Desmodium

Desmodium

African plant introduced to Europeans by Pierre Tubéry, co-founder of CRP.

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- DESMOPAR® Soluté concentré
- DESMOPAR® FORT BIO
- DESMOPAR®
- DESMAUBIER® BIO

Meadowsweet

Meadowsweet

A medicinal herb traditionnally used for its many virtues : anti-inflammatory, joint pains analgesic, antispasmodic, sudorific, febrifuge like aspirin.

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- HARPAGOPHYTUM
Cranberry

Cranberry

This red berry growing in North America has been used by native Americans long before the arrival of the French and English settlers, due to its properties. We now acknowledge that cranberry contains powerful antioxidants and high levels of vitamin C. Although it is best known nowadays for its ability to prevent bacteria to latch on to the lining of the bladder.

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Hibiscus

Hibiscus

Another native plant to West Africa, traditionally used to relieve urination disorders. We combine it with Cranberry, Bearberry and Cinnamon.

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- Cranberry

Bearberry

Bearberry

This tiny bush is common in our mountains. Its leaves contain a particularly active substance. This substance is synthesised by the liver into an antiseptic, then is eliminated by the kidneys and concentrates on the bladder where it will be most efficient against possible germs. It is recommended to drink a lot and have a suitable diet in order to improve alkalinity in urine.

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Ceylon Cinnamon

Ceylon Cinnamon

Popular for culinary use, its extracts also contain antioxidants, antiseptic and antispasmodic compounds that facilitate urinary comfort.

More details on Wikipédia : Cannelle (écorce).

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- CANNEBERGE
Blackcurrant leaves

Blackcurrant leaves

A lot has been publicised about the benefits of blackcurrant, demonstrating the trust people have placed into its virtues. We use the extracts from its leaves for its anti-inflammatory properties.

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- RED VINE
- HARPAGOPHYTUM

Green Coffee

Green Coffee

In their unroasted form, coffee beans keep their main antioxidant and detoxifying properties.
We associate them to green tea and green mate to strengthen theireffects.

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- THÉ VERT
Green Tea

Green Tea

As green tea undergoes minimal processing, unlike common fermented teas, the biological properties of the tea leaf, such as antioxidants, are maintained. Thus green tea acts mainly as a cell protector.

Wikiphyto : Théier

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- THÉ VERT

Probiotics

Probiotics

Germs present in our gut flora improve the absorption of foods and contribute to stabilise the gut barrier. Micro-organisms probiotics reach the large bowel, alive, and regulate intestinal functions : absorption of nutrients and disposal of substances likely to provoke autoimmune conditions.
Lacobacillus acidophilus, bifidobacterium bifidum and lactobacillus rhamnosus are probiotics.

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Prebiotics

Prebiotics

Germs present in our gut flora must be well fed, as they need specific food. Prebiotics are provided by fruits and vegetables as well as, for instance, inulin microfibers.

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Wild Chicory

Wild Chicory

There are several types of chicory and they are commonly used in salads and drinks. Extracts from the roots are high in inulin. This inulin is mainly a food for the germs of our gut flora, which makes it an important prebiotic to regulate intestinal functions.

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Lithothamnion

Lithothamnion

This small oceanic reef-forming algae accumulates minerals from the seawater on its surface : mostly calcium carbonate and magnesium.

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Griffonia

Griffonia

This plant is a shrub native to West Africa. Its seeds are rich in the herbal compound 5-Hydroxytryptophan. Our organism uses this substance to produce serotonin, also known as “sleeping hormone”.

Wikiphyto : Griffonia simplicifolia
Wikipedia : 5 hydroxytryptophane

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- GRIFFONIA
Green Mate

Green Mate

Best known for its stimulating effect due to cafein, the drink made with mate leaves contains also a lot of polyphenols antioxidants and safeners.
The dried extract is put in capsules.

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- THÉ VERT

Red Stinkwood

Red Stinkwood

Sitosterol found in its bark has been long used to treat prostatic hypertrophy.

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- Le pygeum africanum - Rebelle santé

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- PYGEUM
Fleurs de Sureau

Elderflower

Flowers from this bush help to eliminate water and reduce oedemas.

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- RED VINE

Harpagophytum (Devil’s Claw)

Harpagophytum (Devil’s Claw)

Undisputed virtues ; strong reputation to be an anti-inflammatory for painful joints.

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- HARPAGOPHYTUM

Vigne rouge

Red Vine

Vine has always had an important role in our Mediterranean civilisation. Many current varieties derived from the red vine. Its grapes contain a lots of tannins, anthocyanins and flavonoids ; in improving the blood circulation, they soothe heavy legs. Its common use in traditional medicine can be traced back in history.

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- RED VINE

Silicon

Silicon

The most abundant trace element in our body, silicon is necessary to develop and maintain the structural and functional integrity of the body’s connective tissue. Very easily oxidisable, silicon levels decrease with ageing. It is found in some plants that are able to separate it from its mineral complexes, thus making it absorbable.

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- TRIANOX
Propolis

Propolis

Resin collected by honeybees to prevent their hive against infections. It is made of manifold compounds.

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- PROPOLIS

Gelée royale

Royal Jelly

Food produced by honeybees to create and maintain the queen alive in the hive. It is a concentrate of nutrional elements.

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- PROPOLIS
Bee’s Wax

Beeswax

Wax is not collected but produced by honeybees to build the honeycomb cells. It is made of numerous protective compounds.

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- PROPOLIS

Lime Tree Sapwood

Lime Tree Sapwood

It is the soft wood that is under the bark, also called “living wood”. Once chopped finely, it is boiled in water for a long period. This infusion is traditionally used to drain liver and kidneys ; it is also antispasmodic. It is an effective detoxifier. Capsules contain the dried extract of this decoction.

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Goji Berries

Goji Berries

Or Lycium barbarum, this plant is alleged to be adaptogenic : it increases the capacity of our body to adapt to difficult situations.

This ability is due to the presence of stimulating compounds of the plant, such as polysaccharides.

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- ECHIGOJI

Echinacea

Echinacea

Plant originated in North America, that helps in fighting and preventing infections.

It has been forgotten due to the introduction of antibiotics but it has regain interest today.

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- ECHIGOJI

Bouillon Blanc

Common Mullein

Easily recognisable with its huge floral spikes, the common mullein is a traditional treatment for respiratory problems, especially broncho-pulmonary conditions.

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- ECHIGOJI

Fibres d'Acacia

Acacia Fibres

Acacia gum is thoroughly cultivated for culinary use and is rich in fibres. It regulates intestinal transit. Its high concentration in prebiotic fibres increases probiotic growth.

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- Entérogermes

VITAMIN D3

VITAMIN D3

The subject of extensive research for its other properties, it is also well-known for its ability to regulate bone and dental mineralization.

Our European way of life induced a lack of vitamin D3.

https://www.anses.fr/fr/content/vitamine-d

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- Promega D3

OMEGA 3

OMEGA 3

Omega 3 are fatty acids considered essentials, as they have to come from our food. Supplement of omega 3 helps to balance the ratio between omega 3 and omega 6, as omega 6 are often too many.

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SPIRULINA

SPIRULINA

It is a micro-organism rather archaic, able to synthesise for ever necessary vital elements, and to concentrate them from its environment. Its high nutritional value can be enriched with elements such as selenium and silicon.

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- SPIRULINE
- TRIANOX
- PROSELEM
-ULTRASELEM