Viridian Cleavers is known for its excellent diuretic qualities. it is often used to alleviate inflammatory skin concerns such as psoriasis and eczema. Cleavers is often used as a detoxifying agent.
Our in-store pharmacist Shabir Daya, has written an article about Cleavers:
Directions: As a food supplement, take one to three capsules daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
If you are taking medication, or under medical supervision, please consult your healthcare professional before taking any food supplement. Food supplements are not to be used as a substitute for a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle. Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of sight and reach of children.
One vegetarian capsule provides: Cleavers powder (Galium aparine) aerial parts 400mg
What time of day should I take Cleavers?
This can be taken any time of the day preferably with food.
I cannot take pills. Can I open the Cleavers?
Yes, you can open and sprinkle over food/mix with a drink.
How large is Cleavers capsule?
The Cleavers capsule is approx 2cm long.
Can I take Cleavers when I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
Do not use during pregnancy or whilst breastfeeding.
Is Cleavers suitable for vegetarians and vegans?
This does not contain any animal derived ingredients,
Is Cleavers safe for children to use?
This should be used by adults only.
Are Cleavers bottles recyclable?
Yes, they are made of glass and are 100% recyclable.
Are Viridian products tested on animals?
No. Animal testing is now illegal in Europe and has been for some time
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