elderflower, echinacea, licorice, mullein, boneset
This is your perfect cold fighting blend. The herbs in this blend will work synergistically together to help stimulate your immune system while fighting some of those early cold symptoms.
Tip: Add a heaping teaspoon of honey to this cup. Honey will soothe your sore throat and work at that cough. A great remedy before bed.
immuno modulator | immuno stimulator | anti-viral | relaxant
Sambucus nigra (Elderflower) is the idyllic botanical for colds, flus and respiratory infections due to its anti-viral and anti-inflammatory properties. It also has an anticatarrhal action, which will help move and remove congestion.
Echinacea spp (Echinacea) a true immuno modulator and immuno stimulator helping us in resisting infections.
Eupatorium perfoliatum (Boneset) traditionally used for fevers. This herb shines when combined with other immune stimulating herbs such as those in this blend, working synergistically to fight off any infection.
Glycyrrhiza glabra (Licorice) has a very soothing quality due to its polysaccharide content, which is perfect for irritated sore throats and dry coughs. In TCM, it is known as the 'Great Harmonizer' bringing harmony to its herbal blends.
1 teaspoon per 250ml of hot water. Steep covered for 3-5 minutes.
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