Elderberries contain organic pigments, tannin, amino acids, carotenoids, flavonoids, sugar, rutin, viburnic acid, vitamin A and B and a large amount of vitamin C.
Most important health benefits of elderberries include their ability to boost immune system function, protect against bacteria and infection, slow down the spread of cancer, moderate the digestive process, prevent the development of diabetes, reduce the pain and speed associated with autoimmune diseases, help with weight loss, lower blood pressure, and alleviate allergies.
Elderberries are also mildly laxative, a diuretic, and diaphoretic. Flavonoids, including quercetin, are believed to account for the therapeutic actions of the elderberry flowers and berries. According to test tube studies these flavonoids include anthocyanins that are powerful antioxidants and protect cells against damage.
Preparation and dosage:
In a cup add 1 teaspoon, pour boiling water, brew covered for about 10-15 minutes, strain it and drink it 1-2 times a day.
Ingredients: 100% Organic Sambucus nigra
Country of Origin: Poland
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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