Riodite Herbs for Birds

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Riodite Herb Healthy


Riodite herb healthy is a carefully researched blend of 40 herbs and spices, based upon the long-standing worldwide use of traditional herbal remedies, it may help support and protect against a wide range of avian diseases and illness, boost the immune system and improve health/wellbeing in a safe natural way.


Available in the following sized mixes:

Medium-large parrot mix: suitable for medium-sized parrots, African greys, cockatoos and macaws.

Small bird-parrot mix: suitable for finches, Parakeets, Cockatiels, lovebirds, doves, pigeons.


How to Use:

Supply a small amount of herbs (approx 25g) as free choice in its own bowl, making sure there is an even mix (smaller herbs may settle in bottom of bag during storage)

Some birds will show an interest within a few days, others may not show much interest for several weeks! Herb healthy has a shelf life of 2 years when kept sealed in a cool dry place, even if birds do not use it straight away just keep bowl clean and dry so they have access to natural remedies should they need it.

100gm will last over 2 months if the bird is actively eating it (based on topping up bowl once per week).


Herbs list, their historical properties and traditional ethnobotanical usage.

ASTRAGALUS - antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, immunostimulant, tonic for general debility, lack of appetite, kidneys, yeast infections.

ALFALFA - richest land source of trace minerals & vitamins including vitamin D, contains every essential amino acid, helps assimilate protein, calcium and other nutrients, beneficial for all ailments, whole-body cleanser, neutralizes bad bacteria.

BARBERRY BARK -antibacterial, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, immunostimulant, blood cleanser, good for kidneys, liver, respiratory, digestive systems, yeast infections. acts as a mild antibiotic to kill fungi, bacteria, and protozoa, rich source of B vitamins and minerals, inhibits the growth of bacteria and other disease-causing organisms

BEE PROPOLIS - antibiotic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, boosts the immune system, good against all infections and helps autoimmune diseases.

BEE POLLEN -antibiotic, immunostimulant, rich in vitamins, contains almost all known minerals, trace elements, enzymes and amino acids, contains every nutrient required to sustain and support life in a pure, raw form. Has the ability to throw off poisons and toxic materials from the body. Good for the nervous system, depression, stress and overall health.

BLACK PEPPER - antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, immunostimulant, rich in vitamins and minerals, appetite stimulant, good for digestion, respiratory disorders and aids in nutrient absorption.

CALCIUM BENTONITE CLAY – Binds to and removes toxins and heavy metals, contains minerals including calcium, magnesium, silica, sodium, copper, iron, and potassium. Naturally alkaline, balances the body's pH and reduces over-acidity.

CATS CLAW - antiviral, antifungal, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour, immunostimulant, intestinal tract cleanser, good for yeasts, parasites, viruses, autoimmunity, human volunteers who took Cat's claw for 8 weeks showed improved DNA repair. reduces pain and inflammation of rheumatism, arthritis and other types of inflammatory problems, has anti-tumour and anti-cancer properties that inhibits cancerous cell formation, promotes the healing of wounds, helps fight both viral and fungal infections such as Herpes and Candida

CALENDULA - antibacterial, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour, antiviral, antifungal, immunostimulant, neutralizes tannins, body cleanser, digestive, liver tonic.

CHARCOAL - aids digestion, absorbs poisons/toxins allowing the body to safely eliminate them.

CHICKWEED - anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour, a rich source of vitamins and minerals, helps eliminate toxins, also very high in alpha-linolenic acid, an Omega-3 fatty acid that is important to cardiovascular health.

CAYENNE - anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour, pain relief, deobstruent, valuable aid for immune/cardiovascular/respiratory/digestive systems, appetite stimulator, improves the ability to absorb nutrients, high source of Vitamins A and C, has the complete B complexes, and is very rich in organic calcium and potassium, enhances the effectiveness of other herbs.

CINNAMON - anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, good for digestion, effective against yeasts, e-coli, staph, strep.

DANDELION - a rich source of vitamins and minerals, diuretic, promotes excretion of wastes and toxins, cleans liver, bowel, kidneys, improves overall health, beneficial for feather pluckers as it cleanses the system.

ECHINECEA - antibiotic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, immunostimulant, good for viral and yeast infections.

ELDERBERRY - anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial, antioxidant, immune booster, blocks avian influenza viruses from connecting to cells throughout body.

FENNEL SEED - antioxidant, antispasmodic, antifungal, concentrated source of vitamins and minerals, improves feed efficiency, good for upper respiratory tract infections, coughs, gastric upsets, relieves bloating/gas in crop.

GINGER ROOT - antiviral, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, it contains Protein, Vitamins A, C and B complex, Calcium, Phosphorus, Iron, Sodium, Potassium and Magnesium, benefits respiratory, digestive system, alleviates nausea, travel sickness, warming, boosts circulation, helps alleviate joint pain, arthritis.

LEMON BALM - antiviral, antibacterial supports immune/digestive/nervous system, good for stress, anxiety, herpes virus.

