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Bilberry with Eyebright

Vaccinium myrtillus / Euphrasia Officinalis




One to three capsules daily.

Potential applications

Eye disorders, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, cataract, glaucoma, poor vision, light adaptation, sinusitis, catarrh, elevated cholesterol or triglycerides, gastric ulcer, varicose veins, capillary fragility.

Known contraindications

None noted.


None noted.

Use in conjunction with

  • Eye Health - beta carotene complex, antioxidants, vitamin E, pycnogenol/grape seed extract, zinc complex, EFAs
  • Catarrh - oregon grape root, elderberry, garlic, pycnogenol/grape seed extract


Since the middle ages, Eyebright has been a popular herbal eyewash. In Milton's epic poem "Paradise Lost," the archangel Michael uses Eyebright to restore the health of Adam's eyes. However, eyebright is only suitable for use as an eyewash when it is available as a stand-alone herb.


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