ESSIACÂ® is an herbal formula which helps support the immune system*. Regular users may want to consider using the ESSIACÂ® program as guidance to ensure that a consistent regime is followed. The program you choose to follow should depend on the intended daily intake. Below are the daily suggested amounts, should you choose to follow the program.
Amount: 4 ounces (120 ml) twice daily Duration: 12 weeks ESSIACÂ® required: 12 boxes
Amount: 2 ounces (60 ml) twice daily Duration: 12 weeks ESSIACÂ® required: 6 boxes
No food 1 hour before and after consuming ESSIACÂ® No juices 30 minutes before and after consuming ESSIACÂ® Not to be taken during pregnancy, by nursing mothers or infants
Frequently asked questions:
How do I prepare the ESSIACÂ® Powder formula?
Add one box of ESSIACÂ® to 88 fl oz (approx. 2.5 liters) of water in a covered vessel. Use filtered, distilled or spring water. Use stainless steel or glassware. Do not use an aluminium vessel. Bring to a boil and then reduce to a simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Keep covered during this process. Remove from heat, keep covered and let stand for 4 hours to increase potency. Bring to a boil again and then reduce to a simmer for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Keep covered during this process. Remove from heat. Scald, or dishwasher clean, a tall narrow container and pour in the ESSIACÂ®. Cover, refrigerate and let stand overnight to increase potency. A small amount of sediment may be present in the final ESSIACÂ® liquid. Keep refrigerated. Do not freeze or microwave.
How much does the ESSIACÂ® Powder formula make?
One box (1.5 oz) of ESSIACÂ® Powder makes approx. 72 fl oz (2 liters) of ESSIACÂ®.
How long will one box last?
One box will last 1-2 weeks, depending on the daily intake.
How long will the ESSIACÂ® Powder formula keep?
Unopened boxed ESSIACÂ® Powder formula will keep for approximately two years. Once the ESSIACÂ® has been prepared, it will retain its potency and freshness for approximately 5 weeks, stored in the refrigerator.
What does it taste like?
ESSIACÂ® tastes like an herbal tea. The ESSIACÂ® powder formula may be sweetened with honey, if desired.