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Sacred Medicine Sanctuary is always adding to its product line. This occurs either out of response to inquiries or because of new research. We are extremely proud of our quality and bring tremendous expertise to the formulation, preparation, and presentation of our products.

 

Tamarind Extract
 

Ingrid Naiman majored in Asian Studies at the East-West Center and has had a long-time interest in ethnobotanical medicine as well as specific medical traditions such as Ayurveda and more recently the medicines of the Americas. You see this in the re-creations of historic Native American remedies as well as the emphasis on longevity strategies as practiced in the East.

 
   

 

Brahmi Elixir, 4 oz.

This formula was developed by Ingrid Naiman to promote removal of the obstacles to higher consciousness. It contains tamarind to help remove the damage caused by fluoride, the two "Brahmis", Gotu Kola and Bacopa, to aid memory, concentration, and acuity, boswellia to relieve edema in the brain as well as parasites, ashwagandha for neuroregeneration and stamina, and guduchi for detoxification and longevity. It is a true honey elixir with the finest quality Ayurvedic herbs available today.

Alcohol: 19-21%

Contains: proprietary blend of Gotu Kola (Centella asiatica) aerial parts, Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) root, Nira-Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri aerial parts, Tamarind (Tamarindus indica ) fruit, Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia) fruit, Shallaki (Boswellia serrata) resin, Amla (Emblica officinalis) fruit, and honey in distilled water, organic alcohol, and vegetable glycerin.

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Dan Shen Extract, 2 oz.
Salvia miltiorrhiza

Dan shen is a kind of sage with very red roots. It is commonly regarded as a blood moving herb, i.e., one used to improve circulation as well as the condition of the arteries and overall physiological functioning. Unlike most such herbs, it is not contraindicated for use by persons already taking anticoagulants though careful monitoring is, of course, advised, especially by Asian patients. Dan shen can also be used following traumatic injury, surgery, or any kind of blood loss.

Alcohol: 24-26%

Contains: extract of Salvia miltiorrhiza root 1:3 in distilled water, organic alcohol, and vegetable glycerin.

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Deep Sleep, 2 oz.

This blend of important Ayurvedic herbs has been formulated to promote deep sleep while simultaneously gently cleansing the brain and fine tuning appreciation of the divine inspiration that is intended to guide us. It is not a dream formula but a formula that supports peaceful and rejuvenative rest.

Alcohol: 51-53%

Contains: Proprietary extract of Centella asiatica aerial parts, Acorus calamus root, Ocinum sanctum leaf, Mucuna pruriens seed, Piper methysticum root, Cyperus rotundas rhizome, Foeniculum vulgare seed, Tinospora cordifolia stem, Myristica fragrans seed, and Tamarindus indica fruit in Distilled Water, Organic Alcohol, and Pure Vegetable Glycerin.

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Dong Quai Extract, 2 oz.
Angelica sinensis

Dong quai is probably the second most valued herb in Chinese medicine and is often referred to as a sort of ginseng for women. It is used to balance the female reproductive system and is particularly useful during the critical period of puberty and menopause, but it also helps with the monthly cycle. It is a general tonic herb for almost all issues faced by women, everything from hormone balance to bleeding and the aftermath of giving birth to a baby. It is even used for headaches that are caused by blood insufficiency. Dong quai is a Chinese kind of angelica and should be considered by anyone who is discontinuing use of hormonal medications.

Alcohol: 49-51%

Contains: extract of Angelica sinensis root in organic alcohol, distilled water, and vegetable glycerin.

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Ginseng Extract, 2 oz.
Panax ginseng

Ginseng is one of the most famous adaptogenic herbs and has been used for thousands of years in Oriental medicine as a tonic, performance enhancer, and more recently for its usefulness in managing blood sugar levels in type II diabetes as well as lowering the risk of cancer. It is an antioxidant and, though warming, has anti-inflammatory properties. It is sometimes used alone or in combination with herbs such as Ginkgo biloba to improve memory and support energy during periods of intense study, such as during exam season.

Alcohol: 29-31%

Contains: Red Kirin Panax ginseng root in distilled water and organic alcohol.

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Extract of Gokshura Seeds - Tribulus terrestris

Gokshura Extract, 2 oz.
Tribulus terrestris

Gokshura is used almost worldwide. In Ayurveda, it enjoys a reputation as a tonic herb for the urinary tract and kidneys. It is soothing and promotes the proper flow of urine. It is also regarded as a male tonic herb, and studies in Bulgaria are often cited that suggest it aids male libido and performance. It is also a tonic herb for women. It is relaxing and balancing for all doshas.

Alcohol: 59-61%

Contains: extract of organically grown Tribulus terrestris seed in Distilled Water and Organic Alcohol.

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Gotu Kola Extract, 2 oz.
Centella asiatica

Brahmi supports the mind and nervous system, helping to improve memory and sustain intellectual effort. The leaves are considered to be very sattvic, i.e., pure as opposed to dull or stimulating. Gotu kola aids restful sleep and is a natural blood purifier. It was used by Machamuni Siddhar for his kalpa. In a way, brahmi is tridoshic because it reduces excess vata in the mind, is cooling to pitta, and decongesting to kapha.

