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Holy Basil

HOLY BASIL
(Formerly known as Basil)
Ocimum sanctum & O. gratissimum
Liquid extract of the dried leaves of
Rama Tulsi, Krishna Tulsi and Vana Tulsi

Actions: Adaptogen that reduces stress, calms, and relieves depression. Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antiviral. Anticancer/antimutagenic. Protective to the liver. Enhances immune system function. Recent research demonstrates protection from chromosome damage and death caused by ionizing radiation. Prevents or reduces gastric ulcerations.

Uses: To relieve stress and anxiety. Supportive therapy in fevers, inflammations, infections, colds and flu. To prevent or moderate high cholesterol levels. Protective therapy during radiation treatments or work associated with radiation. Adjunct therapy in non-insulin dependent diabetes. Prevention and treatment of gastric ulcerations.

Dose: Take 30 to 40 drops, 2 to 4 times per day.

Cautions: Consult a qualified midwife or physician before taking during pregnancy or nursing. Not recommended for babies or toddlers.


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