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Perilla May Help Allergy Sufferers

perrilla frutescensPerilla frutescens is an Asian plant that is used in Cardio Cocktail because it is high in Omega 3 fatty acids. Rather than using fish oil which has had some problems with contamination, the makers of Cardio Cocktail decided to use a plant based Omega 3 oil, Perilla frutescens(perilla).  Now researchers are finding that there maybe another reason to take Cardio Cocktail with Perilla frutescens other than just for your cardiovascular health. It seems that this . Perilla is a memeber of the mint family and has also been shown to be anti-inflammatory and tumor preventing as well. If you suffer from allergies, like so many people do this time of year, Cardio Cocktail, or at least Perilla frutescens maybe something you might want to check out.

 

  1. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21239739
  2. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19271319
  3. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12672153

    World Of Technology: The Little-Known Herb That Combats Allergies

Its that time of year again: the season of itchy eyes, sneezing, runny noses and breathing troubles for anyone who suffers from allergies. Sometimes just called perilla, an extract from the plants leaves have been found in many studies to be effective for the treatment of allergies, including: nasal congestion, sinusitis, asthma linked to allergies, skin conditions and eye irritation. In one study published in Experimental Biology and Medicine, perilla and one of its active ingredients known as rosmarinic acid or rosmarinic extract, were found to significantly ameliorate allergic inflammatory reactions such as nasal and sinus congestion, and eye irritation. World Of Technology: The Little-Known Herb That Combats Allergies