Support your immune system while the seasons are shifting with black elders medicinal properties Keep your precious immune system functioning while colds and flu’s viruses are easily spread time of year. Black Elder’s medicinal compounds re-program infected antibodies to usher illness away gently and effectively. Use for upper respiratory distress, colds, flu and any other immune system fatigue.
Elder is an excellent ally for children and for anyone who has immune system distress, colds, flu and any other immune system fatigue.
Extensive research indicates that elder stops the production of hormone-like cytokines that direct a class of white blood cells known as neutrophils to cause inflammation, especially in influenza and arthritis. Elder increases the production of non-inflammatory infection-fighting cytokines as much as 10 fold. Elderberries are known to be effective against eight strains of influenza. This suggests that elder be superior to vaccines in preventing flu, because flu vaccines are only effective against known strains of flu, whereas the virus is continually mutating to new strains. Elder has a long association with Wise Women due to Elder’s formidable healing properties. Every part of the tree is medicinally active. The berries are edible in preserves and baked goods and help the lungs and blood when taken as tea. Elder wine benefits rheumatism and neuralgia. The fresh leaves and flowers are used in skin healing salves a fungus that grows on the tree (Hirneola auricula-judae) are used for throat infections.
Elder is also associated with Elda Mor (Hylde-Moer), the Elder Mother, a powerful feminine plant spirit who lives in the tree. Other names for the Elder Mother are Frau Holle or Frau Ellhorn. Elda Mor is a good Goddess to petition
Elderberry can be used safely and effectively as a preventive tonic or as a remedy for colds, flu and stomach or intestinal distress.
There are no known contraindications or precautions in the use of Black Elderberry.
Ingredients: Elderberries, Blueberries, Pomegranate, Tulsi Basil, Rose Hips, Blood Orange Peel and Juice, Echinacea Tincture, Tulsi Basil Tincture, Ginger Root, Vanilla Beans, Raw Honey, Brandy & Distilled Water
Please consult a trusted health care practitioner if serious symptoms arise. these statements are not intended to diagnose, treat or cure serious medical conditions and have not been evaluated for efficacy by The FDA.