For pdf on Gotu Kola, click here.

Alcohol: 49-51%

Contains: organically grown Centella asiatica aerial parts in Organic Alcohol, Distilled Water, and Vegetable Glycerin.

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He Shou Wu Extract, 2 oz.
Polygonum multiflorum

He Shou Wu or Fo Ti is a famous Chinese longevity herb. It is used to prevent premature graying of the hair as well as to regenerate the body. The herb aids circulation and is good for the heart and blood. It also soothes mucous membranes, especially in the gastrointestinal system. It is therefore deeply supportive of proper digestion and assimilation. It is mildly stimulating of peristalsis so it also gently improves elimination and gradually supports deep cleansing. Additionally, it is immune boosting and improves male libido and fertility.

Alcohol: 24-26%

Contains: extract of Polygonum multiflorum in organic alcohol and distilled water.

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Kalmegh Extract, 2 oz.
Andrographis paniculata

This intensely bitter herb promotes healthy flow of bile and respiratory comfort. It clears the throat, head, and lungs while simultaneously boosting immunity. Though sometimes considered a liver herb, it is also regarded as an immune herb, but studies suggest it is highly specific for both typhoid and fungal infections. There is a lot of research on this herb, everything from antivenoms to immune deficiency conditions.

Alcohol: 24-26%

Contains: extract of Andrographis paniculata aerial parts in Distilled Water, Organic Alcohol, and Vegetable Glycerin.

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Oral Rinse, 2 oz.

This rinse is intended for those who do not have amalgams but who may have oral infections. The extract is to be added to a small amount of warm water, about 20 drops in a third of a cup of water. This should be swished around in the mouth and gargled and then spit into the sink. It is best if repeated 2-3 times a day, especially first thing in the morning and after meals.

Alcohol: 55-57%

Contains: Extract of Cilantro (Coriandrum sativa}, Bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis}, Lignum vitae (Guaiacum officinale}, Eclipta (Eclipta alba), Clove (Syzygium aromaticum}, Cinnamon, Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare}, and Peppermint {Mentha piperita} in distilled water, organic alcohol, and vegetable glycerin.

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Para Kids, 2 oz.

This formula is suitable for children over the age of three. It is recommended that it be used for one week each month for three consecutive months. Best results can be expected when administered around the time of the full moon. The dosage is 10-30 drops, four times a day. Please shake before using.

Alcohol: 14-16%

Contains: Allium cepa bulb, Artemisia annua aerial parts, Inula helenium root, Nepeta cataria aerial parts, Mahonia aquifolium root, Juglan nigra hull, Foeniculum vulgare seed, Anemopsis californica root, Syzygium aromaticum buds in vegetable glycerin, distilled water, and organic alcohol.

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Sattva Elixir, 4 oz.

The sattvic state of mind is the yogic ideal. It is tranquil and harmonious. This formula has been developed for those who yearn for a peaceful and calm mind. It is a gently nourishing tonic, made in honey, and provides support for those who tend to become nervous when under stress. It relies heavily on rasayana herbs, all of which are regarded as longevity herbs in Ayurvedic medicine. Rasayana herbs are also antioxidants and most are adaptogens as well.

Alcohol: 19-21%

Contains: Proprietary blend of Asparagus racemosus root OG, Centella asiatica aerial parts OG, Glycyrrhiza glabra root, Convolvulus pluricaulis aerial parts, Ocimum sanctum leaf & flower OG, Bacopa monnieri aerial parts, Shilajit WC and honey in distilled water, organic alcohol, and vegetable glycerin.

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Schisandra Extract, 2 oz.
Schisandra chinesis

Schisandra is one of the truly famous adaptogenic herbs. These herbs "normalize" stress reactions so that regardless of the starting point, i.e., hyper or hypo, the energies are brought into more balance. The berries are particularly prized for their liver benefits, and like many liver herbs, they are support beautiful skin. They are considered to aid both mental and sexual function . . . well, this is truly an adaptogen. Studies suggest that schisandra buffers the stress of a wide variety of insults to the body, everything from frostbite to heavy metal exposure.

Alcohol: 24-26%

Contains: Schisandra chinesis berry, in distilled water, organic alcohol, and vegetable glycerin.

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Shankhapushpi: Ayurvedic Herb for Anxiety and Mood Swings

Shankhapushpi Extract, 2 oz.
Convolvulus pluricalis

Shankhapushpi is the primary Ayurvedic herb for anxiousness and swift mood changes that are, in turn, usually attributed to vata derangement but sometimes to a mixture of vata and pitta disturbances. In such cases, Shankhapushpi is often the herb of choice for pacifying turbulent emotions. Shankhapushpi is a rasayana herb and is often used as a regenerative herb for the brain. It is believed to modulate the neurochemistry of the brain. Shankhapushpi aids memory and reduces tension due to mental stimulation.

