Olive Leaf Extract has traditionally been used in Western Herbal Medicine for the relief of coughs, colds, flu, sore throats and to help reduce fevers. It may also provide cardiovascular benefits by providing the key components of the Mediterranean diet.
Why use Caruso’s Olive Leaf?
The Olive plant has been used in medicine for centuries around the Mediterranean. It was traditionally used by the Greeks as a remedy for fever and shortening the duration and symptoms of colds and flu. Olive leaf extract, derived from the leaves of the olive tree, contains a rich source of polyphenols called Oleuropein. Oleuropein is a potent antimicrobial and antioxidant agent and has anti-inflammatory benefits. Oleuropein also helps support your cardiovascular system and is good for heart health. Caruso's Olive Leaf may enhance the antioxidant defence system and assist with cardiovascular support.
Caruso’s Olive Leaf health indications:
• Supporting cardiovascular health
• Antioxidant benefits
• Traditionally used in Western Herbal Medicine to assist with coughs, colds, flu, sore throats, and to help reduce fevers
Name: Olea europea (Olive Leaf Extract)
Description: The use of the olive tree for human health dates back centuries. Diets rich in “olive” reduce tissue oxidative stress and enhance the antioxidant defence system. The major constituent of the Olive Leaf is “Oleuropein”. Oleuropein has been shown to have antimicrobial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity. It is a key compound of the Mediterranean diet found in both the Olive Oil and the Olive Leaf Extract. Oleuropein may also support heart health. Helps support cardiovascular and heart health; Has antioxidant effects; Reduces tissue oxidative stress and enhances the antioxidant defence system; Is traditionally used in Western Herbal Medicine to help reduce the duration and severity of colds and flu and to assist with the symptoms of cold and flu.