Common Name: Horse Chestnut, White Chestnut, Escine, Buckeye, Marronnier, Ban Khaur, Conker Tree, Spanish Chestnut Botanical Name: Aesculus hippocastanum Horse Chestnut Dosage: Consult your healthcare provider for your correct dose. Horse Chestnut Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not overdose. Consult your physician if you have kidney disease. You shouldn't take horse chestnut with blood thinning medications.
Horse Chestnut Benefits & Information
Horse Chestnuts were used for centuries in Europe for joint pain, bladder and gastrointestinal issues, fever and leg cramps. Today common uses of Horse Chestnuts include vein health, hemorrhoids, skin sores and swelling after surgery. Horse Chestnuts my promote venous blood flow, support healthy digestion, may benefit edema in lower extremities, promote prebiotic effects, support wound healing and may benefit male health. It has antioxidant, analgesic, anticoagulant, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory and muscle relaxant effects. Horse Chestnut Naturally Occurring Components: quercetin, kaempferol glycosides, glutathione, aescin, flavonoids, allantoin, saponins, tannins, myricetin, fraxetin, aesculetin, rutin, polysaccharides
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