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Leg Edema and Gotu Kola cure

Reference #: 659
Submit Date: 20 May 2006
Browse Category: leg edema
Author: none
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Treatment used: gotu kola
You can buy this remedy at: health food store
Remedy will cost you: unknown
Country of Remedy: USA
Remedy Source: http://www.nutrasanus.com/chronic-venous-insufficiency.html
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Remedy Description

"Studies have indicated that gotu kola extracts may be helpful for people

suffering from CVI. Preliminary double-blind, placebo-controlled studies

indicate that gotu kola extract may provided improvement in major venous

insufficiency symptoms, reducing swelling, pain, fatigue, sensation of

heaviness and fluid leakage from the veins. "

"The usual dosage of gotu kola is 20 to 60 mg 3 times daily of an extract

standardized to contain 40% asiaticoside, 29 to 30% asiatic acid, 29 to

30% madecassic acid, and 1 to 2% madecassoside. When using it for venous

insufficiency, give gotu kola takes at least 4 weeks to work. However,

some researchers have suggested doses up to 120 mg per day. "

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