Used in Herbal Medicine to help treat chronic venous insufficiency and associated symptoms and to help treat varicose veins.
RECOMMENDED DOSE (ADULTS):
1 tea bag 2 to 4 times daily, as infusion. Infuse in 1 cup of boiling water for 5 minutes.
Each tea bag contains 1.5g dried leaf of Vitis vinifera (Red vine).
Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen; prior to use: if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; if you are taking anticoagulants such as warfarin, acetylsalicylic acid or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory or antiplatelet agents or if you have clotting disorders; if you are taking any prescription medications or natural health products, as grape leaf may alter their effectiveness.
Do not use if you are allergic to grape, any of its constituents or other members of the Vitaceae family. Some people may experience headache, dizziness, gastric irritation or itchiness.
Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal on bag is broken.