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Carbozyme Alleviated Stomach Discomfort


Author: Lorena H.
Skill: Raindrop Technique
Date: 10-24-2011
Views: 2,149
Word Count: 343
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 6439-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 8

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About a month ago, my 16-year-old daughter woke me up about 4 am with a terrible pain in her stomach. She was writhing on her bed. I immediately ran her on the Zyto Compass, which is software that measures body systems that are out of balance and recommends Young Living products or supplements that most brings the body systems into balance. She came up with only one product, and that was Carbozyme. I gave her one capsule immediately. (In retrospect, I should have given her at least two).

The pain continued at the same level, so we decided to take her into the ER. On the way, I gave her another capsule of Carbozyme. About twenty minutes later, as we got checked into the ER, her pain ceased and never came back. The doctors took a urine sample that was clear, a blood draw that was clear, and an ultrasound that was also clear. The Emergency Room doctor finally came back and said, "We don't know what it was, so go home and watch her carefully." I actually handed him the bottle of Carbozyme to look at, but he wasn't interested in it. He looked it over for a second or two and then handed it back.

Interestingly, I found that besides Amylase, a digestive enzyme, Carbozyme has all the oils that are in Thieves - Cinnamon, Clove, Lemon, Eucalyptus, and Rosemary - so besides aiding digestion, it also provides anti-microbial properties.

Had we waited 10 more minutes to take her to the ER, we would have known that the Carbozyme would take care of it, but we could not know that at the time, so it was OK.

I also learned later that it would have been good to apply Marjoram on her abdomen where the pain was, as Marjoram is good for involuntary muscle spasms and cramps.

She continued to take Carbozyme for the next week or so, and the pain never came back.

I am so grateful for Young Living Essential Oils and the supplements!


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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: gastrointestinal,upset-stomach-/-tummy,indigestion-(dyspepsia) — "Foeniculum vulgare Mill, commonly called fennel, has been used in traditional medicine for a wide range of ailments related to digestive, endocrine, reproductive, and respiratory systems. Additionally, it is also used as a galactagogue agent for lactating mothers.... Foeniculum vulgare has emerged as a good source of traditional medicine and it provides a noteworthy basis in pharmaceutical biology for the development/formulation of new drugs and future clinical uses."Link
2.Associated topics: gastrointestinal,upset-stomach-/-tummy,indigestion-(dyspepsia) — "Gastroprotective effects of Lemon essential oil: In ethanol model, CL (citrus lemon) and LIM (limonene) [component of Lemon] demonstrated 100% of gastroprotection.... In the indomethacin model, CL and LIM offered effective gastroprotection...."Link
3.Associated topics: gastrointestinal — "14 plant essential oils -- anise (Pimpinella anisum), bay leaves (Laurus nobilis), cinnamon bark (Cinnamomum verum), clove (Eugenia caryophyllata), fennel (Foeniculum vulgare), hop (Humulus lupulus), Istanbul oregano (Origanum vulgare subsp. hirtum), Izmir oregano (Origanum onites), mint (Mentha piperita), myrtus (Myrtus communis), orange peel (Citrus sinensis), sage (Salvia officinalis), thyme (Thymbra spicata), and Turkish oregano (Origanum minutiflorum) -- were related to inhibition of 10 bacteria (Listeria innocua, coagulase-negative staphylococci, Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, Yersinia enterocolitica, Salmonella Enteritidis, Salmonella Typhimurium, Proteus mirabilis, Escherichia coli O157:H7, and Klebsiella oxytoca)."Link
4.Associated topics: indigestion-(dyspepsia) — "Lavender, mint [peppermint], orange, rose, chamomile, rosemary, and sage were used.... Depression levels in the touch-music-aroma therapy group... showed a larger decrease than in the... control groups [that did not include aromatherapy].... [FMS] symptoms such as restless sleep, headache, morning fatigue, exhaustion, feeling like crying, and bowel complaints were also significantly reduced."Link
5.Associated topics: gastrointestinal,upset-stomach-/-tummy,intestinal-spasms — "[W]e studied the anti-inflammatory and gastroprotective effects of C. citratus [Lemongrass] and E. citriodora [Lemon Eucalyptus] essential oils on formol-induced edema and acetic acid induced abdominal cramps in Wistar rats.... In vivo analysis and histological assay showed that the two essential oils displayed significant dose-dependent edema [swelling] inhibition effect over time. They displayed strong analgesic [pain-relieving] and antipyretic [fever-reducing] properties similar to that induced by 50 mg/kg of acetylsalicylate of lysine.... This work demonstrates the anti-inflammatory property of Cymbopogon citratus [Lemongrass] and Eucalyptus citriodora [Lemon Eucalyptus], suggesting their potential role as adjuvant therapeutic alternatives in dealing with inflammatory-related diseases."Link
6.Associated topics: gastrointestinal,indigestion-(dyspepsia),intestinal-spasms — "Peppermint oil is harmless and acts locally to inhibit GI [gastrointestinal] smooth muscle contraction.... Peppermint oil solution administered intraluminally can be used as an antispasmodic agent with superior efficacy and fewer side effects than hyoscine-N-butylbromide...."Link
7.Associated topics: gastrointestinal,indigestion-(dyspepsia),intestinal-spasms — "A 4 weeks treatment with peppermint oil improves abdominal symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.... The symptoms evaluated were: abdominal bloating, abdominal pain or discomfort, diarrhea, constipation, feeling of incomplete evacuation, pain at defecation, passage of gas or mucus, and urgency at defecation."Link
8.Associated topics: indigestion-(dyspepsia) — "Myrtle oil (MO) exerts hypoglycemic as well as mild hypotriglyceridemic activity in diabetic animals. The reduction in blood glucose level may be due to the reversible inhibition of alpha-glucosidases present in the brush-border of the small intestinal mucosa, higher rate of glycolysis as envisaged by the higher activity of glucokinase, as one of the key enzymes of glycolysis, and enhanced rate of glycogenesis as evidenced by the higher amount of liver glycogen present after MO administration."Link

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