Dr. Christoper's Complete Tissue & Bone Formula, 4 oz Syrup
A synergistic combination of herbs for bones, flesh & cartilage. Dr Christopher’s famous Complete Tissue & Bone formula (formerly Bone Flesh & Cartilage BF&C) is a synergistic combination of 12 whole food herbs. This formula was originally created for the special needs of a young lady who was plagued with a severe case of acne. Her mother came to Dr Christopher in a panic claiming that her daughter was contemplating suicide. He immediately formulated this combination to quickly clear up her facial acne. Now over 60 years later literally thousands of people worldwide have enjoyed the multi benefits of this wonderful formula. True to its name Complete Tissue & Bone combination (BF&C) seems to bring almost immediate relief by aiding the body’s natural process of healing. Bones play a major role in our body. They provide structure, protect organs & anchor muscles. Skin care along with healthy lifestyle choices can help slow the natural aging process.
Dr. Christopher's time-tested Complete Tissue & Bone Formula supports ~
Bones, skin, tissue, hair, nails, teeth & gums.
Complete Tissue & Bone Formula Comes in Various Formats ~
What Can Complete Tissue & Bone (BF&C) Do for You? ~
True to its name Complete Tissue & Bone combination (BF&C) seems to bring almost immediate relief by aiding the body’s natural process of healing. We get repeated unsolicited letters telling us that this BF&C formula:
- Reduces the need for prescription painkillers
- Soothes sore muscles related to exercise and trauma
- Promotes fast healing of injuries
- Reduces inflammation in muscles
- Decreases post workout soreness
- Improves mobility
Complete Tissue and Bone has an anti-inflammatory effect creating beneficial conditions that help improve wounds healing, bones and soft tissues injuries, improve the recovery after surgical operations, including plastic surgery. The herbs in the Complete Tissue and Bone formula produce a multi-functional effect on the body resulting in numerous health benefits.
White Oak Bark, Lungwort Herb, Marshmallow Root, Mullein Leaf, Black Walnut Leaf, Gravel Root, Slippery Elm Bark, Wormwood Herb, Plantain Leaf, Lobelia Herb, Skullcap Herb & Aloe Vera Gel Powder 100:1.
White Oak Bark is used internally for bleeding (including gastric and intestinal), gastritis, chronic diarrhea, hemorrhoids, stomach ulcer, the presence of blood in the urine, frequent urge to urinate, and rickets. The combination of white oak bark with other herbs is used to treat tuberculosis and malaria. In addition, the bark is effective for bleeding and ulcers (inflammatory) processes of the oral cavity, gingivitis, bad breath, stomatitis, tonsillitis, sore throat, inflammation of the mucous membrane in the pharynx and larynx. It is also used to strengthen gums, as well as burns, wounds, cuts and skin inflammation.
Due to the astringent properties, white oak bark is an excellent natural remedy for diarrhea and hemorrhoids. It also helps with ulcerative colitis, enterocolitis, and dysentery.
Lungwort Herb is widely used in folk medicine for its hemostatic, anti-inflammatory, wound healing, astringent and demulcent properties. The herb is often used as an expectorant (infusions), as well as diathesis (scrofula), hemorrhages of various origins, gastrointestinal diseases, including diarrhea. Lungwort herb is beneficial for wounds and ulcers.
Marshmallow Root is well-known as an expectorant and anti-inflammatory agent in diseases of the respiratory tract. It is widely used in pediatrics for cough and other respiratory problems treatment. In folk medicine, marshmallow root is used for tuberculosis, cough, bronchitis, pneumonia, bronchial asthma, eye diseases, gastritis, enterocolitis, cystitis, diarrhea. Furthermore, marshmallow root has been found to reduce inflammatory and ulcerative processes of the mucous membranes, tumors, burns, ringworm, and allergic dermatitis.
Mullein Leaf is used as an astringent, emollient and expectorant. In addition, mullein is a good remedy for oral cavity problems, esophagus, and stomach. It is often prescribed for bronchitis, catarrh of the upper respiratory tract, and coughing. Folk medicine has used mullein leaf for nervous disorders, epilepsy, and diarrhea.
Black Walnut Leaf has wound healing and hemostatic properties. It is used for the treatment of ulcers, tumors, venereal diseases, chronic eczema, diathesis, festering wounds, furuncles, carbuncles. It is believed that black walnut leaf has a positive effect for the following diseases: all forms of cancer, including tumors such as breast cancer, fibroma, adenoma, hypotension and hypertension, diabetes, sclerosis, psoriasis, eczema, diathesis, fungal diseases, headaches, migraines, arthritis, bowel disease; muscle, bones and joints pain.
Gravel Root (Eupatorium perfoliatum) is an effective remedy for cystitis, kidney stones, bronchitis, rheumatism, gout. It is also used for fever with a painful bones condition, headaches, colds, facial flushes, abdominal pain, liver pain, the inability to digest any food, nausea.
Slippery Elm Bark is a delicate and effective remedy for irritation of the mucous membranes in the chest, stomach, urinary tract, and intestines. It reduces irritation and is a good diuretic, emollient, expectorant, and nutritive herb. Furthermore, slippery elm has a calming and healing effect on all parts of the body. It treats sore throats, diarrhea, dyspepsia, stomach ulcers, etc. Slippery elm is often used as a tonic for the old, young and sick. When applied externally, the bark is especially effective for fresh wounds and burns. In the past, the elm was used as a mechanical stimulus to induce an abortion.
