Japanese honeysuckle is a popular ingredient of herbal tea in the summer, and has been known for thousands of years for its “cooling” and detoxification effects. Modern scientific studies revealed that this botanical has broad-spectrum antibacterial, antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties.
Traditional Uses of Japanese Honeysuckle
Modern Research - Japanese Honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica)
WinVivo uses Japanese Honeysuckle in products that address the following Health Concerns:
In a randomised single blind trial the Chinese herbs Shuang Huang Lian (a combination of Lonicera japonica, Scutellaria baicalensis, and Forsythia suspense) were evaluated for the treatment of acute bronchiolitis.
Lonicera japonica (Caprifoliaceae) has long been used for treatment of infectious diseases.
Houttuynia cordata Thunb. (HC), Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fischer (GU), Forsythia suspense (Thunb.) Vahl (FS), and Lonicera japonica Thunb. (LJ) are Chinese herbs known to possess anti-inflammatory properties.
The dicaffeoylquinic acids (DCQAs) and the dicaffeoyltartaric acids (DCTAs) [compounds present in Lonicera japonica] have potent activity against HIV integrase in vitro and prevent HIV replication in tissue culture.
The anti-inflammatory properties of aqueous extracts from Lonicera japonica (LJ) flower, an anti-inflammatory treatment in traditional Chinese medicine, were tested by radioimmunoassay of cyclooxygenase isoenzyme-generated prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) synthesis as well as by Western and Northern blot analysis of COX-2 protein and mRNA expression, respectively.
Botano Guard™ capsules deliver a synergistic combination of natural immune boosters with broad-spectrum antiviral and antibacterial herbs that, together, build defensive and offensive protection against harmful microorganisms.
BOTANO GUARD + BOTANO THROAT:
Synergy for Faster Relief
of Lung Inflammation
BOTANO GUARD + IMMUNE REBALANCER:
Synergy for Faster Relief of Inflammation
Repairs Inflamed Throat
Desensitizes the Body to Allergens