Alcohol: 29-31%

Contains: USDA organic Convolvulus pluricalis aerial parts 1:5 in Distilled Water, Organic Alcohol, and Vegetable Glycerin.

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Sitz Salve, 30 ml.

This ointments is intended for use by those wishing to alleviate discomfort due to hemorrhoids and piles. It is astringent and helps to staunch bleeding, but it also relieves some pain while tonifying the arteries supplying blood to this critical part of the body.

Alcohol:

Contains: Calendula officinalis flower, Aesculus hippocastanum, Collinsonia canadensis, Hamamelis virginiana, Melilotus officinalis, Curcuma longa, Croton lechleri in distilled water, high oleic safflower oil, vegetable emulsifying wax, organic aloe vera gel, organic coconut oil, jojoba oil, beeswax, cocoa butter, lecithin, natural preservative, D-tocopherol, stearic acid, xanthin gum, trace minerals.

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Spilanthes Extract, 2 oz.
Spilanthes acmella

Spilanthes is nicknamed the toothache plant. It temporarily numbs the areas of the mouth where it makes contact, mainly the gums, and through increased production of saliva has an antibacterial effect similar to that of echinacea. Spilanthes is also antifungal and antiparasitic. It has also been used to treat co-infections of Lyme disease. Spilanthes is native to Brazil and Africa where it is used to treat stammering and to improve digestion of carbohydrates and fats. Be aware that spilanthes causes a temporarily tingling sensation that is part of the immune response it triggers.

Alcohol: 54-56%

Contains: fresh, organically grown Spilanthes acmella leaf and flower in Distilled Water, Organic Alcohol, and Pure Vegetable Glycerin.

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Stone Breaker Extract, 2 oz.
Phyllanthus amarus

Phyllanthus amarus in known in South America as "chanca piedra" or breaker of stones. There, it is used mainly for kidney stones but also for gall stones and many other disorders ranging from malaria to liver cancer. In Ayurvedic medicine Phyllanthus amarus is known as bhumi amalaki. It is revered as a major detoxifying and liver rejuvenative herb. It is recommended that it be used in small amounts over a long period of time. Modern studies support traditional uses and suggest that Phyllanthus amarus prevents mutation of liver cells when exposed to carcinogens.

Alcohol: 39-41%

Contains: Phyllanthus amarus leaf extract, 1:3, in Distilled Water, Organic Alcohol, and Vegetable Glycerin.

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Tulsi Tea, 5 oz.

Holy basil is one of the premier herbs of the Ayurvedic pharmacopoeia. It is a major rasayana herb and a valuable nervine. Together with gotu kola, this tea is calming and gently detoxifying. It acts specifically on the brain and nervous system, but with the addition of lemongrass and ginger, this tea also aids digestion. The flavor is greatly enhanced by the zesty additions that have carminative properties. When formulating this tea, we knew what we had to do to create something superb! Try it warm a few hours before bedtime or on ice during summer days. Use the leftover as a hair rinse! All the ingredients of this tea are 100% organic.

Alcohol:

Contains: organic Rama Tulsi, Ocimum sanctum, aerial parts, organic Gotu Kola, Centella asiatica aerial parts, organic Lemongrass, Cymbopogon citratus aerial parts, and organic Ginger, Zingiber officinalis rhizome.

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Yang Elixir, 4 oz.

This formula includes some of the world's most important adaptogenic, antioxidant, and longevity herbs. It is intended for use by people who live a high stress life in which they are exposed to the ravages of electromagnetic, radioactive, metallic, and chemical pollutants. It can be used in small doses on practically a life-long basis or as protective agent when risks and stressors are greatest. Though it might be somewhat more suitable for men than for women, it is also safe for women to use.

Alcohol:

Contains: Proprietary blend of Withania somnifera root OG, Eleutherococcus senticosus root, Panax ginseng root, Schisandra chinesis berry, Salvia miltiorrhiza root OG, Shilajit WC and honey in distilled water, organic alcohol, and vegetable glycerin.

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Yin Elixir, 4 oz.

This formula combines some of the world's most famous female tonic herbs with adaptogens as well as rasayana herbs. It can be used by women during both puberty and menopause as well as by anyone coming off hormone replacement therapy. It offers the additional benefits of having some gentle detoxifying and immune enhancing properties along with support for the brain and neurological system. Anyone who has been exposed to excitotoxins, venom, infections of the brain and nervous system can consider this tonic for long-term use.

Alcohol: 17-19%

Contains: Proprietary blend of Asparagus racemosus root OG, Rhodiola rosea root OG, Cimicifuga racemosa root OG, Dioscorea villosa, fresh root WC, Pfaffia paniculata root WC, Hemidesmus indicus root OG, Curcuma zedoaria rhizome OG, Glycyrrhiza glabra root, and honey in distilled water, organic alcohol, and vegetable glycerin.

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Sacred Medicine Sanctuary
Poulsbo, Washington

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