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Wheatgrass Powder - 100 g - Herbal Collection

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Description

Triticum aestivum

Wheatgrass Powder - 100 g - Herbal Collection

 

TRADITIONALLY USED FOR

May help with

 

  • Wheat germ oil: cholesterol-lowering, LDL-cholesterol reduction, antioxidant
  • The gluten of modern varieties would be responsible for a syndrome called "non-celiac gluten sensitivity" [1] , [2]
  • The CXL10 molecule, overexpressed in the intestinal mucous membranes of patients suffering from celiac disease and autoimmune diseases, would contribute to the loss of the intestinal barrier function, the old varieties would be less responsible for this phenomenon [3]
  • The gliadin of small spelled would be less toxic for the intestine than that of wheat [4]
  • Sprouted wheat has antitumor and anticancer properties [5] , [6] , [7]

INFORMATION

Source : http://www.wikiphyto.org/wiki/Wheatgrass

 

Reference on http://www.wikiphyto.org

 

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plant name

 

cultivated wheat, cultivated wheat , wheat

 

International Latin denomination

 

Triticum sativum Lam. = Triticum aestivum L., Triticum sp .

 

botanical family

 

Poaceae

 

Description and habitat

 

  • Monocotyledonous herbaceous plant, it is the most produced and consumed cereal in the world, there are more than 20,000 varieties
  • Its consumption dates back to the 8th millennium BC. AD, in the Fertile Crescent region (Tigris and Euphrates valleys)
  • Two species dominate production: soft wheat and durum wheat

 

History and tradition

 

 

Parts used

 

Dosage forms available

 

 

Usual dosages

 

Composition

 

Main components of the plant

 

 

Main components of buds or young shoots

 

Main components of essential oil

 

Properties

 

Plant properties

 

  • Wheat germ oil: cholesterol-lowering, LDL-cholesterol reduction, antioxidant
  • The gluten of modern varieties would be responsible for a syndrome called "non-celiac gluten sensitivity" [1] , [2]
  • The CXL10 molecule, overexpressed in the intestinal mucous membranes of patients suffering from celiac disease and autoimmune diseases, would contribute to the loss of the intestinal barrier function, the old varieties would be less responsible for this phenomenon [3]
  • The gliadin of small spelled would be less toxic for the intestine than that of wheat [4]
  • Sprouted wheat has antitumor and anticancer properties [5] , [6] , [7]

 

Bud properties

 

Properties of essential oil

 

Indications

 

Indications of the whole plant (phytotherapy)

 

Indications of the bud (gemmotherapy)

 

Specific indications of essential oil (aromatherapy)

 

Known or suspected mode of action

 

Usual formulations

 

Regulations

 

 

Possible side effects and precautions for use

 

Bibliographic references

 

  1. Go↑ Mansueto P, Seidita A, D'Alcamo A, Carroccio A. Non-celiac gluten sensitivity: literature review. J Am Coll Nutr. 2014;33(1):39-54. doi: 10.1080/07315724.2014.869996. PMID 24533607
  2. Go↑ Catassi C, Bai JC, Bonaz B, Bouma G, Calabrò A, Carroccio A, Castillejo G, Ciacci C, Cristofori F, Dolinsek J, Francavilla R, Elli L, Green P, Holtmeier W, Koehler P, Koletzko S, Meinhold C, Sanders D, Schumann M, Schuppan D, Ullrich R, Vécsei A, Volta U, Zevallos V, Sapone A, Fasano A. Non-Celiac Gluten sensitivity: the new frontier of gluten related disorders. Nutrients. 2013 Sep 26; 5 (10): 3839-53. doi: 10.3390 / nu5103839. PMID 24077239
  3. Go↑ Valerii MC, Ricci C, Spisni E, Di Silvestro R, De Fazio L, Cavazza E, Lanzini A, Campieri M, Dalpiaz A, Pavan B, Volta U, Dinelli G. Responses of peripheral blood mononucleated cells from non-celiac gluten sensitive patients to various cereal sources. Food Chem. 2015 Jun 1;176:167-74. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2014.12.061. PMID 25624220
  4. Go↑ Pizzuti D, Buda A, D'Odorico A, D'Incà R, Chiarelli S, Curioni A, Martines D. Lack of intestinal mucosal toxicity of Triticum monococcum in celiac disease patients. Scand J Gastroenterol. 2006 Nov;41(11):1305-11. PMID 17060124
  5. Go↑ Mueller T, Voigt W. Fermented wheat germ extract--nutritional supplement or anticancer drug? Nutr J. 2011 Sep 5;10:89. doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-10-89. PMID 21892933
  6. Go↑ Mueller T, Jordan K, Voigt W. Promising cytotoxic activity profile of fermented wheat germ extract (Avemar®) in human cancer cell lines. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Apr 16;30:42. doi: 10.1186/1756-9966-30-42. PMID 21496306
  7. Go↑ Otto C, Hahlbrock T, Eich K, Karaaslan F, Jürgens C, Germer CT, Wiegering A, Kämmerer U. Antiproliferative and antimetabolic effects behind the anticancer property of fermented wheat germ extract. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2016 Jun 1;16:160. doi: 10.1186/s12906-016-1138-5. PMID 27245162

CAUTION

Store in a cool, dry place, away from light. Keep tightly closed, away from the reach of Children and pets.

Do not exceed the daily dose.

 

This product is not intended to prevent or cure any form of illness or disease.
 

If you are pregnant or nursing ; If you have a medical condition or are in the course of medical treatment ; If you are programmed for theater/operation in the near future, please consult your healthcare practitioner before using this product.

 

This product cannot replace a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle.

 

This product has not been evaluated by the SAHPRA for its quality, safety or intended use.

 

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