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Traditional Medicinals - Herbal Teas
Traditional Medicinals - Herbal Teas
Traditional Medicinals - Herbal Teas

Traditional Medicinals - Herbal Teas

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Info: Several Kinds; 20 Wrapped Bags Per Box

A variety of caffeine-free herbal teas are available here from the Traditional Medicinals company, featuring organic ingredients in individually wrapped compostable tea bags. Some are single ingredients, while others are blends, geared to specific therapeutic purposes.

Info: Several Kinds; 20 Wrapped Bags Per Box

A variety of caffeine-free herbal teas are available here from the Traditional Medicinals company, featuring organic ingredients in individually wrapped compostable tea bags. Some are single ingredients, while others are blends, geared to specific therapeutic purposes.

Product Notes:

Traditional Medicinals Tea

There are many types of herbal teas to choose from here, plus one Organic Green Tea with Ginger which contains a small amount of Caffeine (25 mg per bag).

Traditional Medicinals Breathe Easy contains a number of herbs traditionally used in herbal medicine as expectorants to help relieve chest complaints such as catarrhs, coughs and bronchitis. Its 20 individually wrapped bags weigh a total of 30 grams, and 92% of their ingredients are organic. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80043242.

Medicinal Ingredients per 1.5 g bag:

Bi Yan Pian extract (8:1), which contains the combined aqueous extractive of: 
- xanthium fruit (Xanthium sibiricum) extract (12.8 mg, equivalent to 102.4 mg)
- magnolia flower (Magnolia biondii) extract (12.8 mg, equivalent to 102.4 mg)
- silver root extract (Saposhnikovia divaricata) extract (12.8 mg, equivalent to 102.4 mg)
- schisandra (Schisandra chinensis) extract (12.8 mg, equivalent to 102.4 mg)
- fragrant angelica root (Angelica dahurica) extract (12.8 mg, equivalent to 102.4 mg)
- schizonepeta herb (Nepeta tenuifolia) extract (12.8 mg, equivalent to 102.4 mg)
- forsythia fruit (Forsythia suspensa) extract (11.496 mg, equivalent to 92 mg)
- chrysanthemum flower (Chrysanthemum indicum) extract (11.496 mg, equivalent to 92 mg)
- platycodon root (Platycodon grandiflorum) extract, (8.676 mg, equivalent to 69.6 mg)
- anemarrhena rhizome (Anemarrhena asphodeloides) extract, (7.716 mg, equivalent to 61.6 mg)
- licorice root (Glycyrrhiza uralensis) extract, (3.792 mg, equivalent to 30.4 mg)

Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic peppermint leaf (Mentha x piperita) 375 mg, organic eucalyptus leaf (Eucalyptus globulus), organic bitter fennel fruit (Foeniculum vulgare), organic ginger rhizome (Zingiber officinale).

Traditional Medicinals Cold Formula Tea is formulated to temporarily relieve coughs due to colds. Its 20 individually wrapped bags weigh a total of 34 grams. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 00659819. Medicinal Ingredients per 1.7 g bag: Organic Peppermint leaf (Mentha x piperita): 460 mg, Organic Cinnamon bark (Cinnamomum spp.): 187 mg., Safflower flower (Carthamus tinctorius): 153 mg, Organic Ginger rhizome (Zingiber officinale): 119 mg, Organic Hyssop herb (Hyssopus officinalis): 119 mg, Coltsfoot leaf (Tussilago farfara): 119 mg, European elder flowers (Sambucus nigra): 68 mg. Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic Sweet Orange peel (Citrus sinensis), Organic Rose Hip (Rosa canina).

Traditional Medicinals Organic Chamomile Tea has traditionally been used in Herbal Medicine to relieve indigestion. Net weight of the 20 individually wrapped bags: 26 g. Medicinal Ingredients per bag: 1,300 Organic Chamomile flower (Matricaria recutita). Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80011389.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Roasted Dandelion Root Tea (Taraxacum officinale, 1.5 mg per bag, for a total of 30 grams per box) is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to help treat digestive disturbances and to increase bile flow. It is recommended that you drink 1 cup using two tea bags (pour 240 ml of freshly boiled water over 2 bags in a cup and allow to steep, covered, for 10-15 minutes) , 3 times per day. It should not be used for over 2 weeks in continuous duration. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80001158.

