LA NATURALS, ELDERBERRY PLUS, 90 VEGGIE CAPSULES W/SAMBUCUS UMCKALOOBA RAW HERB FORMULA
LA NATURALS, ELDERBERRY PLUS, 90 VEGGIE CAPSULES W/SAMBUCUS UMCKALOOBA RAW HERB FORMULA Elderberry (Sambucus Nigra) SUPPLEMENTS FACTS PANEL Serving Size: 1 Veggie Cap Servings Per Container: 90 Amount Per Serving: ** * Elderberry* + 375mg** Elderflower* > 50mg** Umckaloabo* (Pelargonium Root)~ 50mg** * Daily Value Not Established Other Ingredients: Modified Vegetable Cellulose + Certified Organic, > Ethically Wild Harvested, ~ Selectively Imported Elderberry Benefits Used for its antioxidant activity to lower cholesterol, improve vision, boost the immune system, improve heart health and for coughs, colds, flu, bacterial and viral infections and tonsillitis. Elderberry juice was used to treat a flu epidemic in Panama in 1995. Elderberries (Sambucus) have been a folk remedy for centuries in North America, Europe, Western Asia, and North Africa, hence the medicinal benefits of elderberries are being investigated and rediscovered. Elderberry is used for its antioxidant activity, to lower cholesterol, to improve vision, to boost the immune system, to improve heart health and for coughs, colds, flu, bacterial and viral infections and tonsillitis. Bioflavonoids and other proteins in the juice destroy the ability of cold and flu viruses to infect a cell. People with the flu who took elderberry juice reported less severe symptoms and felt better much faster than those who did not. Beneficial components in Elderberries Elderberries contain organic pigments, tannin, amino acids, carotenoids, flavonoids, sugar, rutin, viburnic acid, vitaman A and B and a large amount of vitamin C. They are also mildly laxative, a diuretic, and diaphoretic. Flavonoids, including quercetin, are believed to account for the therapeutic actions of the elderberry flowers and berries. According to test tube studies these flavonoids include anthocyanins that are powerful antioxidants and protect cells against damage.