Total: R49.10 Excl.
CAYENNE CAPSULES - are used as a food supplement,
which has antioxidant activity, as well as an herbal
medicine, which assist with digestion, circulation,
promoting vitality, and the functioning of a healthy
heart and increase ones metabolism.
Benefits: Anti-inflammatory; anti-irritant; enhances
athletic performance; digestive aid; relieves pain;
antioxidant action; assist the heart and circulatory
system; aids assimilation and elimination; helps stop
hemorrhaging; contains a high source of vitamins
A, C, E, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, and contains amino acids,
calcium, essential fatty acids, folate, iron, magnesium,
phosphorus, potassium, alpha-carotene, beta-carotene,
beta-ionone, caffeic acid, campesterol, capsaicin,
carvone, caryophyllene, chlorogenic acid, citric acid,
cryptoxanthin, hesperidin, kaempferol, limonene, lutein,
myristic acid, 1,8-cineole, p-coumaric acid, quercetin,
scopoletin, and stigmasterol.
little red-hot number assist with digestion, circulation,
helps relieve pain, promotes vitality and the healthy
functioning of the heart. Cayenne has also been known
to increase metabolism, taken in the morning will
help you burn off those unwanted calories. A large
amount of research is presently being done on the
benefits of cayenne, and in our opinion cayenne is
one of the most versatile herbal supplements around.
Cayenne (Capsicum) also called hot peppers, chilli
peppers, or red peppers, is native to the tropical
Americas are grown Worldwide. There are over 130 species
of peppers that contain capsaicin and can be used
Numerous herbalists believe that Cayenne is the most
valuable and useful herb to the plant kingdom. The
capsaicin in cayenne depletes the nerve fibres supply
of substance P, a hormone in our bodies, which causes
pain. Cayenne can therefore be used to treat migraines
internally and will also eliminate substance P if
The latest research has shown that substance P is
also responsible for stress and anxiety, also one
of the main causes of aging; this means that cayenne
may have anti- aging properties. Due to cayenne’s
ability to abolish substance P it is useful in supporting
the body to cope with inflammatory conditions such
as arthritis and rheumatism.
Clinical studies conducted by scientists at Laval
University found that eating cayenne in the morning
decrease a person’s appetite and led to a lower
calorie and fat intake during the day.
Cayenne boost one’s metabolism and helps the
body to burn off fat; aids digestion in helping the
body make hydrochloric acid that is necessary for
digestion; sterilizes food against bacterial contaminants;
rebuilds stomach tissue and aids assimilation, especially
Cayenne is very good for the heart and circulatory
system and has been known to actually stop a heart
attack within 30 seconds.
NNK is a substance, which is contained in tobacco
that promotes lung cancer, among smokers. Scientists
at Loma Linda University have found that capsaicin
in cayenne pepper prevents the activation of substance
NNK therefore inhibiting the formation of tobacco
– induced lung tumours. Cayenne will do the
same to a lesser extent with liver tumours induced
by tobacco. A study conducted by scientists in New
Mexico has shown that capsaicin reduces the carcinogenic
effects of air pollution, by reducing the livers production
of certain enzymes called p450, which are necessary
for the activation of environmental contaminants.
Cayenne will stop internal bleeding from the lungs,
nose, uterus and stomach by equalizing the blood pressure
and speeding up the clotting process.
Cayenne has been beneficial to Mankind for thousands
of years and will continue to do so, it has been medically
validated time after time and is a good idea to always
keep some close at hand.
Zhang, H. Huynh, and R.W.Teel, Effects of Orally Administered
Capsaicin, the Principle Component of Capsicum Fruits,
on the in Vitro Metabolism of the tobacco-specific
Nitrosamine NNK in hamster lung and liver Microsomes,
Anticancer Research 17(2A) (March-April 1997): 1093-1098.