Traditional Medicinals (99%) Organic Echinacea Plus Tea helps relieve cold and flu symptoms. Each 1.5 g tea bag contains: 1,065 mg organic purple coneflower herb (Echinacea purpurea); 37.5 mg organic purple coneflower root (Echinacea purpurea) extract (6:1), equivalent to 225 mg of purple coneflower; and 30 mg organic narrow-leaf Echinacea herb (Echinacea angustifolia). Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic West Indian lemongrass leaf (Cymbopogon citratus), organic spearmint leaf (Mentha spicata). Net weight of the 20 individually wrapped bags: 30 g. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80005962. Adults and children over 12 years: Drink 5 cups daily at first onset of symptoms, and reduce to a cup per day for next 5 days. Repeat as needed. May be used up to 10 to 21 days.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Echinacea Plus Elderberry is formulated to help relieve the symptoms and shorten the duration of respiratory infections. Each 1.5 g tea bag contains: 1,005 mg organic Echinacea purpurea herb; 127.5 mg European elder flower (Sambucus nigra); 37.5 mg organic Echinacea purpurea dry extract (6:1, equivalent to225 mg of organic purple coneflower root); 97.5 mg organic ginger rhizome (Zingiber officinale); 97.5 mg organic chamomile flower (Matricaria recutita); and 60 mg organic yarrow flower (Achillea millefolium). Non-medicinal ingredients: organic peppermint leaf (Mentha x piperita) and organic European elder fruit dry concentrate. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80028044. Not recommended for use by children under 12 years of age. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are taking immunosuppressants, or if you have a progressive systemic disease such as tuberculosis, leukosis, collagenosis or multiple sclerosis. Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) has been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use. Recommended Use: Adults: Drink 1 cup three times daily at first sign of an upper respiratory infection. Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond 8 weeks.

Each 1.5 g bag of Traditional Medicinals Organic Ginger Tea contains just that: 1,500 mg of Organic Ginger rhizome (Zingiber officinale), which is traditionally used for nausea and a number of digestive disturbances. It's recommended that you drink one cup twice a day.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Ginger Aid Tea combines ingredients which have traditionally been used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve digestive upsets such as indigestion, gas/dyspepsia/flatulent colic, nausea, lack or appetite, and digestive spasms. Net weight of the 20 individually wrapped bags: 40 g. Medicinal Ingredients per bag: 1,180 mg Organic Ginger rhizome (Zingiber officinale). Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic Blackberry leaf (Rubus fruticosus), Organic Stevia leaf (Stevia rebaudiana), Organic Lemon Myrtle leaf (Backhousia citriodora). Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80012442.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Green Tea Ginger Tea blends hand-plucked, withered, pan fired, and dried Green tea with hints of blackberry leaf and zingy ginger for a refreshing pick-me-up. Net weight of the 20 individually wrapped bags: 26 g. Ingredients: Organic Green Tea leaf (Camellia sinensis), Organic Blackberry leaf (Rubus fruticosus), Organic Ginger rhizome (Zingiber officinale). Caffeine content: 25 mg per bag.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Hawthorn with Hibiscus Tea (formerly marketed as Heart Tea) is a blend of ingredients used in Herbal Medicine to help maintain &/or support cardiovascular health in adults. Net weight of the 20 individually wrapped bags: 40 g. Active Ingredients per bag: 1000 mg Organic Hawthorn flower & leaf (Crataegus monogyna), 500 mg Organic Hawthorn fruit (Crataegus monogyna). Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic Hibiscus flower (Hibiscus sabdariffa). Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80026814.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Lemon Balm Tea (Melissa officinalis, 1.5 g per individually wrapped compostable bags, for a total of 30 grams). Traditionally used in Herbal Medicine as a sleep aid (in cases of restlessness or insomnia due to mental stress), and also help relieve digestive disturbances like dyspepsia. It is recommended that those aged 13 and over wanting help in those areas drink 1 cup from 1 to 3 times a day (using a fresh tea bag for each). Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80034480.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Mother's Milk lactation tea. Traditionally used in herbal medicine as a galactagogue to help promote lactation in breastfeeding women. Directions of Use: Breastfeeding women: Pour 250 mL of freshly boiled water over 1 tea bag in a cup and steep, covered, for 10 minutes. Gently squeeze the tea bag to release any remaining extract. Drink 1 cup 3-5 times daily. Duration of use: Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond 2 weeks. Medicinal ingredients -- Each tea bag (1.75 g) contains: Organic bitter fennel fruit (Foeniculum vulgare) 560 mg, organic anise fruit (Pimpinella anisum) 350 mg, organic fenugreek seed (Trigonella foenum-graecum) 35 mg, organic blessed thistle herb (Cnicus benedictus) 35 mg. Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic coriander fruit (Coriandrum sativum), organic spearmint leaf (Mentha spicata), organic West Indian lemongrass leaf (Cymbopogon citratus), organic lemon verbena leaf (Aloysia citriodora), organic marshmallow root (Althaea officinalis). Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80044125.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Nighty Night Tea: A night time sleep aid made with medicinal grade passionflower and hops. Each 1.75 g tea bag contains: 350 mg organic passionflower herb (Passiflora incarnata); 350 mg organic Fairtrade chamomile flower (Matricaria recutita); 175 mg organic catnip herb (Nepeta cataria); 70 mg organic hop strobile (Humulus lupulus). Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic Fairtrade spearmint leaf (Mentha spicata), organic sweet orange peel (Citrus sinensis). Net weight: 34 grams. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 800708011. Directions: Adults: drink one cup 2 to 4 times late in the day and a half hour before bedtime. For prolonged use, consult a healthcare provider.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Peppermint Tea is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to aid digestion. Net weight of the 20 individually wrapped bags: 30 grams. Medicinal Ingredients per bag: 1,500 mg Peppermint leaf (Mentha x piperita). Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80001178.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Smooth Move Tea: for the overnight relief of occasional constipation. Each 2 g tea bag contains: 1,080 mg organic senna leaf (Senna alexandrina). Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic licorice root (Glycyrrhiza spp.), organic bitter fennel fruit (Foeniculum vulgare), organic sweet orange peel (Citrus sinensis), organic cinnamon bark (Cinnamomum spp.), organic coriander fruit (Coriandrum sativum), organic ginger rhizome (Zingiber officinale), oil of sweet orange peel (Citrus sinensis) on gum Arabic, organic. Net weight 40 g.

