Organic Elderberry Syrup

   **Unless you have a known allergy to elderberry, simply consult your doctor to ensure no potential drug interactions or other negative impacts on your health before using elderberry tincture. The only known potential side effect of elderberry is that it acts as a diuretic, so if you are taking diuretics or have bladder or kidney problems, discuss using elderberry with your physician before taking this herbal remedy.

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Uses of Elderberry

Elderberry has a very long history in herbal medicine as a cure for colds, coughs, and Influenza. Elderberry tincture, capsules, or dried powdered are often taken along with several other herbs when a cold or flu threatens. According to the National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine, the European elder is most commonly used for supplements. It's also the elderberry tincture most frequently studied for its effect on cold and flu viruses. The most common uses for elderberry tincture include immune support for:

  • Common cold

  • Influenza (flu)

  • Coughing

  • Bronchitis

  • Sinus infections

  • Infections

  • Constipation

Scientific Research on Elderberry

  • Promising scientific research has begun on the use of elderberry tincture to shorten the duration and severity of colds and flus., Scientists from Hebrew University - Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem conducted a study in which 60 men and women who were suffering with the flu took either elderberry tincture or a placebo. Those who took the elderberry got better faster, on average about twice as fast as those who received the Patients received 15 ml of elderberry syrup four times a day for 5 days. They also used fewer pain medications such as aspirin and other medications to control flu symptoms.

 

  • In a 2009 study, published in the Online Journal of Pharmacology, H1N1 and avian flu patients were given four 175-milligram doses of elderberry extract daily.

  • While a group of patients receiving a placebo showed no improvement or worsening symptoms, those who received the extract “showed significant improvement within 24 hours.”

  • Fever, headache, muscle ache and nasal congestion were significantly reduced within 24 hours.

  • “Within 48 hours of treatment, nearly 90% of the elderberry extract treated patients were either symptom free or had only mild symptoms,” the researchers wrote.

  • A 2016 study, published in Nutrients, showed elderberry can reduce the duration and symptoms of a cold in air travelers.

  • Travelers using this herb from 10 days before travel until four to five days after arriving overseas experienced on average a two-day shorter duration of their colds and also a significant reduction in cold symptoms.

 

  • Elderberry contains zinc and antioxidants, including vitamin C and anthocyanin (a flavonoid found in blue and purple fruits and berries), known for their ability to boost immune function and inhibit cold and flu

  • A 2004 study found taking 15 milliliters (1 tablespoon) of elderberry syrup four times a day for five days eased symptoms of influenza four days quicker than a placebo

  • A 2019 study found elderberry protects against influenza and other viral attacks by preventing the virus from entering and replicating in human cells

  • Elderberry also promotes the release of certain cytokines (chemical messengers), which allow your immune system to mount a more efficient response

  • Research also shows elderberry supplementation shortens duration of cold symptoms after intercontinental flights. Symptoms were also milder in those who contracted a cold after flying.

 

*Medical Disclaimer: The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnoses, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.*

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