Black Elderberry decreases both the length and the severity of issues related to viruses. It is also a powerhouse of flavonoids, vitamin C, and vitamin A. It also has iron, and potassium. The active substances to boost the immune system.
Our Elderberry Elixir includes other potent herbs such as red clover and licorice to support and clean the blood. This immune system support elixir and tonic has a strong yet delicious taste. The raw honey that we add to this elixir helps preserve it. Raw honey is not heated so it retains all of its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant polyphenols.
Elderberry has proposed as being immune supportive, and supports the body’s natural defense. Research studies show Black Elderberry to have immune modulating and antioxidant properties. Because Elderberry is high in flavonoid rich compounds, it exerts antioxidant protection on cells. By providing antioxidant protection, Elderberry aids in protecting cellular health from free radical damage and airborne elements.
Natives used the inner bark to make courting flutes and hunting whistles. They used the crushed inner bark to make a poultice for wounds, bruises, sprains and tooth aches. Various parts of the plant is used for medicine. The bark helped to purge the system of infection. Also, infusions helped with rheumatism and increased sweating.