Olive Leaf Extract has traditionally been used in Western Herbal Medicine to reduce common cold symptoms, severity and duration. Olive Leaf has also been used traditionally throughout Middle Eastern Herbal Medicine for the relief of coughs, sore throats, pharyngitis and mild fevers. In addition, Olive Leaf helps to maintain a healthy cardiovascular system, heart and blood lipids by providing some of the key components found in the Mediterranean diet.
The Olive plant has been used in medicine for centuries around the Mediterranean regions. It has been used traditionally in Western Herbal Medicine to relieve symptoms of the common cold, decrease symptom severity and reduce the common cold duration. Throughout Middle Eastern Herbal Medicine, it has been used traditionally to help relieve coughs, sore throat, pharyngitis and mild fevers. Olive Leaf is presently used to enhance immune system function, improve immune defences and help to stimulate healthy immune system responses. Olea europea, commonly known as Olive Leaf helps to support a healthy heart and cardiovascular system function, including maintenance of healthy blood lipids and vasodilation.
Olive Leaf Extract (OLE), derived from the leaves of the olive tree, contains a rich source of polyphenols called Oleuropein. Oleuropein is a potent antioxidant with anti-inflammatory actions that help to maintain healthy cardiovascular and immune systems.
Active Ingredients. Each tablet contains herbal extracts equiv. to:
Olea europaea (Olive Leaf)
Extract equiv. to leaf dry……………...5g (5000mg)
Standardised to Oleuropein 100mg
Adults: Take 1 tablet daily with food or as advised by your health professional. Always read the label and follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, worsen or change unexpectedly, consult your health professional.