Sage is a member of the mint family and its name comes from the Latin 'salvare' which means 'to heal'. It was traditionally used for the relief of excessive perspiration which may be experienced during menopausal hot flushes and may be used as a gargle for throat irritations.
- Traditionally used for the relief of excessive sweating and perspiration.
- May be used as a gargle (when prepared as directed) for the relief of mouth ulcers and minor throat irritations.
Each capsule contains:
|Salvia officinalis (Sage) leaf powder
Dosage: Adults:Take two to three capsules with a meal twice daily.
Mouthwash or gargle: Open two capsules, add one cup of boiling water. Allow to stand for 10-20 minutes. Strain, use when warm.
Warnings: If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner. Always read the label. Use only as directed. Keep out of reach of children. Not for use during pregnancy. Not recommended during lactation (unless to assist weaning) as sage decreases the flow of breast milk.