Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus)
Premier micro circulation herb. Assists vision, decreases vascular permeability and has anti-inflammatory properties.
The herb for eye conditions. Bilberry jam was used by the Royal Air Force pilots in World War II to assist with night blindness.
The retina is a very vascular rich area, and this helps in maintaining integrity in the microcirculation associated with its health and function.
Contains an active ingredient called anthocyanins. Also found in blueberries. Blueberries and bilberry in the diet exert a rejuvenating impact on the brain cells of elderly rats making them behave more like younger rats.
Take one to two pills a day for maintenance and potentially more short term for acute situations.