Used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve symptoms of colds and flu (such as coughs of the upper respiratory tract).
Adults: take 5ml (1 tsp), 3 times daily; Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or natural health products.
Duration of Use:
Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 1 week.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use: if you have a progressive systemic disease such as tuberculosis, collagenosis, multiple sclerosis, AIDS, HIV infection, an auto-immune disorder or a cardiac or respiratory disorder; if you are using tobacco products or are taking lithium or immunosuppressants. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.
Do not use: if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; if you have high blood pressure or a digestive disorder; if you are suffering from infectious or inflammatory gastrointestinal conditions.
Known Adverse Reactions:
Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) can occur, in which case, discontinue use. Discontinue use in case of gastrointestinal upsets, such as abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or if dizziness, increased respiratory rate or tremors occur. Diuretic effect may occur. Rare cases of severe allergic reactions have been known to occur; use caution if you are allergic to plants of the Daisy family.
Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.
Medicinal Ingredients (per tsp, 5 ml):
Wild Cherry (Prunus serotina, bark) 1.06 ml (1:2, QCE 531 mg)
Elderberry (Sambucus nigra subsp. canadensis - berry juice concentrate) 0.95 ml (4.22:1, QCE 4009 mg)
Lobelia (Lobelia inflata, fruiting body/herb top) 0.75 ml (1:7, QCE 107 mg)
Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea, herb top and root) 0.5 ml (1:1, QCE 500 mg)
Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis, root) 0.5 ml (1:1.85 fresh, QCE 270 mg or 1:4 dry, QCE 125 mg)
Distilled water, Honey, Certified Organic Alcohol, Certified Organic Vegetable glycerine, Lemon peel essential oil (Citrus limon), Cinnamon bark essential oil (Cinnamomum verum)