Arnica Compose consists of Ruta Graveolens, Echinacea Angustifolia, Calendula, Arnica Montana, Comfrey, Hypericum Perforatum, Belladonna.
Ruta Graveolens - Indications: homoeopathic preparation
Echinacea Angustifolia - Indications: homoeopathic preparation
Calendula - Symptomatic treatment of minor inflammations of the skin & mucosa, as an aid to the healing of minor wounds, burns, sunburns, scrapes, skin irritation, allergic dermatitis & diaper dermatitis, insect bites.
Arnica Montana - Indications: bruises
Comfrey - The use of Arnica Compose (Comfrey) in cultural and traditional settings may differ from concepts accepted by current Western medicine. When considering the use of herbal supplements, consultation with a primary health care professional is advisable. Additionally, consultation with a practitioner trained in the uses of herbal/health supplements may be beneficial, and coordination of treatment among all health care providers involved may be advantageous.
Arnica Compose (Comfrey) is also known as Symphytum officinale, Russian comfrey, knitbone, knitback, bruisewort, blackwort, black root, slippery root, boneset, consound, gum plant, healing herb, salsify, and wallwort.
Arnica Compose (Comfrey) has been used externally for bruises, sprains, burns, and swelling and as a mouthwash and gargle for gum disease and sore throats. Arnica Compose (Comfrey) has also been used internally for stomach upset, stomach ulcers, hemorrhoids, and diarrhea.
Since the use of Arnica Compose (Comfrey) has been associated with serious liver damage, ingestion of Arnica Compose (Comfrey) is not recommended. The FDA has issued a warning to consumers that the use of Arnica Compose (Comfrey) may present a serious health hazard. Also, the topical application of Arnica Compose (Comfrey) preparations to broken skin should be avoided.
Arnica Compose (Comfrey) has not been evaluated by the FDA for safety, effectiveness, or purity. All potential risks and/or advantages of Arnica Compose (Comfrey) may not be known. Additionally, there are no regulated manufacturing standards in place for these compounds. There have been instances where herbal/health supplements have been sold which were contaminated with toxic metals or other drugs. Herbal/health supplements should be purchased from a reliable source to minimize the risk of contamination.
Arnica Compose (Comfrey) may also have uses other than those listed in this product guide.
Hypericum Perforatum - Indications: depression, nervous disorders, sleep disorders
Indications: anxiety, nervous disorders
Herbal preparations containing St John’s wort are used, frequently for self-medication, in the treatment of depression. Such preparations are also promoted for the treatment of other nervous disorders such as insomnia and anxiety, particularly if associated with the menopause. Hypericin, a major constituent of St John’s wort, has been investigated as an antiviral in the treatment of HIV infection and AIDS.St John’s wort has been used in homoeopathic preparations.
Belladonna - Indications: parkinsonism