WinterWell 45 VegCap
The leaves of Andrographis (Andrographis paniculata) are traditionally used in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese medicine to support healthy upper respiratory tract function.1,2 Today, placebo-controlled human clinical studies attest to the traditional use of Andrographis.3,4 In trials with over 1300 subjects, Andrographis proved effective taken alone or combined with other herbal ingredients.5,6
The leaves of Holy Basil (Ocimum sanctum) are traditionally used in Ayurveda to support healthy upper respiratory tract function.7-9 Research has shown that Holy Basil has numerous potential health benefits, including support of healthy immune system function.10
In the Indian Ayurvedic tradition, the root of Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) is used as a Rasayana: a dietary supplement or practice promoting rejuvenation, mental and physical health, as well as providing a defense against aging and challenging environmental factors.11 Studies have shown that extracts of Ashwagandha root support healthy immune system function.12-14
A name meaning three pungent spices, Trikatu is a traditional Indian formula used to support healthy upper respiratory tract function.15 It consists of equal parts of Long Pepper fruit (Piper longum), Black Pepper fruit (Piper nigrum), and Ginger root (Zingiber officinale). Trikatu can also enhance the bioavailability of other herbal products taken at the same time.16,17
1. Nadkarni AK. Indian Materia Medica. Vol. 1. Bombay, India: Popular Prakashan, 1976:101-3. 2. Tu G et al. (eds.). Pharmacopoeia of the Peoples Republic of China. Guangzhou, China: Guangdong Science and Technology Press, 1992:90. 3. Cceres DD et al. Phytomedicine. 1999,6:217-23. 4. Melchior J et al. Phytomedicine. 1996/97,3:315-8. 5. Coon JT, Ernst E. Planta Med. 2004,70:293-8. 6. Poolsup N et al. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2004,29:37-45. 7. Jain SK and DeFilipps RA. Medicinal Plants of India. Vol. 1. Algonac, MI: Reference Publications, 1991:3723. 8. Kirtikar KR, et al. Indian Medicinal Plants. Vol. 3. Dehra Dun, India: Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, 1994:1965-8. 9. Nadkarni AK. Indian Materia Medica. Vol. 1. Bombay, India: Popular Prakashan, 1976:865-7. 10. Godhwani A, et al. J Ethnopharmacol. 1988,24:193-8. 11. Bhattacharya A et al. J Ethnopharmacol. 2001,74:1-6. 12. Dhuley JN. J Ethnopharmacol. 1997,58:15-20. 13. Dhuley JN. Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 1998,20:191-8 14. Ziauddin M et al. J Ethnopharmacol. 1996,50:69-76. 15. Dash VB, Junius AMM. A Handbook of Ayurveda. New Delhi, India: Concept Publishing, 1983:195-196. 16. Shoda G et al. Planta Med. 1998,64:353-6. 17. Lambert JD et al. J Nutr. 2004,134:1948-52.
Suggested Use As a dietary supplement 1 capsule, two to three times per day - Or as directed by your healthcare professional.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule||Servings Per Container: 45|
|Amount Per Serving
||% Daily Value***
|Holy Basil (Ocimum Sanctum) leaf Extract||175 mg||*|
|2% Ursolic Acid||3.5 mg||*|
|Andrographis (Andrographis Paniculata) aerial parts Extract||150 mg||*|
|20% andrographolide||30 mg||*|
|Ashwaganda (withania somnifera) root Extract||100 mg||*|
|5% Withanolides||5 mg||*|
|Organic Holy Basil (Ocimum Sanctum) leaf Powder||20 mg||*|
|Trikatu 10:01 Extract: Long pepper (piper longum) fruit, Black Pepper (piper nigrum), fruit and giner (zingiber officinale) root in equal parts||25 mg||*|
*Daily Value Not Established
***Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Other Ingredients: Vegetarian capsules, silicon dioxide, maltodextrin.
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children. As with all dietary supplements, consult your healthcare professional before use. See product label for more information.