Haemorrhoids (enlarged varicose vein in the mucous membrane inside or just outside the rectum - also called piles) produce varying degrees of pain, feelings of pressure, itching, irritation and a palpable mass. In women, the single most common cause is pregnancy.
WELEDA also manufactures a suppository with similar active ingredients for internal use, Haemorrhoidal Suppositories.
Aesculus (Horse chestnut): venous tonic. It helps tone the circulation system in venous congestion by improving the blood flow in eg varicose veins, haemorrhoids
Hamamelis (Witch Hazel): its chemical make-up tones blood vessels, improving haemorrhoids and varicose veins
Borago (Borage): it helps relieve varicose vein symptoms eg venous congestion
Calendula (Marigold): improves varicose veins and haemorrhoids
Equisetum (Horsetail): astringent and anti-haemorrhagic (due to Silica content)
Essential oil of Rosemary has a stimulating and toning effect on blood circulation
Because of its astringent qualities, this is also an excellent cream for itchy bites, etc.
DirectionsApply morning and evening, or as directed.
IngredientsTincture, % w/w equiv. fresh plant juice: Borago officinalis, leaf 2%; Calendula officinalis, flower 5%. Decoction, % w/w equiv. dry bark: Quercus robur 0.5%. Extract, % w/w equiv. dry plant: Aesculus hippocastanum, bark 2%; Hamamelis virginia, leaf 5%; Oil extract, % w/w equiv. dry plant: Calendula officinalis, flower 1.96%; Equisetum arvense, herb 0.95%; Rosmarinus officinalis, leaf 1.8%. Lavender Oil 0.4%; Pumilio Pine Oil 0.5%; Rosemary Oil 2%; Zinc oxide 5%
WarningsIf symptoms persist, consult your practitioner.
Keep out of reach of children.
For External Use Only.