Our Elderberry Tonic is a must have for a natural medicine cabinet. Packed with a combination of healing fruits, herbs and spices, it may help to boost and support the immune system.
The health benefits of the Elder plant include naturally improving colds, flu and sinus issues, nerve pain, inflammation, chronic fatigue, allergies, constipation and some have claimed, even cancer.
High in oxidant power, when Elderberrie are used within the first 48 hours of onset of symptoms, the extract has been found to reduce the duration of the flu with symptoms being relieved on an average of four days earlier.*
Here are the known benefits of the other ingredients:
Tart Cherries are full of antioxidants, offer vitamin A, calcium, potassium, and copper. They also contain trace amounts of B vitamins, iron, magnesium, and both omega-3s and omega-6 fatty acids.
Blueberries rank the highest of any fruit for antioxidants (those free-radical-fighting powerhouses), and one cup delivers 14% of the recommended daily dose of fiber and nearly a quarter of the recommended daily intake of vitamin C.
Licorice Root is used to treat indigestion, hepatitis C, memory loss, cancer and skin infections. Traditionally it was used as treatment for stomach ulcers, heartburn, indigestion, toothache, fever, asthma, bronchitis and coughs, too.
Rosehips are one of nature’s richest sources of vitamin C, and have been used for centuries to combat infections such as coughs, colds, flu and respiratory conditions. Rosehips also contain many important antioxidants – plant chemicals that are naturally anti-inflammatory, shield immune cells from environmental damage and encourage the production of white blood cells
Black pepper is known to have a great amount of antioxidant properties and has benefits against bacterial growth, particularly in the intestinal tract.
Clove is used as a natural remedy for many ailments because of its anti-inflammatory and antifungal properties.
Cinnamon ranks No. 1 out of 26 of the most popular herbs and spices in the world in terms of its protective antioxidant levels.
Ginger Antioxidants and other nutrients in ginger may help prevent or treat arthritis, inflammation, and various types of infection. Researchers have also studied its potential to reduce the risk of diabetes, cancer, and other health problems.
Local, raw honey is known to be a powerful antioxidant and contains bee pollen and propolis, substances produced by bees that have been used medicinally by humans since ancient times.
Packaged in an amber glass bottle and locally made with all organic ingredients: Dried Elderberries, Tart Fesh Cherries, Fresh Blueberries, Licorice Root, Rosehips, Black Pepper, Clove, Cinnamon, Ginger and Local Raw Honey from Central Florida.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
***Must be refrigerated
Adults: 1 tablespoon per day
Children 1 & up: 1/2 to 1 teaspoon per day
Double up and take every 2-3 hours at onset of symptoms until gone.