Echinacea is traditionally used to combat colds, flu, and infection and for the relief of sore throats related to colds. Used as supportive therapy in the management of upper respiratory and urinary infections.
Echinacea angustifolia is an exceptional infection fighter, especially noted for its effectiveness in treating streptococcal infections.
St. Francis Herb Farm's Echinacea Augustifolia tincture is certified organic.
Available sizes: 50ml, 100ml, 250ml and larger sizes for Health Professionals.
ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA: Probably the most popular and most widely known of herbal remedies, echinacea is a drought-tolerant perennial plant that can grow up to four feet in height. With immunological properties, it is native to the United States and a member of the daisy family. Its name comes from the Greek that means "hedgehog"--a reference to its spiky central disk. The medicinal compounds in the purpurea species known as alkamides are more bioavailable when in the presence of those from the angustifolia species. This is the rationale behind our EchinAce formula.
Medicinal Ingredients (per 1 ml):
Echinacea (Echinacea angustifolia, root and rhizome) 250 mg Quantity Crude Equivalent (1:4)
Certified Organic alcohol
All the following doses should be taken 3x daily in a little water on an empty stomach.
Adults & adolescents (14 & over): 1.5-4 ml (45-120 drops)
Adolescents (10-13 years): 0.8-2 ml (22-60 drops)
Children (5-9 years): 0.4-1 ml (12-30 drops)
Children (2-4 years): 0.3-0.6 ml (9-18 drops)
Duration of Use:
Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 8 weeks.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use: if you have a progressive systemic disease such as tuberculosis, leukosis, collagenosis, multiple sclerosis, AIDS and/or HIV infection; if you have an autoimmune disorder; if you are taking immunosuppressants. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.
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