Hawthorne and Linden Tonic
Wise Woman Herbals
Promotes healthy cardiac muscle, normal heart function, balanced blood pressure and normal circulation.
Take 20-60 drops, 1-3 times a day.
Crataegus spp. (hawthorn), Tilia vulgaris (linden), Ginkgo biloba (ginkgo), Salvia miltiorrhiza (dan shen), and Zingiber officinale (ginger).
Crataegus (hawthorn) can decrease the need for cardiac drugs such as Digitoxin, Digoxin and other cardiac glycosides derived from Digitalis. Individuals taking formulas containing hawthorn should have their medication monitored by their physician to assure that they receive the correct dosage of cardiac glycosides. Contraindicated in pregnancy.