Diamond Nutritionals’ Para-Calm is a comprehensive formula to support the GI tract during parasite protocols.
The herbal agents in Para-Calm, including sweet wormwood, olive leaf, and black walnut hulls, all have antiparasitic and antimicrobial properties. Many of these ingredients have been used historically for years for their efficacy in parasitic protocols.
Wormwood, Artemisia annua, is a fern like plant commonly found throughout Asia. Artemisinin is an active constituent of Wormwood that has many medicinal properties. Artemisinin is frequently used as first line therapy for the treatment of malaria in countries though out the world. In vitro and in vivo studies show artemisinin has anti-parasitic activity against a number of parasites including: Babesia species, Schistosoma species, Leishmania species, Toxoplasma gondii, and Plasmodium species.
Both olive leaf and black walnut hulls have historically been used to support the removal of parasites. Besides having anti-parasitic properties, olive leaf and black walnut hulls also have anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties, providing a full spectrum of support.
Berberine is an alkaloid extracted from plant roots. It is commonly found in barberry, turmeric, and Oregon grape. In vitro studies show berberine has anti-parasitic actions against strains of malaria, Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia lamblia, Leishmania donovani, and Trichomonas vaginalis. Studies using berberine sulfate in children with a giardia infection show berberine sulfate can eliminate the presence of giardia cysts. Berberine also has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties.
SUGGESTED USE: 1 capsule three times per day or as recommended by your healthcare professional.
Do not take this product if you are pregnant or nursing.
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