Well O Sip offers a Tisane blend which is made from the King of spices – Pepper. The Pepper Tisane blend is an ancient formulation derived from Trikatu for digestive impairment and umpteen health problems including indigestion, gastritis or bloating, constipation, obesity, asthma, cough and cold, arthritis, infections, ulcers, management of hypothyroidism or Hypometabolism in the tissues, etc. Along with consuming food that is high in nutrition, it is important to supplement your diet with additional components like this, for an enhanced lifestyle.
Trikatu is a combination of Piper nigrum (Kali Maricha) and Piper longum (Peepli) and dried rhizomes of Zingiber officinale (Sunthi) translates to “three pungents” referring to its sharp taste which promotes digestive function. Its pungent (katu) taste is evident while drinking.
Pepper Tisanes can be used as a dietary Supplement to enhance digestive impairment. It reduces body weight, and puffiness from eyes increases the digestive capacity. decrease in lethargy and feeling of heaviness and a decrease in the Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) level. It has got tremendous potential to increase the bioavailability of drugs and nutrients.
A cup of Pepper Tisane drink in a day burns the harmful toxins and revitalizes the metabolism, contributing to an enhanced lifestyle. Some important benefits of this tisanes are: it promotes healthy digestion, improves all gastric functions or Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), and increases food absorption. It reduces congestion in the digestive tract. It is known to offer solutions for poor digestion and poor appetite. It is also recommended for improving lung & liver functions. It helps in reducing excess weight and increases vitality etc.
It is mentioned in the ancient books of Ayurveda that this formulation is been used for fever, tastelessness, digestive impairment, and cold, cough or throat irritation such as chronic rhinitis/sinusitis, asthma, respiratory irregularities, skin diseases, frequent urination, obesity, anorexia, diabetes, and filariasis.
The Pepper Tisane by Well O Sip is a blend that is made from a spice that has been popular in making healthy concoctions from ancient times. The element of pepper has a wide range of benefits and has been extensively researched to arrive at proven results. Here are some widely known advantages of consuming the Pepper Tisane –
Digestive Health – The Pepper Tisane is known to stimulate the release of enzymes that eases the digestion of fats and carbohydrates. Black pepper may also prevent diarrhea by inhibiting muscle spasms in your digestive tract and slowing the digestion of foods.
Digestive Health: Pepper tisane primarily has an effect on stomach, liver, and pancreas. In the stomach, it increases production of digestive juices thereby stimulating digestion. In the liver, it acts as Cholagogue and increases production of bile salts by stimulating gallbladder functioning. Pepper tisane also has its influence on pancreatic functioning. In a nutshell, Pepper tisanes affect the overall digestive system along with its curative effects on respiratory, urinary, immunity, skin, and metabolic systems of our body.
Antioxidant Properties – studies suggest the presence of plant compounds that are known to have antioxidant properties. This will help in preventing or delaying the damaging effects of free radicals
Respiratory health – It is popularly known to give relief from cold and cough. It promotes suppression of cough and is a great substance for the treatment of asthmatic symptoms. Consumption of Pepper Tisane is also known to suppress chest congestion. This dietary supplement is great when consumed during winters as per prescribed quantities.
Some of the other advantages of the Pepper Tisanes is –
- Helps in losing weight
- Detoxifies your body
- Prevents cancer
- Cleanses your intestines and stomach
- It consists of potassium that helps in regulating heart rate and high blood pressure
- Helps in producing red blood cells
- Rich in vitamin B and produces calcium
- Prevents constipation
- Prevents skin deformation & wrinkles
Hypothyroidism: Thyroid disorders mainly Hypothyroidism is a very common problem amongst the general population worldwide and in India as well. Most often the symptoms of hypothyroidism like weight gain, lethargy, fatigue, muscle aches, depressed mood, decreased memory function, hair fall etc. Pepper tisanes concoction may be an alternative to those who want to be prevented by natural food supplement – 3 times in a day for almost 3 months may be helpful to recover provided there are no other ailments.
Bioavailability Enhancer: Modern pharmacological studies also revealed that the above-mentioned spices combination possesses the capability to enhance the bioavailability of various phytoconstituents and synthetic drugs if incorporated with them thereby helping in achieving the therapeutic goals. Simply it is concluded that pepper tisane is a miraculous combination which needs to be explored more exhaustively to solve the bioavailability issues of allopathic, ayurvedic, and other traditional systems of medicines.
- Bioavailability enhancers are drug facilitators.
- They are molecules which by themselves do not show typical drug activity.
- However, when used in combination, they enhance the activity of the drug molecule in various ways
Simply, a bioavailability enhancer is an agent capable of enhancing the bioavailability and bioefficacy of a particular drug with which it is combined without any typical pharmacological activity of its own at the dose used.
Antihyperlipidemic: Pepper tisane by virtue of its ability to reduce triglycerides and LDL cholesterol and to increase HDL cholesterol can reduce the risk of hyperlipidemia and atherosclerosis. It is suggestible that when you are taking heavy or oily food you may try pepper tisane to reduce the risk associated with a high fatty diet.
Anti-arthritic: Pepper tisane could be an alternative method for preventive control and management of rheumatoid arthritis.
Edema: Edema is swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in your body’s tissues. Although edema can affect any part of your body, you may notice it more in your hands, arms, feet, ankles and legs. Having Pepper tisanes a couple of times in a day can help in reduction in edema formation.
Step 1 – Boil 200 ml of water.
Step 2 – Now reduce the stove flame to sim and then add one gram (one Spoon of tisanes – given along with the pack) of Pepper Tisanes.
Step 3 – Leave it for 15 minutes or boil the water until it reduces to 50%.
Your fragrant Tisane is ready!
For sweetening the drink, you may use –
- Sugarcane Jaggery or Palm Jaggery (Allow the jaggery to melt & then strain the tisanes before consumption)
- Honey (honey is to be added only when the temperature reaches the warm state 50-60 degrees – this is to protect the nutrients of Honey)
- Drink once in a day to feel fresh and to build immunity.
- Can you consumed with faced with respiratory discomfort
- Can be consumed when you have had a heavy meal/feeling of indigestion/gastric problems.
- During the day
- If consumed for fever, common cold, cough or sore throat – consume it after food (3 times in a day) for 2 days.
- For weight loss – 2 times a day, otherwise as and when you required
For adults 100 ml per serve for 2-3 times in a day as mentioned above
- People who are allergic to herbs and spices.
- People with low tolerance to spice levels
- Children below 16 years of age
- People have known to feel a burning sensation (stomach, eyes, nose, and throat) upon consumption.
- Vomiting of mucus is commonly observed.
- If consumed regularly or for weight loss, an oil bath (using gingelly oil) once a week will balance tridosha
- In case of other reactions, fluctuation or extremities, contact your doctor immediately