Echinacea traditional Chinese medicine
Traditional medicine is becoming more and more known in the western world and often a preferred alternative due to its milder side effect vs pharmaceutical drugs. Herbal medicine referring to using plants, seeds, berries, roots, leaves, bark, or flowers. Whole herbs contain many ingredients, and they may work together to produce a beneficial effect in treating and preventing disease. Before starting with any TCM (Traditional Chinese medicine) or herbs you should always consult your practitioner for further guidance and advises, as certain herbs can impact the effectiveness of prescribed medicine.
Echinacea is a coneflower discovered by the Indian tribes in North America and has been used as a herbal remedy for more than 300 years. Echinacea is a powerful immune system stimulant and has a significant therapeutic value due to its high concentration of substances known to trigger the activity of the immune system.
Echinacea was commonly used up until 1950 when the antibiotics were discovered, but have now in recent years developed as a wide-spread alternative remedy.
Echinacea is an over the counter product and is available as tinctures, extracts, tablets, capsules, and ointments and can be purchased in combination with other immune-boosting herbs, vitamins, and minerals. Echinacea can be purchased at for example on Amazon under our selected product or Nature’s Bounty Echinacea 400 mg Natural, 100 Capsules
Benefits of Echinacea
- Boost the over all immune system and support chronic fatigue syndrome.
- Reduces the common cold and flu symptoms.
- Gum disease
Fight many varies infections and should be taken as soon as symptoms occur.
- Urinary tract infection
- Vaginal yeast infection
- Improve exercise performance
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Originally posted 2016-12-18 21:53:00.