Tincture of elderberry, cinnamon, clove and star anise. An immune system booster that is also a great ally when dealing with cough, upper respiratory infections, and fever. Spice combo of clove, cinnamon and star anise added for their expectorant and analgesic actions. A must-have support tonic for cold and flu.
Elderberry Spice Herbal Extract Blend – 1oz Tincture by Cattail Apothecary
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This is a double extraction, meaning it is a combination of an alcohol tincture and a water decoction, in order to extract the full spectrum of constituents including polysaccharides, triterpenes, lipids, lectins, fatty acids, peptidoglycans, proteins, adenosine, phenolic compounds, melanin, triterpenoids (betulin and betulinic acid), lanostane triterpenoids, as well as various vitamins and minerals.
1 oz. amber glass bottle with dropper top
Dose: 1-2 droppersful up to 3x daily.
ELDERBERRY // Sambucus nigra // diuretic, antiviral, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, immune stimulant // Elder is often referred to as “the medicine chest for the country people”, alluding to its wide-ranging actions and ready availability. an exceptional ally during colds, flu, and respiratory infections. the go-to herb at the initial signs of cold or flu.
CLOVE // Syzygium aromaticum // anti-fungal, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, analgesic // contains phenols such as carvacrol and thymol which are highly anti-fungal in nature. helps ease pain and antiseptic qualities help fight infection. constituent eugenol is a powerful anti-inflammatory and can have a numbing effect. can soothe and relax the inner lining of the intestines, great for upset stomach.
CINNAMON // Cinnamomum cassia // antioxidant, tonic, analgesic, circulatory stimulant, diaphoretic, alterative, expectorant, carminative, digestive, emmenagogue
ANISE // Illicium verum // carminative, expectorant, antispasmodic, antiseptic // major source of the chemical compound shikimic acid, a primary precursor in the pharmaceutical synthesis of anti-influenza drug oseltamivir (Tamiflu)