containing natural ingredients against aphty or recurrent aphthous stomatitis (canker sores) for the whole family
APHTIX's natural ingredients are powerful accelerators of rebuilding deeper parts of the damaged skin and stimulators of growth of upper skin cells at the same time. Therefore, they help for a rapid recovery of the natural skin barrier (source: 1).
APHTIX is the 1st specific support of the healing process for ulcers in the mouth or after extraction of teeth and even recurrent aphthous stomatitis (from Greek: ἄφθα aphtha, "mouth ulcer", also called canker sores or short called: aphty).
The well-tasting APHTIX gel can be applied directly on the apht and open wound or can be used solved in water as a gargle. APHTIX for the relief of inflammatory oral discomfort alleviates rapidly discomfort caused by aphty. Aphtix is a Swiss innovation and produced on highest standards in Switzerland.
combines all of these properties:
1. anti-bacterial activities – the basis
2. healing activities – the essence
3. fight the pain and pleasant taste – the extra
contains honey for fast healing
Almost all over the world honey has been used by humans to treat a variety of ailments through topical application. Researches state: "the healing property of honey is due to the fact that it offers antibacterial activity, maintains a moist wound condition, and its high viscosity helps to provide a protective barrier to prevent infection. its immunomodulatory property is relevant to wound repair too. the antimicrobial activity in most honeys is due to the enzymatic production of hydrogen peroxide." (source 1). the power of honey has been the basis for APHTIX gel.
contains glycerol for smoothening, moisturing and relief of associated pain
glycerol is widely used in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and medicines for smoothening effects and keeping the skin moistered.
contains alchemilla vulgaris for fighting bacteria
the main medicinal use of alchemilla vulgaris is as an astringent and due to its anti-inflammatory, soothing and healing properties. as stated in publications: "among lady's mantle's historical uses are as a mild astringent, anti-inflammatory, diuretic, menstrual cycle regulator, treatment for digestive disorders, and relaxant for muscular spasms. externally, it was used widely in bath preparations, wound healing, skin bruises, and as an herbal cosmetic." (source 2). lady's mantle plant extract possesses well-known anti inflammatory, soothing and healing properties. it has shown to also have a very high level of antioxidant activity, properties particularly useful to fight bacteria through several different pathways and was becoming employed against bacterial infections in canker sores.
1. Manisha Deb Mandal, Shyamapada Mandal, Honey: its medicinal property and antibacterial activity, Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2011 Apr; 1(2): 154–160 (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3609166/)
2. Bunney S, ed. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Herbs . New York, NY: Dorset Press; 1984. and Bisset NG, ed. Herbal Drugs and Phytopharmaceuticals . Stuttgart, Germany: Medpharm Scientific Publishers; 1994