Tilia tomentosa (Linden tree bud) has both the properties of the flower and of the sapwood, a good example of the versatility of the bud compared to differentiated parts of the tree that are specialized in a determined function. This bud contains many types of mucilage that give greater viscosity to the concentrated glycerine macerate.
Tilia tomentosa constitutes the ideal pediatric remedy.
It has drainage, sedative, and balancing action on the nervous system.
Tilia tomentosa possesses an overall calming effect on the nervous system.
It is considered anxiolytic, sleep inducer, sedative, antispasmodic, and light hypnotic
Tilia tomentosa detoxifies the nervous system especially nerve cells + general detoxifier (cholesterol, uric acid, urea).
It is a regulator of the neurohormonal metabolism in obesity.Clinical indications:
Nervous: Insomnia (enhances sleep and increases its length) especially among children (soft hypnotic), elders, and pregnant women. Neuralgia, migraine, headaches, stress, overwork, neurosis (anxiety and obsessions), nervous pruritus. Stress, neuralgia, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, petit mal, calm down focal firing in meninges. neurovegetative dystonia (ANS involved).
Cardiovascular: Hypertension, cardiac palpitations.
Digestive: Digestive disorders related to stress/NS, especially IBS. Anti-inflammatory – act on chronic inflammation of the mucosa (gastritis, colitis, oesophageal dysphagia).
Musculoskeletal: Muscle tension and fibromyalgia.
Skin: Psoriasis or other skin disorders linked to NS.
Anti-Spasmodic: It is an efficient antispasmodic in cardiac palpitations, spasmophilia, and diaphragmatic hernia.
General detoxifier: Gout, helps with weight loss.Consider in combination with:
Ficus carica, for gastritis
Quercus robur, fibromyalgia, plus adrenal fatigue from pushing the NS
Acer campestre, anguish neurosis, anxiety, anguish
Ribes nigrum, Cedrus libani, for psoriasis
Crataegus oxyacantha, heart palpitations
Ilex aquifolium, epilepsy, petit mal
Ficus carica, Crataegus oxyacantha, for bulemic tendencies
Ficus carica, Abies alba, for fibromyalgia
Viburnum lantana, for antispasmodic action
Olea europaea, Prunus amygdalus, for phobias and obsessive compulsive behaviours
Ribes nigrum, Rosa canina, for headaches due to allergies
Vaccinium vitis-idaea, for irritable intestines, IBS
Alnus glutinosa, Ficus carica, for ulcersClinical experience:
SSRI anti-depressants: Patients using this group of SSRI anti-depressants or for all other conditions with elevated serotonin levels
Sedatives: May potentiate the sedative action
Hypothyroidism: Use with prudence
HerbalGem gemmo complex that contains Tilia tomentosa:
G6 CHO-GEM (cholesterol complex)
G11 NOCTIGEM (sleep complex)
Gemmotherapy is a branch of phytotherapy that uses buds and young shoots of trees and shrubs. Gathered in the spring at a key stage of their natural growth cycle, buds and young shoots are freshly handpicked and put in maceration in a solution of water, alcohol and glycerin to extract all their active principles.Ingredients | Each drop contains:
Tilia tomentosa* (Lindent-tree buds) (extract 1:20 … 2.5 mg) 0.05 ml
Non-medicinal ingredients: alcohol, water, glycerin.
*Organic certification by Certisys-BE1Dosage:
Adults and children > 12 years 5-15 drops daily, between meals, pure or diluted in water, or as directed by a health care practitioner.
For more information please consult your health care practitioner.NPN 80010664