It may sound like folklore but Horse Chestnuts are actually rich in the nutrient Aescin; a compound which is capable of easing the pressure on your veins, especially in the legs. Fight the signs of chronic venous insufficiency and varicose veins with this all natural Horse Chestnut formula.
For a lot of us, we hear the name Horse Chestnut and our minds spring to our youth; playfully batting conkers against one another in an effort to shatter your opponent's foil into a chestnutty mess. Or perhaps you're of a more Dickensian persuasion; those who enjoy plucking piping hot chestnuts out of a brown paper bag on a fiercely cold and foggy London night.
Whatever your particular association with these unassuming autumnal fruits is, there's a good chance that you've spent your whole life underestimating the Horse Chestnut. From the Aesculus hippocastanum, a vast deciduous tree, actually come a great way to help the veins in your legs flow more freely.
And the reason for this a nutrient known as aescin. Working by maintaining blood vessel integrity and thus promoting healthy blood circulation throughout the body, aescin is now thought to be at the heart of a number of great CVI (chronic venous insufficiency) solutions. Swanson Superior Herbs Horse Chestnut has been standardised to a guaranteed potency of 22% aescin to ensure you that when you choose to add this amazing supplement to your diet, you'll be getting nothing but reliable, proprietary support.
Venous problems manifest themselves in a number of ways. Unfortunately for a lot of us, that tends to involve unsightly obtrusions. With varicose veins now affecting over half the population and the majority of those cases being in women and the elderly, it can be both inconvenient and embarrassing.
As our veins weaken, they become twisted and enlarged. The result of this is veins presenting themselves on the legs, looking like swollen, blue cords. And while for some people, varicose veins are little more than a cosmetic issue, for others they can come with blood clots, inflammation and even ulcers on the skin.
With clinical evidence now suggesting that Horse Chestnuts can be beneficial for chronic venous insufficiency, more and more people are turning to these natural healers to help stop blood from pooling unwanted in the legs.
Swanson Superior Herbs Horse Chestnut can even help with lower leg pain caused by poor circulation in the legs. Try it and open up the world of possibility previously concealed by this iconic British tree.
To be used as a dietary supplement. Take one capsule up to twice a day with a glass of water.
If you are already on other medication, pregnant or nursing or suffer from any pre-existing conditions which you believe may contradict this supplement then ALWAYS seek advice from your doctor or health practitioner before taking.
Do not exceed the recommended dose.
Do not take if the outer seal is broken or damaged upon purchase.