Wormwood Herb is used in folk medicine for gastritis, gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer, enterocolitis, liver and kidney diseases, anemia, ascariasis, insomnia, rheumatism, anemia, obesity, flatulence, migraine, pulmonary tuberculosis, hypertension, fever, edema, hemorrhoids, bad breath, epilepsy, neurasthenia, paralysis, gout, heartburn, cholera, alcoholism, frequent fainting, shortness of breath, insect bites. When applied externally, wormwood herb is effective for joints and eye diseases, bruises, wounds, ulcers, frostbite, and burns. In addition, wormwood is used to fight against nematode worms. When taken internally, wormwood increases the activity of the digestive tract and regulates the function of the pancreas and stomach, normalizes the stomach acidity, increases bile secretion, relieves bloating and catarrhal symptoms in the stomach, heals inflammation of the caecum, eliminates intestine spasms.
Plantain Leaves are an effective haemostat remedy. Plantain is also used as a sedative (calming) agent that helps treat body’s allergic reactions. In folk medicine, plantain leaves have been used for cough and other respiratory diseases, as well as gastro-intestinal ailments. Studies also found that plantain leaves lower blood pressure. When used topically, the herb is effective for healing of the mucous membranes inflammation and skin diseases. Traditional medicine recommends drinking plantain leaves solutions if you have diarrhea, bladder inflammation, stomach or lung cancer.
Lobelia Herb is widely used for its beneficial effect on the respiratory center, especially during asphyxia in newborn babies, electric shock, lightning, sun and heat stroke, drug poisoning, serious infectious diseases, as well as for diagnostic purposes to determine the velocity of the blood flow. In addition to its excitation effect on the respiratory center, lobelia herb stimulates other bulbar centers such as vagus nerves. In appropriate doses, lobelia stimulates the adrenal medulla, which leads to the increased secretion of adrenalin and blood pressure.
Scullcap Herb is among the top ten most popular medicinal herbs of Oriental medicine (Tibetan, Chinese, Korean, Mongolian, Ayurveda). In folk medicine, skullcap is used as a tonic, sedative, febrifuge, emollient, expectorant, antihelminthic, and anti-inflammatory agent. It is suggested that scullcap is effective for myocardium, palpitations, rheumatic fever, epilepsy, insomnia, bronchitis, pneumonia and other pulmonary diseases, acute and chronic inflammation of the bowel, bladder and urinary tract infections, colds, and flu. Scullcap herb has a higher hypotensive (lowering the blood pressure) effect. Modern medical studies show that scullcap may be used to expand and strengthen blood vessels, slow down the rhythm of heart contractions, eliminate headaches and insomnia, reduce and stabilize blood pressure, help with atherosclerosis, produce a positive effect on the gastrointestinal tract and liver function. It has an anti-allergenic, antiasthmatic, antisclerotic, anti-stress activity as well as anti-tumor properties. Japanese scientists have proved that the scullcap along with cyclophosphamide suppresses the formation of metastasis in oncology.
Aloe Vera is one of the most popular herbal remedies known for its miraculous healing properties. Aloe Vera maintains homeostasis (balance) of the organism. It balances chemical reactions, normalizes all metabolic processes of the body, especially the intestine. Due to the increased adaptogenic ability of the herb, the ancient Chinese healers called Aloe Vera the “harmony remedy." The herb has anti-allergic and anti-stress properties. It enhances enzymatic activity, stimulates metabolism, improves blood flow to different organs and an overall blood circulation, and consequently increases the general tone of the body. These properties of Aloe Vera are of a special improtance to people with disorders of the cardiovascular system, for older people, people who suffer from serious illnesses or operations. Aloe Vera promotes the formation of collagen, the connective tissue (in particular, the cartilaginous tissue found in the joints between the vertebrae). This regenerative function of Aloe Vera is particularly valued in the treatment of wounds, burns, damaged tissue (including heart muscle in myocardial infarction). Specific enzymes (proteolytic) destroy and recycle dead tissues. This explains the amazing cosmetic effect of skin regeneration when using Aloe products. A truly amazing property of Aloe Vera is its regulation or normalization of the immune system. In addition, Aloe Vera improves the anti-tumor activity of cytostatics, serving as a cancer cells killer. Used historically by natural healers and many herbalists to help regenerate healthy skin and connective tissue, healthy bones, healthy teeth & gums, healthy hair, skin and nails. (Primary use: internal, though it may be used externally).
Ailments traditionally used for ~
Apoplexy, Arthritis, Athletic Performance, Atopic Dermatitis, Black Eye, Bleeding, Boils, Bones , Breast, Bright's Disease, Brittle, Brittle, Broken, Bruising, Burns, Bursa, Bursitis, CVI, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Chicken Pox, Chronic Venous Insufficiency, Cyst, Degenerative, Dermatitis, Dizziness, Dupuytren's Contracture, Eczema, Fibrocystic Breast Disease, Fragile Capillaries, Gangrene, Goiter, Gout, Hemorrage, Hernia, Herpes Zoster, Housemaid's Knee, Inflammation, Insect Bites & Stings, Itch, Minor Injuries, Nails , Nipples, Osgood-Schlatter Disease, Osteo, Osteochondrosis, Osteoporosis, Postherpetic Neuralgia, Rheumatoid, Shingles, Sport Supplements, Sprains, Stiff Neck, Strains, Stroke, Sunburns, Tibial Tuberosity, Tumor, UC, Ulcerative Colitis, Varicose Veins, Vertigo, Yellow Nail Syndrome* This statement has not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.
As a dietary supplement take 2 capsules 3 times a day or as directed by your health care professional.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Why was comfrey removed from Dr. Christopher's Original BF&C (Complete Tissue & Bone) Formula?
The FDA determined that products containing comfrey were not to be consumed internally therefore the Christopher Family was instructed to remove comfrey.
David Christopher reformulated this product adding Lungwort for allantoin, Aloe Vera for it's cell proliferant qualities, Plantain for soothing & Slippery Elm for it's regenerative properties in place of comfrey.
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