MARSHMALLOW ROOT - demulcent, pain relief, soothes the digestive/respiratory system, binds and eliminates toxins, can help cleanse the kidneys and treat renal infections and inflammations, also helps regulate bacteria in the intestine.

NIGELLA SATIVA - potent anti-histamine, anticonvulsive, anti-tumour, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiviral, anti-fungal and anti-ulcer. Benefits respiratory system, stomach, liver, autoimmune disorders, asthma, allergies and immune system.

MILKTHISTLE SEEDS - anti-inflammatory, antioxidant protects and repairs the liver.

NETTLE -  rich in vitamins & minerals including vitamin D, iron, calcium, protein, promotes excretion of wastes and toxins, nourishing tonic, cleans blood, liver, bowel, kidneys, anti-allergenic, worm preventative.

OREGANO - antibiotic, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, immunostimulant, appetite stimulant, treats giardia.

OLIVE LEAF - antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, antimicrobial, boosts immune function, good for all infections, excellent anti-microbial against many species of virus and bacteria, as well as provides enhancement for the immune system.

OAT STRAW - rich in calcium, B vitamins, reduces anxiety and stress, strengthens heart, restores the nervous system, used for debility and degenerative wasting conditions.

PAU D’ ARCO - antibiotic, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, antiparasitic, immunostimulant, anti-tumour, blood cleanser, good for all infections. Reduces pain and enhances immunity, effective against microscopic parasites, fungus, viruses, and bacteria. It's particularly useful for infections of the upper respiratory system and gut.

PLANTAIN - demulcent, deobstruent, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal, antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiseptic, blood cleanser, pain relief, good for liver, kidneys, respiratory, digestive system, high in vitamins A,C,K good source of calcium, treats blood poisoning.

PASSION FLOWER - tonic for the nervous system, antispasmodic, good for nerve pain and anxiety.

PUMPKIN SEED - nutritional powerhouse, contains high amounts of vitamin A, as well as calcium, magnesium, potassium, phosphorus, protein and other nutrients, anti-inflammatory, the only seed that is alkaline-forming, used against worms, especially tapeworms.

RED CLOVER - rich in nutrients including calcium, chromium, magnesium, niacin, phosphorus, potassium, thiamine, selenium and vitamins A,C, B complex, antibiotic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, anti-tumour, diuretic, expectorant, tonic for the nerves,  blood purifier, helps with wasting diseases and wheezing.

RASPBERRY LEAF -. High in calcium, potassium, phosphorus, iron and vitamins A, B, C and E, antioxidant, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, supports reproductive health, good for breeding birds, potent tonic for females, helps pass the egg with less complication, has been used successfully to treat egg-bound hens, increases male fertility.

ROSEHIPS - vitamins A,C D, E, flavonoids, lycopene, iron, essential fatty acids, calcium, potent antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiviral, immune system booster, blood cleanser, liver, kidneys. Helps combat stress.

SPIRULINA - high content of valuable proteins, amino acids, vitamins, beta-carotene and other pigments, mineral substances, fatty acids and polysaccharides, dramatically strengthens the immune system can reverse immune deficiency. In scientific studies, Spirulina protected birds from infection with the antibiotic-resistant taphylococcus aureus and E. coli. Enhances feather quality and colour, increases fertility and hatchability, vitality, reduces kidney toxicity, improves wound healing.

SEAWEED - rich in iodine, potassium, sodium, calcium, magnesium, sulfur, silicon, iron, B complex vitamins, contains a complete protein, antiviral, antifungal, anti-tumour, immunostimulant, helps draw out heavy metals and toxins, improves the release of energy from foods.

ST JOHNS WORT - anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antibacterial, antiviral, antidepressant, antispasmodic, immunostimulant, pain relief, feeds and calms the nervous system, helpful for treating herpes and retroviruses.

SLIPPERY ELM - high nutritional value, antioxidant, demulcent, soothing, it helps to neutralize stomach acids, boost the adrenal glands, draws out impurities, toxins and heals all parts of the body. 

STAR ANISE - antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, antioxidant, antispasmodic, excellent source of many essential B-complex vitamins, benefits respiratory, digestive system, effective against bird flu, reduces anxiety and aggression.

TURMERIC - antibiotic, anticancer, antiviral, powerful anti-inflammatory and pain relief, antibacterial, antifungal, antiparasitic, immunostimulant, anti-tumour, blood purifier, removes toxins, proven to shrink cancerous tumors, improves the ability to absorb nutrients, good for liver health, arthritis, helps prevent and treat fatty liver disease.

THYME - antibacterial, antifungal, antiparasitic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, immunostimulant, benefits respiratory, digestive system, helpful in treating megabacteria (avian gastric yeast).



Riodite herb healthy is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease or illness. Any information supplied on this web site is intended for interest only and is not intended as a medical reference or a substitute for veterinary advice or attention.