No Thanks

Your 10% Off Promo Code is on the Way! Thanks for signing up for emails.

You're now signed up to receive exclusive deals and savings opportunities!

Thanks again for connecting with us. Keep an eye on your inbox — your first coupon is on its way!

Thank You! This email address is already signed up

You are signed up for the following:

  • Offers
  • Recipes
  • E-Newsletter
  • Updates & Reminders

Thank you for your interest and be assured that you will continue to receive our emails at this address.

Look for your next communication from us within the next week.


We are having trouble processing your request.

Our apologies!

Please try again later.

Search Please enter an item number or keyword
Shop by
Do You
Need Help?

Swanson Ultra

Essiac Eight Herb Proprietary Blend

Essiac Eight Herb Proprietary Blend

Item: SWU548

  • Essiac Eight Herb Proprietary Blend

  • Super immune health herbal supplement*

  • The original 8-herb Essiac blend from Rene Caisse

398 mg 120 Sgels
Sgels Size: H

MSRP $28.49
Save 26%
Yes! I want 10% off and free shipping over $50 on my next automatic shipment of this item.  days. Learn more
In Stock

Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 Softgel

  Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
Essiac Proprietary Herbal Complex[blessed thistle (Cnicus benedictus) (whole plant), burdock (Arctium lappa) (root), sheep sorrel (Rumex acetosella) (aerial parts), red clover (Trifolium pratense) (flower), slippery elm (Ulmus rubra) (bark), watercress (Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum) (aerial parts), kelp (Laminaria digitata) (whole plant), Turkey rhubarb (Rheum officinale) (root)] 398 mg *

*Daily Value not established.

Other ingredients: Rice bran oil, gelatin, glycerin, beeswax, deionized water, sunflower lecithin, maltodextrin, caramel color, ethyl vanillin.

May contain trace amounts of fish and shellfish.

Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement, for maintenance take one softgel two times per day, morning and evening, on an empty stomach. For aggressive dosage, take two softgels two times per day.

WARNING: Do not take this product if you are pregnant or nursing or if you have or develop diarrhea, abdominal pain, or intestinal obstruction. Consult your healthcare provider before use if you are taking any prescription medications or if you have a medical condition, especially ulcers or kidney stones.

Essiac Proprietary Eight Herb Formula is used under license from Herbal Balance for Life, Inc.

Relative Size

Printable Size Guide

Shipping Weight

.49 lbs

  • Essiac Eight Herb Proprietary Blend

  • Super immune health herbal supplement*

  • The original 8-herb Essiac blend from Rene Caisse

Essiac is one herbal supplement with a truly inspiring story. In the 1930's, legendary Canadian nurse Rene Caisse introduced an herbal blend based on an ancient Ojibwe formula. She and the formula quickly became famous. In the 1960's, Caisse worked with Dr. Charles Brush at his laboratories in Cambridge, MA, to enhance the original four-herb blend with four more powerful herbs. Today, these formulas are still among the most popularly recognized and requested herbal supplements around the world. Swanson is proud to offer Essiac (Caisse spelled backwards) Eight Herb Proprietary Blend in our Swanson Ultra line of quality supplements. It's the same great formula you'll find elsewhere, now available at a low Swanson price.

