100 g bag.
Desmodium adscendens (Sw.) D.C. chopped leaves 10 g.
Last updated on 11/10/2019
Desmodium Adscendens, offered by Vita Complex in the form of herbal tea, is a plant of African origin; it is part of the Leguminosae family and is recognised for treating liver and kidney diseases.
Being temporarily unable to obtain certified organic herbal tea, Vita Complex has focused on finding Desmodium with the best requisites, ensuring we always maintain a remarkably high standard of quality.
We hereby share compliance data:
Conforms to EC Reg. 396/2005 and subsequent updates.
Bacterial load as TMC < 2×10⁷ u.f.c./g, yeasts and moulds < 2×10⁵ u.f.c./g, Salmonella absent in 25 g, Escherichia Coli < 100 u.f.c./g, as established by European Pharmacopeia, current edition, and Codex Herbarium.
Total aflatoxins (B1, B2, G1, G2) < 4 p.p.b., Ochratoxin A within the limits laid down in EU Regulation No. 105/2010.
Falls within the limits established by official pharmacopoeia “Plant drugs and preparations” of 600 Bq/kg (16.2 nCi/kg), for caesium-134 and caesium-137.
The values recorded are below the limits of 3 mg/kg for lead, 1 mg/kg for cadmium and 0.1 mg/kg for mercury, as per current applicable regulations.
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and benzo(a)pyrene values comply with the limits imposed by EU Regulation 2015/1933.
GMOs and Ionising Radiations
In compliance with EC Regulations 1829/2003 and 1830/2003, it is hereby declared that the product does not contain and is not made of and/or produced using Genetically Modified Organisms. It is also stated that this product has not been subjected to the action of ionising radiations.
Product suitable for food use. BSE/TSE-free.
Product does not contain ingredients listed in Annex I Section III of Legislative Decree 114 of 8 February 2006, EC Dir. 2003/89, EC Dir. 2007/68, with the exception of substances containing SO2 highlighted on the label.
hepatoprotective, antihepatotoxic, antioxidant, diuretic, detoxifying.
Given its characteristics, it is particularly suited to those currently taking medication or those who have previously taken medication given its depurative properties. It is particularly valuable during chemotherapy oncology treatments to detoxify the liver and kidneys.
Scientific studies show that Desmodium is a hepato-regenerator and that it accelerates liver cell regeneration by restoring full organ function without any side effects.
The liver, plays a fundamental role in metabolism, it is an excretory organ, exposed to the harmful action of toxic substances of exogenous origin so, in order to ensure its proper functioning, it is often necessary to support its health and proper functioning.
Desmodium is recommended for people suffering from bronchospasm due to allergic asthma too. The plant’s active principles are triterpenic saponosides, molecules derived from chymolein, beta-phenylethylalanine, indolic alkaloids and sterolic derivatives.
The Desmodium plant is particularly recommended in cases of:
– Viral hepatitis
– Alcohol-related and/or toxic liver diseases
– Hepatic steatosis
– Toxic medical treatments (chemotherapy, antibiotics, hormones)
INSTRUCTIONS boil 10 g of the plant in one litre of water for 15 minutes, then filter. Drink the solution during the day without reheating it.
During and after chemotherapy, drink at least half a litre of herbal tea a day, either pure or diluted in more water.