Latin name: Vaccinium myrtillus
Bilberry Extract shows positive effects when treating varicose veins, thrombosis, and angina. Anthocyanidin serves to prevent capillary fragility, thin the blood, and stimulate the release of vasodilators.
Anthocyanidin, a natural antioxidant, also lowers blood pressure, reduces clotting and improves blood supply to the nervous system. Bilberry extract has been used as a treatment for diarrhea and as a relief for nausea and indigestion. It is also used as a treatment for mild inflammation of the mucous membranes of the mouth and throat.
Besides, bilberry extract can improve agraphia resulting from visual illness and visual fatigue. Currently, bilberry extract is widely used in health care products concerning vision and the cardio-cerebral vascular system.