Swanson Ultra Essiac Eight Herb Proprietary Blend Reviews

Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews

Essiac Eight Herb Proprietary Blend is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 20.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My Mom, Daughter and I started taking Swanson Ultra Essiac Eight Herb Proprietary Blend 2 months ago as a preventative and have already noticed great results to our overall health and appearance. I would highly recommend this product.
Date published: 2017-09-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from essiac It worked for my wife now I take it just in case.
Date published: 2015-10-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Another Great SWANSON's Product I take Essiac for my own personal reasons, and have for many years! In addition, I can tell you specifically that I have been a loyal customer of SWANSON's since 1999, they rank 99.99% in my book for quality and service, and I would recommend SWANSON's to all!
Date published: 2015-05-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Something Else! I have tried everything there is to help my Prostate and nothing gave me the relief I was looking for. I wanted to try this for health reasons and to my surprise this has done wonders for many things including my Prostate. I will not be without it. This helps with a great many things as well.
Date published: 2015-02-11
Rated 1 out of 5 by from not beneficial The blend of herbs contained in the large capsule was very little and felt no beneficial value from taking the Swanson Brand product. The thick capsule was all you tasted when digested in the stomach. Tried to make hot tea out of 2 capsules and the herbs were scares and could taste not one herb in formula ,just the terrible taste of the white capsule. Very disappointed in the Swanson Brand product. would not purchase this brand again.
Date published: 2015-01-25
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Blah The pill form of the Essaic Tea is very poor and the softgel is way too big in this product. I didnt see any differance to my health condition compared to the Essiac Packets offered by Swanson. I took these for two weeks three times a day. If you want to improve your health take the time to brew the tea. Its well worth the time! I would only use the pill form for convenience. Probably will not order this brand again since it does nothing for me.
Date published: 2013-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Kidney stone sufferers beware! This is totally my fault for not reading the warning on the label. This is a great product for those who aren't susceptible to kidney stones. I just started taking Essiac for personal health improvement and noticed an increased rate of energy when I was struck with a kidney stone attack. I would recommend this to anyone who is not lactose intolerant as I am.
Date published: 2013-10-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Essiac Great product. I have been taking for 6 months. I have lots more energy and an overall feeling of better health!
Date published: 2013-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy Essiac I have always brewed Essiac in tea form and it is process that takes a full day in order to make a batch that lasts about a week. The pill form of Essiac cuts down on my workload but still provides the same supplement in an easy to swallow and easy to carry from. I have switched several client over to this pill form of Essiac since they have found it difficult to keep up with the tea during work hours, but the pill allows them to carry the supplement with them. The pill form is a little milder than the tea in terms of cleansing, but it is still very effective and I have found that it works well for maintenance and general wellness.
Date published: 2013-07-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Large caps but go down well Haven't taken Essiac long enough to give them a correct effectiveness rating but although the caps are large, they go down well.
Date published: 2013-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from once again, not sure if worthwhile one of those things, not sure if effective or not.
Date published: 2013-02-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from it is easy to take I really think the capsule helps with this one product cause it is easier than making the tea I really like this product
Date published: 2013-02-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I have been using this product to boost my immune system and found it works well
Date published: 2013-02-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from swanson vitamins Good quality, fast delivery, affordable prices: will be continue buying here
Date published: 2013-02-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Essiac Formula This is a product I am so glad that you have in you line up of great products. This formula has been around for many years and the only reason the 8 herbs could be put in in a jell capsules is some of the herbs are in extract form. Do a word search and find out about the history of this product. This formula has 8 herbs instead of four and makes it better.
Date published: 2010-12-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from MY FAVORITE ESSIAC I tried this essiac and really noticed that my energy increased and my overall feeling of good health improved. It is very convenient to take and easy to transport. I am very happy to find this essiac at this price. Many Thanks!
Date published: 2010-12-18
  • y_2017, m_12, d_13, h_20
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.3
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasreviews, tv_4, tr_16
  • loc_en_US, sid_SWU548, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=FEATURED, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_swansonhealth
Swanson Quality Assurance

Why Shop Swanson®?

We know how important your health is to you and your loved ones. That’s why we’re focused on delivering only high quality products you can trust at the best value.

Our lab evaluates every product to make sure it’s compliant with strict standards and government regulations, and we fully believe in and stand behind our products. If you’re dissatisfied for any reason, we’ll give you a full refund and pay return shipping.

Swanson's Standards

We are dedicated to offering the highest quality products at the best price. Find out more about how we ensure such a high standard in everything we do.

Learn More
Customer Service
About Swanson

Easy Refill

  • Get your favorite products delivered automatically
  • 10% off future orders of Swanson brand products in your subscription
  • FREE standard shipping on all future orders over $50
  • Control the frequency, delivery date, item quantity... or cancel at any time
  • Email reminders before each delivery
See all FAQs here