Echinacea and Goldenseal are two herbs known to strengthen the immune system and to ward off infections, colds, and viruses.
Divine Ayat's Echinacea & Goldenseal Blend is a delicate combination of powerful herbs known for their immune boosting compounds including;Organic Echinacea Angustfolia Root, Organic Echinacea Purpurea Root, Goldenseal Root, Organic Apple Cider Vinegar, Organic Licorice Root, and Raw Honey.
Echinacea plants have traditionally been used internally to treat colds, flu, and other respiratory illnesses, mononucleosis, ear infections, blood poisoning, and bladder infections. They can be used externally to treat boils, burns, abscesses, sounds, stings, hives, insect bites, eczema, and herpes.
Side Effects: None Expected
Special Information: Echinacea should not be used for more than a few weeks at a time. It should not be given to children younger than two (2 years of age). Start with lower dosages for children and titrate up as needed. Consult with a doctor if you are breastfeeding or nursing.
Goldenseal has been used traditionally to treat respiratory issues including sinuses, stomach problems, sore throat, infected gums, ears, and postpartum bleeding. It can be used externally for eczema, ringworm, contact dermatitis, athletes foot, and impetigo.
Side Effects: Taken in high doses, Goldenseal canbe irritating to the skin, mouth, and throat. It can also cause nausea and diarrhea. Stop use immediately if any of these symptoms occur.
Special Information: Do not take Goldenseal if you are pregnant. Consult a doctor before using if you have had heart disease, diabetes, glaucoma, a stroke, or high blood pressure. Do not give Goldenseal to children under two (2 years of age).
Licorice has been used traditionally to treat cough, sore throat, colic, constipation, heartburn, stomach ulcers, arthritis, hepatitis, and cirrhosis. Licorice can be used externally to treat skin infections, eczema, herpes, and sores.
Side Effects: Upset stomach, diarrhea, headache, edema (fluid retention), grogginess, and weakness.
Special Information: Large amounts of Licorice taken over a long period of time can cause high blood pressure and edema. Do not use this herb if you have edema, high blood pressure, kidney disease, or glaucoma.
Also, please avoid this herb if you are pregnant (consult a doctor or knowledge herbalist).
Suggested Daily Use of Divine Ayat's Echinacea & Goldenseal Blend:
Ages 2-4 = 15 drops (1/2 dropper full) Ages 5-9 = 30 drops (1 dropper full) Ages 10-13 = 60 drops (approximately 2 droppers full)
SHAKE WELL BEFORE USE & STORE AWAY FROM HEAT AND LIGHT.