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X-Action for Women is designed to enhance female vitality, this formula provides herbs that support female glandular and nervous systems. Red raspberry is an ancient remedy for female concerns. Eleuthero act as tonics to restore and invigorate the system and increase energy. Damiana is a widely known aphrodisiac, while oatstraw and slippery elm provide essential nutrients to the body. Ginger enhances the actions of the other components in this formula.
Maca contains important amounts of fatty acids including linolenic, palmitic and oleic acids. It is rich in sterols and has a high mineral content as well. In addition to its rich supply of essential nutrients, Maca contains alkaloids, tannins and saponins.
Maca has energizing effects, fertility enhancement and aphrodisiac qualities. Other traditional uses include increasing energy, stamina and endurance in athletes, promoting mental clarity, treating male impotence, and helping with menstrual irregularities and female hormonal imbalances including menopause and chronic fatigue syndrome. It is used as an alternative to anabolic steroids by bodybuilders due to its richness in sterol
L-Arginine is essential to several systems in the body. Among its many roles, L-Arginine: Is a precursor of nitric oxide. Promotes circulation resulting in improved blood flow; Stimulates the release of growth hormone; Improves immune function; Reduces healing time of injuries; Plays a role in the formation of bone and tendons; Increases muscle mass, while reducing body fat; Supports male fertility, improving sperm production and motility; Reduces risk of blood clots and stroke; Supports normal blood pressure; Improves vascular function for patients with angina; Helps recovery after heart attack; Helps prevent and treat cardiovascular disease; [and] Helps reduce growth of cancerous tumors.
There is also evidence that supports L-Arginine is effective in “L-Arginine has been shown to have positive impacts on immune function, obesity concerns, human sexuality, and aging. As an adaptogen, l-Arginine helps the body adapt to changes in life, the environment, and may increase stamina and sports performance.”
Eleuthero is in the same family as panax ginseng. Russian scientists began investigation into this herb during the mid-1900s. Herbalists recommend Siberian ginseng to support the adrenals, counteract stress, adapt to change, and regulate blood sugar. Referred to as an adaptogen and tonic, Siberian ginseng reportedly increases nonspecific resistance to adverse influences.
Since the early 19605, Russian clinical studies have involved over 2,100 normal and stressed human subjects given ethanolic extracts of the herb. The results demonstrated increased energy, stamina, task performance, and resistance of the body to a wide variety of potentially harmful influences (viruses, toxins, hypoxia, temperature shifts, and radiation). Russian researchers also gave 13,000 workers from automobile plant daily doses of Eleuthero. Overall, disease incidence and absence from work was reduced by one third compared to a control group of workers.
Oatstraw is a nervine, it calms, soothes, and relaxes tensions, a tonic, stimulant, and antispasmodic (relaxes muscles). Because of its high nutrient content, oatstraw is recommended for treatment of stress. Rich in silicon, oatstraw promotes healthy skin, hair, nails, and teeth. Many different cultures recognize the herb as a "naturalize of the sexual gland system.
Red Raspberry has been named for a myriad of women’s problems. Herbalists claim it is best described as a normalize that tempers the effects of hormonal runaway (menstruation, pregnancy, and delivery). The leaves of red raspberry contain high concentrations of tannins. They are believed to impart the following properties to the herb: antinauseant, antivomiting, antidiarrheal, and astringent (contracts tissues and checks discharge of blood or mucus).
Scientists discovered that if uterine smooth muscle is tense, the herb will relax it; however, if the muscle is relaxed it will contract it. This supports the folk use of raspberry leaf to strengthen the uterus, prevent miscarriage, and ease labor pain. Other studies have shown raspberry leaf induces ovulation, acts as a diuretic, stimulates immunity, is antiviral, possibly controls glucose induced high blood sugar, promotes insulin production, and acts as an antifungal.
Damiana was highly regarded as an aphrodisiac by the Aztecs.. The properties associated with the herb are tonic (restores and invigorates the system), diuretic, laxative, and stimulant. Some suggest that the ingestion of damiana produces a feeling of euphoria, characterized by relaxation and imagination. Modern herbalists recommend damiana for the following problems: depression, nervous indigestion, atonic constipation, coital inadequacy, and anxiety neurosis
The herb contains 0.2 to 1.0 percent volatile oil which consists of hydrocyanic glycosides, bitter principles, tannins, and a resin. The oil induces peristalsis and stimulates the genitourinary tract. Another component, beta-sitosterol, along with the volatile oil, could stimulate the sexual apparatus or build sexual health and reproductively.
Licorice root is one of the oldest of all medicinal herbs. The ancient Egyptians valued it like the Chinese prized ginseng. The Chinese also use it and consider it to be one of the greatest of all balancing and harmonizing herbs. Licorice helps improve stamina and endurance by balancing blood sugar and building the glands.
Sarsaparilla root is be known for its hormones, but it is equally respected as a blood purifier, especially in combination with other herbs which are compatible and complementary. As such is effective for impotence, heartburn, fever, cleansing, aging, psoriasis and hormone balance in both the male and female system from infections, serving also as an excellent antidote. It also assists in the elimination of urea and uric acid.
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