Contains the finest blends of Chamomile, Peppermint, Marshmallow Leaves and Wild Yam Root. The compounds of this tea have antispasmodic properties that reduce spasms of the intestinal tract which may relieve cramping and griping associated with Diverticulitis or Diverticulosis.
Chamomile is believed to help calm muscle spasms in the stomach and also has anti-inflammatory properties which may help reduce the symptoms associated with an inflamed digestive tract. The finest varieties of Chamomile continue to come from Egypt and that is precisely the blend that we use in this tea. You will be pleasantly surprised by its superior flavor.
Researches over the years have shown that marshmallow has numerous medicinal benefits, particularly in safeguarding and soothing the mucous membranes Marshmallow leaf creates a slippery substance called mucilage that soothes and coats irritated membranes in the esophagus, stomach, and intestines, and helps protect from irritants and acidic foods.
The compounds of peppermint have antispasmodic properties that may reduce spasms of the colon and intestinal tract and relax the stomach muscles. Peppermint also has a soothing effect on the lining and muscles of the colon, which helps to relieve a spastic colon. Menthol acts to stimulate the stomach lining. Its cooling properties soothe the stomach and ease pain.
Wild Yam Root
Wild Yam Root helps to maintain a balance of hormones in the body and is a perfect example of the old saying ‘Let your food be your medicine’ (Hippocrates, ‘the father of medicine’). Wild yam contains substances called alkaloids, which are muscle relaxants that especially target muscles in the abdomen and pelvis. This action suggests that wild yam may be of particular value for digestive disorders, such as diverticulosis and diverticulitis.