The Winter First Aid Kit in a Bottle
Friday, August 6th 2004
Nature's Way Echinacea with Goldenseal Liquid Extract is a unique combination of seven herbs which combine to provide one of the most potent infection fighters available. It contains Wood Betony which is excellent for all head and face pains and cleansing the liver, Goldenseal to help debilitated mucous membranes and to act as a powerful antiseptic which helps glandular inflammation including tonsillitis as well as being effective against bronchitis and nasal catarrh, Gentian is a revitalising tonic which helps physical exhaustion and tones the liver, Cayenne helps with circulation and aids the absorption of the other herbs in the formula, Burdock increases the flow of urine and is one of the best blood-purifying agents, Echinacea purpurea and Echinacea angustifolia. As you can see from the powerful herbs included in this combination, that it provides help to fight winter illness symptoms, help combat fever and the aches and pains of the flu and colds.
How to use it most effectively?
At the first sign of a cold, sore throat or sneezing, put two droppers full of the combination in a quarter glass of water. Sip the whole lot and then repeat every two hours over the first 8 to 12 hours and then four times daily until relief.
For additional benefit the Nature's Way Echinacea with Goldenseal Capsules may be taken in conjunction with the liquid extract four times a day until symptoms are gone.
Reproduced unabridged from the July - September 2004 issue of Health and Herbal News, with the kind permission of Health and Herbs International Ltd.
Footnote from Ideal Health:
The following products are all useful for Boosting Immunity:
Echinacea with Astragalus and Reishi
Garlicin, enteric coated Garlic
Golden Seal Root
Immune Defence Cough Cold Relief
Immune Booster For Kids
Olive Leaf Extract
Superior Olive Leaf
Vitamin C with Hesperidin Complex
Zinc Fix Raspberry
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