Angina pectoris is the result of ischemia affecting the heart muscle. This condition is generally briught on by a partial occlusion of the coronary arteries. Symptoms tend to appear after physical exertion, but can also appear at rest.
1. Improve Coronary Blood Flow
Crataegus is the key herb for angina.
2. Reduce Platelet Aggregation
3. Imporve Hypertension If Present
- Diuretics (Gentle)
4. Treat Hypercholesterolemia If Present
- High Fiber
Herbs For Angina:
- crataegus - key herb
- terminalia arjuna - key herb
- inula racemosa - key herb
- gingko - imporves coronary blood flow
- salvia miltorrhiza - cardioprotective, vasodilator, antiplatelet
- korean red ginseng - improves coronary flow reserve
- coleus - antiplatelet
- ginger - antiplatelet
- turmeric - antiplatelet
- capsicum - fibrinolytic
- tilia - vaasodilator
- cramp bark - vasodilator
- valerian - calming to imporve the side effects of some of the other herbs given
- cordyalis - calming to imporve the side effects of some of the other herbs given
Angina Sample Formula:
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Updated: May 2017
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