Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases in modern society. Up to 200 million people suffer from asthma in the world and there is increasing evidence to suggest that its incidence and severity are increasing day by day. In the last 10 years, asthma cases have risen 50% worldwide. Asthma is a chronic lung condition that is characterised by difficulty in breathing that is caused by obstruction of the airways. It can develop at any age. During an asthma attack, spasms in the muscles surrounding the bronchi constrict, impeding the outward passage of air. Symptoms of an asthma attack include coughing, wheezing, tightness in the chest and difficulty in breathing. An 'attack' can last for minutes or several hours. Typically, an attack begins within minutes after exposure to a triggering agent. Some patients have only occasional or 'seasonal' symptoms, while others have daily symptoms. There are two forms of asthma stimuli -- allergic and non-allergic; An Allergic attack is normally triggered from exposure to allergies or irritants. Common asthma-provoking allergens include cold air, animal secretions, sugar, pollen, pets, chemicals, drugs, dust, mites, environmental pollutants, food additives, MSG, fumes and tobacco smoke to name a few. A Non-Allergic attack is normally triggered by emotional stress or tension and includes anxiety, adrenal disorders and need for attention. AsmaCap is useful in asthma and bronchitis. It contains time-tested bronchodilators, antihistaminic, mucolytic and expectorant herbs that build long term natural immunity to allergens and stress which trigger asthma and other respiratory tract ailments. AsmaCap reduces inflammation and constriction in the respiratory tract and prevents edema - stagnation of fluids and mucus in the lungs and dilates the airways making breathing easy and smooth. It reduces allergic manifestations thereby prevent seasonal attacks. As AsmaCap is plant based it is devoid of any harmful side effects and normally does not interact with any other medications that are already being administered. Completely safe for long-term use.
- Each 500 mg. capsule contains:
- Iris germanica (Banafsha ki jad) 50 mg.
- Rhus succedanea (Kakra Singhi) 50 mg.
- Piper nigrum (Kali Mirch) 50 mg.
- Adhatoda vasica (Arusa) 50 mg.
- Apium graveolens Extract (Ajmod) 50 mg.
- Glycyrrhiza glabra (Rubussoos) 50 mg.
- Talc Mica Calcined (Abrak Bhasma) 50 mg.
- Hyssopus officinalis (Jufa) 50 mg.
- Ephedra sinica Extract (Somlata) 50 mg.
- Althaea officinalis (Khatmi) 50 mg.
Asthma, bronchitis, tightness in the chest, dyspnoea (shortness of breath), respiratory tract infection, wheezing sound, especially when exhaling and persistant cough, especially at night.
Not recommended in high blood pressure and during pregnancy and lactation.
1 capsule twice or thrice daily.
For best results use in conjunction with life-style changes such as avoiding certain food groups, reducing exposure to pollutants and learning to deal with emotional distress. Common asthma-provoking allergens include sugar, banana, eggs, carbonated drinks, orange squash, fried food, ice cream, dairy products, white pasta, salt, preservatives, chemicals, drugs, dust, mites, pets, environmental pollutants, smoking, food additives, MSG, fumes and tobacco smoke to name a few. At least 75% of your diet should consist of raw fruits (orange, grapefruit, etc.), vegetables, oily fish, whole grains, raw nuts (not roasted), seeds and greens. Drink at least 8 glasses of water daily. Avoid asthma causing emotional stimuli such as anger, anxiety and depression.