Livna Syrup

Liver Tonic.

Livna, a syrup composed of well proven homoeopathic remedies has shown remarkable success in treating various liver disorders. The liver, a vital organ, performs various functions such as detoxifying harmful substances, storage of vitamins and production of bile and blood coagulating agents. The liver when diseased leads to conditions such as anorexia, asthenia, weight loss, jaundice, hepatitis and cirrhosis. Livna is composed of remedies in suitable dosages to best maintain the normal functioning of the liver and revive it from states of diseased conditions. Safe and effective at all ages, during convalescence and with other modes of treatment.

Indication.

Offers natural relief for liver disorders such as loss of appetite, weakness, weight-loss, defective metabolism, jaundice, hepatitis, gall-stones and associated liver ailments.

Composition.

Chelidonium Majus 2.5%, Kalmegh 2.5%, Cardus Marianus 2.5%, Hydrastis Canadensis 2.5% in Syrup base Q.S.

Action of Individual Drugs.

The remedies listed below play a role in relieving & curing the following medical signs & symptoms :
Chelidonium Majus (Celandine) : A prominent liver remedy, covering many of the direct reflex symptoms of diseased conditions of that organ. Jaundice and constant pain under inferior angle of right scapula, are certain indications. Great general lethargy and indisposition to make any effort is also marked. Serous effusions and bilious complications during gestation are also covered. Its other indications are yellow discoloration of sclera and face, bitter taste in mouth with nausea and vomiting, profuse yellow urine, clay colored stools and alternate diarrhoea and constipation. Enlarged liver, gallstones and jaundice due to hepatic and gallbladder obstruction are within its therapeutic range.
Kalmegh (The great king of bitters, kiryat) : Used successfully in worms of children, vomiting, infantile liver, enlargement of liver and spleen, fever with constipation, kala-azar of children and also in boils and septic wounds. Used by Ayurvedic physicians for relief of gripes, irregular bowel habits, loss of appetite & jaundice. An excellent remedy in chronic fever associated with enlargement of liver and spleen & burning in hands, feet, eyes and face.
Cardus Marianus (St. Mary's Thistle) : Action of this drug is centered in the liver and portal system, causing soreness, pain and jaundice. Has specific relation to the vascular system. Abuse of alcoholic beverages, especially beer. Dropsical conditions, ability and hemorrhages due to hepatic disease are within its domain. The other indications are: bitter taste, nausea and vomiting, gallstone disease with enlarged liver, cirrhosis with dropsy and haemorrhagic diathesis.
Hydrastis Canadensis (Golden Seal) : Acts especially in old, cachectic individuals with great debility, weak muscular power, poor digestion and obstinate constipation. Gastro-duodenal catarrh, liver torpidity, jaundice, gallstones and pains of cancer are the principal symptoms. Used especially as a general tonic, to increase appetite, in cases of atonic dyspepsia and glandular affections.
Reference source: - Homoeopathic Materia Medica by Dr. William Boericke M.D (U.S.A)

Dosage.

One tablespoonful three times a day. Children: half the dose, or as prescribed by the physician. (One tablespoon = 10 ml.)

Note.

In cases of Jaundice & Hepatitis avoid fatty, rich, oily food and alcohol. Individuals suffering from jaundice, hepatitis, history of alcohol consumption and rapid weight loss are recommended to continue Livna over a longer duration of time for a sustained improvement.

Side Effects.

None known.

Presentation.

100 ml / 450 ml.