Ruscus Aculeatus

Ruscus aculeatus (lat. name for Butcher’s-broom )is a low evergreen Eurasian shrub. It is made up of a strong root system, which has long been used to treat congestions.
Ruscus Aculeatus Root Extract acts mainly on microcirculation, decreasing capillary permeability due to its content of a flavonoid called Rutin. The therapeutic properties of this plant are to increase circulation, reduce edema (water retention), reduce swelling and to act as an anti-inflammatory and the extract has been used with good results in the treatment of varicose veins.
Clinical studies show the effectiveness of Butcher’s broom extract when used for disorders of the veins and arteries of the body especially for fragility of the veins and for improving blood circulation.


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