• Swedish-Bitters—500ml

Swedish Bitters – 500ml

Bitter-tasting herbs were once an important part of Native American, European and Chinese diets. Medicines made from bitter herbs, such as Swedish Bitters, are used as digestives and are beneficial for the intestinal tract. Swedish Bitters is named after the 18th century Swedish physician Dr Samst and for its bitter taste. Today it is one of the world’s most respected, traditionally-used health tonics. Hilde Hemmes Swedish Bitters can be taken as a tonic to stimulate digestion, appetite, bile flow – and maintain healthy digestive function.

Directions: Oral use: take 10 to 20 mL of Swedish Bitters in 100 mL of water/juice/herb tea 30 minutes before meals to relieve indigestion symptoms such as heartburn, abdominal discomfort and flatulence (ideal after a rich heavy meal).


  • A bitter tonic, traditionally used in herbal medicine to support digestion
  • To assist with mild digestive symptoms such as indigestion, bloating, flatulence, constipation
  • Contains aloe, which has traditionally been used in herbal medicine as a laxative
  • To assist with the relief of constipation
  • Used in herbal medicine as a gargle for the relief of sore throats and toothache