About Sweden Bitter
Few words about Sweden bitter long life elixire
Sweden bitter, also called Swedish tincture or Swedish bitter, is a traditional herbal tonic for stomach and elixir for longevity, which is dating back long time ago – to the 16th century. Its latin name is Elixir ad vitam longam.
Sweden Bitter is an wine and alcoholic mixture of 20 healing herbs and spices, wine, clay, natural camphor and theriac, an ancient remedy in the form of resin
Tincture Elixir ad vitam longam was created by Swiss physician Dr. Philippus Paracelsus, but rediscovered hundred and more years later. The mixture of different medicinal herbs was already long known, but suddenly forgotten. Then Swedish physicians Dr. Klaus Samst and Dr. Urban Hjärne revived it again and its name Swedish bitter or Sweden bitter (ger. Schwedenbitter) derives from the country they came from.
In the world is existing two different recipes for Sweden Bitter – Maria Treben small Sweden bitter and Paracelsus big Sweden bitter.
The differences in ingredients and efficiency are huge.