Attack 2 (40055)
525 mg per capsule – 90 vegetable capsules
Attack 2 rejuvenates a healthy body’s natural defense system and immune health. Energetically cool formula. Regulates occasional mucous, phlegm, and chest congestion. Can alternate this formula with Cough or Dry Cough if necessary.
TCM Pattern: Cleat Heat and relieve toxicity; Open and circulate Lung Qi.
Over 60% of the herbs in this formula are dedicated to clearing Toxic Heat. The strongest in that function are Andrographis, Viola, Chrysanthemum Flower, Oregon Grape Root, and Licorice Root. These herbs work well together to cover a very wide spectrum of bacterial and viral strains. Much research has been done on the benefits of Andrographis. Its properties include analgesic, anti-viral, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, Immuno-stimulating, and protection of the Liver Organ.
Platycodon and Mulberry bark Morus Root have been included to make sure that the Lung Qi is open and circulating. It is quite common for toxic Heat to penetrate the Lungs. It is essential to purge this type of pathogenic invasion as quickly as possible, otherwise, the condition can deteriorate rapidly. Many formulas don’t consider protecting the Lung Qi even when there are no Lung symptoms.
The use of Reishi Mushroom dates back many centuries in China where it is revered as a major longevity herb. Its function in this formula is the strengthen the immune system and help protect the Liver organ, often overlooked in these conditions in its attempts to neutralize endotoxins. Reishi Mushroom helps support the Kidney Qi and the Blood.
Ginger Root and Citrus Peel work together to keep the Spleen and Stomach from congesting. in addition, they help the assimilation of the formula and balance some of the effects of the Cold herbs.