Recommended dose: Adults and children over 12 years: unless otherwise prescribed, drink 1 freshly prepared cup once daily at bedtime, which generally produces bowel movements in 6 to 12 hours. Children under 12 years: Consult a physician before use. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 02243711.

Traditional Medicinals Organic Throat Coat Tea is an herbal tea that provides temporary relief from minor throat irritations due to colds, smoking or prolonged speaking. Net weight of the 20 individually wrapped bags: 40 g. Active Ingredients per bag: Organic Licorice root (Glycyrrhiza glabra) 420 mg, Organic Wild Cherry bark (Prunus serotina) 340 mg, Organic Bitter Fennel seed (Foeniculum vulgare) 300 mg, Organic Marshmallow Root (Althaea officinalis) 120 mg, Organic Slippery Elm bark (Ulmus rubra) 100 mg. Non-medicinal ingredients: Organic cinnamon bark (Cinnamomum spp.) 280 mg, Organic Sweet Orange peel (Citrus sinensis). Health Canada Natural Product Number: 00659797.

Packaging Note: Traditional Medicinals uses different packaging in different markets and for their various lines of tea. Images are representative; Canadian packaging may vary.

Suggested Usage:

Pour 240 ml freshly boiled water over 1 tea bag in a cup and steep, covered, for 10 to 15 minutes. Gently squeeze the tea bag to release the remaining extract. For the Cold Formula, it's also recommended to add honey to enhance benefits, especially in dry climates. The frequencies for recommended usage vary between 1 or 2 cups a day to 4 to 6, depending on the type, age, and condition. Many types are only recommended for those who are at least 12 years old.

Warnings:

The warnings vary with the tea, though it's best to keep all teas out of the reach of children.

