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Echinacea Purpurea

Symptoms: Colds/Flu, Infection, Inflammation


Echinacea purpurea, also known as purple coneflower, has been used for hundreds of years throughout North America and Europe. With natural antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties, Echinacea purpurea is best know for its ability to kick-start the immune system, stimulating the production of white blood cells.

Echinacea purpurea contains iron, iodine, copper, potassium, sulphur, vitamin A, vitamin E and vitamin C. Echinacea purpurea also contains polysaccharides, resembling bacteria, which motivate the healthy white blood cells attack bacterial invaders. Echinacea purpurea offers the body an overall feeling of well being, and for this reason studies of Echinacea continue today.

Contributing to the bodies natural ability to fight infection, Echinacea prupurea is commonly referred to as the natural antibiotic and commonly used to fight infection caused by common colds and flus. Echinacea purpurea may also be used for reducing inflammation caused by respiratory problems, bronchitis, strep throat and enlarged prostate glands.

Take 1-2 Herbal Mountain Capsules three times daily.

Herbal Mountain's Echinacea provides 400mg echinacea purpurea and augustifolia (herb) per capsule.


Categories: Immune System

Secondary Symptoms: Bronchitis, Strep Throat, Prostate, Respiratory Problems


Echinacea purpurea is also available in the following combination packages:


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