, fennel helps with pulmonary congestion and persistent cough. Fennel seeds were reported to have a diuretic effect and to reduce the appetite; therefore it is suggested to be effective in weight loss programs.
Goldenseal Root, when used externally, is effective for a variety of skin conditions such as wounds, burns, and eczema. When used internally, the root is beneficial for colds, tonsillitis, digestive and other diseases. Historically, goldenseal root has been used in the treatment of bacterial, fungal, and protozoan infections. In addition to colds and flu, goldenseal root has been used to treat pneumonia, sinusitis, earache, tinnitus, sties, canker sores, athlete's foot, bladder infections, chronic fatigue syndrome, intestinal parasites, vaginitis, viral infections, various wounds, and yeast infections. Goldenseal root has a long history of use as a gastronintestinal remedy, especially for infectious diarrhea.
How to Use
Take according to your personal needs. It is recommended to take 2-3 capsules of the Lower Bowel formula 2-3 times a day after meal. If you have a low secretory activity of the stomach and decreased appetite, the formula may be taken before the meal. All capsules are pure 100% vegetable-based.