What is the Original Essiac® formula? The Original Essiac® formula is a “proprietary” combination of 4 herbs (not 8 herbs). Ingredients: Proprietary Herbal Blend: Burdock, liquid extract (root), Sheep sorrel, liquid extract (leaves), Slippery elm, liquid extract (bark), Indian rhubarb, liquid extract (root), •BURDOCK ROOT Essiac® Used traditionally to help maintain a healthy gastrointestinal tract, helps support a healthy immune response.* •SHEEP SORREL Essiac® Used in traditional folk herbalism to help cool the body, this herbs helps support normal waste elimination in kidneys.* •INDIAN RHUBARB ROOT Essiac® Used traditionally in small amounts, this herb helps support normal waste elimination in the liver.* •SLIPPERY ELM inner bark Essiac® The tannins and muciliages in Slippery Elm inner bark are believed to facilitate the healthy elimination of mucus in the body.*
Medicinal Ingredients per 2 capsules: Burdock (root) 360.76mg Sheep sorrel (leaves) 71.76mg Slippery elm (bark) 27.4mg Indian rhubarb (root) 12.2mg
Non-medicinal ingredients: vegetable magnesium stearate, maltodextrine, microcrystalline cellulose, cellulose (capsule)
For adults, take 2-4 tsp (10-20ml) twice daily, preferably one hour before or after meals. As a reminder, discuss the supplements and medications you take with your health care providers. One bottle will last 1-2 weeks if taken as suggested. Use within 2 weeks after opening
Warning: not to be taken during pregnancy, by nursing mothers or by children under 10 years of age. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a dry place and avoid excessive heat. Tamper resistant; do not use if seal under cap is broken or missing.