• Upper respiratory tract infections, common cold
Each tablet contains dry extract of:
Fresh organically grown* Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea)
Herb (ratio 5.4:1) ...17.67 mg, equivalent to 95 mg of organically grown* dried herb;
Root (ratio 5.9:1) ...0.93 mg, equivalent to 5.5 mg of organically grown* dried root.
Lactose, starch, vegetable magnesium stearate, soya polysaccharides.
Helps relieve symptoms of upper respiratory tract infections (e.g. common cold). Shortens the duration of upper respiratory tract infections. Helps to prevent upper respiratory tract infections such as flu-like episodes and the common cold. Used in Herbal Medicine to support the immune system, especially in times of stress, lack of sleep and for smokers. Clinically shown to help relieve the symptoms of minor upper respiratory tract infections such as the common cold. Clinically shown to help prevent cold episodes (upper respiratory tract infections) Take at the first sign of infection.
Adults: Take 1 to 4 tablets daily, 15 minutes before meals.
Duration of use: Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond 4 months.
If symptoms persist or worsen, consult a health care practitioner. If you are taking immunosuppressants, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. If you have an autoimmune disorder, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. If you have a progressive systemic disease such as tuberculosis, collagenosis, multiple sclerosis, AIDS and/or HIV infection, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. Rare cases of severe allergic reactions have been known to occur; use caution if you are allergic to plants of the Daisy family.Do not use if security cap is broken. Keep out of reach of children.
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