Breathe Easy: Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; or if you are allergic to anethole or plants of the Apiaceae/Carrot family; or if you are taking thiazide diuretics, cardiac glycosides, corticosteroids, stimulant laxatives or other medications which may aggravate electrolyte imbalance; or if you have hypokalemia, high blood pressure, or a kidney or cardiovascular disorder. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have a liver disorder or if you are taking prescription drugs. Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) has been known to occur (rare cases); in which case, discontinue use. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. 

Cold Formula: Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, allergic to the Asteraceae/Compositae (Daisy) family. Do not use this for asthma or emphysema, or if the cough persists for more than one week. Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to us if you have gallstones, gallbladder or bile-duct obstruction, hiatal hernia, or acid reflux.

Mother's Milk: Do not use if you are allergic to plants in the Apiaceae/Carrot family, or plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family. Do not use if you are pregnant. Adverse reactions: Hypersensitivity (e.g., allergy) has been known to occur (rare cases); in which case discontinue use. Keep out of reach of children.

Organic Chamomile: Do not use if you are allergic to the Asteraceae/Compositae (Daisy) family. Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or in acute cases of indigestion that last longer than a week or periodically recur.

Organic Dandelion Leaf & Root: Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae family, or if you have liver or gall bladder diseases, and/or intestinal obstruction.

Organic Roasted Dandelion Root: Do not use if you have liver or gall bladder diseases, and/or bowel obstruction. Discontinue use if you develop symptoms of liver trouble. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if symptoms persist or worsen after use.

Echinacea Plus: Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have an allergy to Asteraceae/Compositae (the daisy family) plants. Consult a healthcare practitioner before use if you have rheumatoid arthritis, an auto-immune disorder or a progressive systemic disease such tuberculosis, leucosis, collagenosis, multiple sclerosis, AIDS or HIV infections, or if you are taking immunosuppressants, or if symptoms persist after use.

Organic Heart Tea: Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are taking cardiac glycosides such as digitalis/digoxin, or blood pressure medication. Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen.

Organic Lemon Balm: Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or after use if symptoms persist or worsen or sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 3 weeks (chronic insomnia). Consumption with alcohol, other medications or health products with sedative properties is not recommended. Some people may experience drowsiness; exercise caution if operating heavy machinery, driving a motor vehicle or involved in activities requiring mental alertness.

Organic Nighty Night: Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you are allergic to the Asteraceae/Compositae (daisy) family. Consult your physician if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than two weeks. Do not drive, drink alcoholic beverages or engage in activities requiring mental alertness while taking this product. Consult a healthcare provider prior to use if you are taking barbiturates, sedative drugs and/or other herbs with sedative properties; or if you have depression and/or related diseases.

Organic Peppermint: Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have gallstones or anemia.

Organic Smooth Move: Do not use this or any laxative if abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present. Do not use if you have ileus, acute intestinal inflammation (e.g. Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis), appendicitis, abdominal pain of unknown origin, severe dehydration states with water and electrolyte depletion. Seek the advice of a health professional before using if you are pregnant or nursing a baby. Prolonged and extended use may cause dependence of the bowel function; this should not be used longer than a week, unless directed by a physician. Do not take this or any laxative within 2 hours of another medicine because the desired effects of the other medicine may be altered. In individual cases, abdominal spasms and pain may occur, particularly in patients with irritable colon; a dosage reduction is necessary in these cases.

Throat Coat: Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have impaired liver or kidney function, or have high blood pressure or heart disease. Consult a healthcare practitioner before taking if you have diabetes or hypokalemia, or if you are taking any kind of hormonal therapies, diuretics, potassium depleting agents, or MAO Inhibitors.


Product Options:
Breathe Easy - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101600
Cold Formula - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101617
Organic Chamomile - $6.99 - UPC: 032917100566
Organic Roasted Dandelion Root - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101754
Organic Echinacea Plus - $6.99 - UPC: 032917000767
Organic Echinacea Plus Elderberry - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101549
Organic Ginger - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101730
Organic Ginger Aid - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101655
Organic Green Tea with Ginger - $6.99 - UPC: 032917100887
Organic Lemon Balm - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101914
Organic Hawthorn with Hibiscus - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101853
Organic Mother's Milk - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101969
Organic Nighty Night - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101686
Organic Peppermint - $6.99 - UPC: 032917100528
Smooth Move (for Constipation) - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101679
Organic Throat Coat - $6.99 - UPC: 032917101723