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What is echinacea?

Dec 11, 2016

What is echinacea?

Echinacea purpurea, is a North American species of flowering plant, it is native to north eastern America, and is now widely grown in China.It is most common in the ozarks and in the valley. It is technically classified as an herb.

When was it discovered?

More than 400 years ago by the great Plains Indian tribes and was used as a traditional herbal remedy.

What part of it is used?

Several species of the echinacea plant are used to make medicine from its flowers,leaves and roots. For extraction, the flower and leaf is mostly used. 

What role has it played in modern medicine?

Prior to 1950 and the introduction of antibiotics, echinacea held an esteemed medicinal ststus. As the health care industry shifted, anti-biotics became rage, and now it lost much of its esteem, but it is still acknowledged as a strong immunity enhancer.

What are the main health attributes?

Many of echincea's chemical constituents are, in fact, powerful immune system stimulators and can provide a significant therapeutic value. A few that you are probably familiar with are essential oils, flavonoids, inulin, polysaccharide and vitamin C.

What are some of the benefits proven by medical studies?

  1. The medical value of phytochemicals contained in echinacea appears to combat cancers and tumors, and it is commonly recommended as a treatment for brain cancer.

  2. Echinacea Purpurea Extract cuts the chance of catching a cold by 58%.

  3. Echinacea extractreduces the duration of the common cold by almost one and a half days.

  4. Echinacea can be used as a mild laxative to end constipation and as a calming agent.

  5. Regular echinacea consumption can effectivelyreverse and alleviate various types of inflammation.

  6. It is recommended to help with these specific aliments related to ADD/ ADHD.

  7. Echinacea is also a fantastic remedy for a whole slew of infections.


How should you use it?

 Regular daily use is definitely beneficial for immune support and overall health.

Echinacea is more effective when taken as soon as the symptoms appear, and taken many times a day for seven to ten days.

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