GARCINIA al 50% di ACIDO IDROSSICITRICO: This plant is useful in lipid metabolism, it reduces its storage in adipose tissue and regulates appetite. These actions are due to the presence of an organic acid, the hydroxycitric acid HCA contained in the fruit pericarp (peel), which inhibits the production by the liver of the enzyme ATP-CITRATO-LYSASI, responsible for the transformation of carbohydrates and proteins in fats. It promotes weight loss and reduction of fat cells (adipocytes). This drug is used in cases of overweight, hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia. Useful in case of low-calorie diets to promote weight control and to calm nervous hunger.
PINEAPPLE : Plant with anti-inflammatory, anti-edema and digestive action. Its activity, due to proteolytic enzymes known as BROMELAIN, makes it ideal in inflammatory and edematous processes, in the treatment of water retention and cellulitis as it is able to stimulate diuresis and promote the reabsorption of localized edema. These enzymes break down large proteins and accelerate digestion. Bromelain also prevents insulin accumulation in blood and therefore the conversion of sugars into fats. It also contains VITAMIN C (about 20 mg per 100g of fruit) and CAROTENOIDS, responsible for the pulp yellow color, and FIBERS necessary for the proper functioning of the digestive system.
GALEGA: It is thought that the name of this plant derives from its galactogenic action: it stimulates, in fact, the milk production. Galega actually has many properties: it is hypoglycemic, and it is used in cases of mild diabetes, since it decreases and keeps the blood sugar level low; it is an effective diuretic and diaphoretic in case of fluid retention and decreased diuresis. It also decreases body's acidosis.
PAPAYA: The active ingredients contained in Papaya, including PAPAINE, have proteolytic action, promote the protein's digestion, thus avoiding disorders such as abdominal swelling, meteorism, constipation. It also has an antioxidant and immunostimulant action, given by the high content of vitamin C. It helps to restore the acid-base balance, often compromised by unbalanced diets. It completes its action by promoting diuresis.
STAR ANIS : It contains an essential oil made up of 80% by ANETHOLE. It has eupeptic (stimulates appetite) and stomachic action: it helps in difficult digestion, stimulating gastric secretions, the peristalsis.
HELICHRYSUM 2% CLOROGENIC ACID: Drug included in the Swiss official Pharmacopoeia VII, has many medicinal properties: it is a general and cutaneous anti-inflammatory, and it has analgesic and hypocholesterolizing action.It stimulates liver purification, in fact it has choleretic and colagogue action. It works by stimulating digestion and calming spasms. It is useful to detoxify the liver and at the same time to reduce inflammatory states.