Get ready for winter with our cold care remedies.
Elder Syrup | 8oz
Our Cough and congestion suppressing, immune boosting herbal blend. Elderberry, Elderflower plus other delicious plant allies, Brandy and Buckwheat Honey.
It is a great ally to the immune and respiratory systems. Elderflower and elderberry are both exceptional allies during colds, flu, and respiratory infections due to their diaphoretic and antiviral actions.
Unlike most elderberry syrup makers, we use BOTH the flowers and berries because the synergy is more benefical than alone. Although their medicines are effective when used separately, together they bring a wholeness that embodies the very principles of herbalism.
This besutiful plant contains Berries: vitamin C, anthocyanins, flavonoids. Flowers: mucilage, flavonoids, volatile oil, quercetin, free fatty acids, triterpenes, phenolic acid, minerals, sterols, sugars, tannins. Leaves: Cyanogenic glycosides (Chevallier, 2000)
The elder plant believed to purify, and protect and brings ease in times of transition standing as guardian during metamorphisis and rebirth of self. The flowers allow you to be open to changes and to clear out spiritual congestion that may obstruct rebirthing. The Elder plant offers us the powers of transformation, renewal and release.
In addition to immune and respiratory support we include heart, lymphatic and digestive support to this blend by adding supportive herbs that will bring balance back to the body system so the immune system enable a faster recovery.
Cautions and Contraindications
Due to the alcohol content in the syrup it is advised not to be taken during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. In rare cases due to the arginine rich of content of elder, it may encourage a HSV outbreak for users carrying. HSV I or II who already have cold/flu syptoms. To counter increase lysine-rich foods & supplements to your diet which also supports immune health.
This is a WINTER EXCLUSIVE item and a cold & flu option for both children and adults.
Instructions included for each extraction type.
*For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult with your healthcare provider.
References : The Little Herb Book, P.Johnson and J.Ritchason; The Spirit of Herbs: A Guide to the Herbal Tarot C. Cantin and M. Tierra, O.M.D.; Herbarium, The Herbal Academy.