Olive Leaf

Olea europa

Olive Leaf

Olea europa

Olive Leaf is a rich source of oleuropeins and powerful antioxidants, as well being as a broad spectrum anti-viral herb. It has been used for infections including the common cold and flu as well illnesses caused by the family of herpes viruses such as chicken pox and shingles. It has the unique ability to support immune function while also offering the body protection from free radical damage. Due to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, Olive Leaf also shows promise in supporting cardiovascular health, as well as rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory conditions. It also promotes a health gastrointestinal tract, by encouraging the growth of good bacteria. The Olive Leaf tree is a member of the Oleaceae family and has been cultivated for over 3,000 years by the Ancient Romans, Greeks and Egyptians.


Products containing Olive Leaf:

Olive Leaf Phytocaps
Olive Leaf Liquid Complex-Peppermint
Olive Leaf Throat Spray-Peppermint

References:

Ed Smith “Therapeutic Herbal Manual”
Gaia Herbs

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