Dr. Grossman's Retinal Support Formula (2oz) - This formulation is designed to help strengthen the retina through a variety of Chinese and western herbs. From a Chinese medical perspective, Retinal Support helps nourish the kidneys, liver and spleen. It helps nourish and strengthen the retina by building blood, improving circulation, eliminating dampness, and enhancing energy levels.
Dr. Grossman recommends it for macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa, Stargardt's, diabetic retinopathy, cone-rod dystrophy, macular edema, and other related retinal disorders. Contains the following herbs:
Astragalus membranaceus helps boost the immune system; it has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Panax Ginseng (Korean Ginseng) helps strengthen heart and immune functions, and strengthens the immune system. Excellent for overall health.
Atractylodes macrocephala (Atractylodes) tonifies the Spleen, dries dampness.
Glycyrrhiza giabra (Licorice) supports lung and spleen function. Additionally, it has anti-inflammatory properties.
Angelica sinesis (Dong Guai) - has been used for centuries in China as a heart, spleen, liver, kidney tonic and a general blood tonic.
Bupleurum falcatum (Chinese Thoroughwax) helps strengthen the Liver and improve the free flow of energy and blood throughout the body and eyes.
Cimicifuga racemosa (Black Cohosh) is a Kidney tonic for yin which helps strengthen blood and essential fluids.
Citrus reticulata (Chen Pi) extracted from orange peels, Chen Pi promotes cardiac health and supports digestion.
Zingiber officinale (Ginger) is well known to have natural anti-inflammatory properties. It enhances digestion and promotes stress relief.
Gentiana lutea (Gentian) helps support healthy liver and spleen functioning and strengthens immune functioning.
Aesculus hippocastanum (Horse chestnut) reduces inflammation because it increase blood flow; it also strengthens the veins.
Schizandra chinesis (Schizandra) increases energy, supports stamina, reduces fatigue, and strengthens the Liver.
Vaccinum myrtillus (Bilberry) helps improve night vision and protects the retina. It is an excellent antioxidant.
Lycii fructus (Lycium berry) is a powerful antioxidant and helps regulate the immune system. It is also know as goji berry.
Chrysanthemum morifolium (Chrysanthemum flower) is an herb which helps other herbs act together in harmony and is often used in herbal formulas for that purpose.
Dioscorea villosa (Wild Yam) has strong anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Wild yam helps strengthen the Liver and lead to better digestion.
Other ingredients: This formula contains approximately 30% alcohol
Recommended dose is 1/2 dropperful (approximately 15 drops) in an ounce of water 2-3 times a day by mouth.
For best results, take on an empty stomach (at least 20 minutes away from food).
Note: This product is only to be taken orally. Do not put in your eyes.