Elderberry Spice by Cattail Apothecary

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Tincture of elderberry tincture, cinnamon, clove and star anise. An immune system booster that is also a great ally when dealing with cough, upper respiratory infections, and fever. Spice combination of clove, cinnamon and star anise added for their expectorant and analgesic actions. A must-have support tonic for cold and flu.

Packaged in a 1 oz amber glass bottle with dropper.

Directions: Can be used as a preventative boost (a dropperful daily) or to support recovery (up to 4x/daily.) Can be taken straight, diluted with water, added to your favorite tea or mixed with honey to create a syrup.

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ELDER BERRY // Sambucus nigra // Diuretic, antiviral, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, immune stimulant .  Elder is often referred to as “the medicine chest for the country people”, alluding to its wide-ranging actions and ready availability. An exceptional ally during colds, flu, and respiratory infections. The go-to herb at the initial signs of cold or flu.

CLOVE // Syzygium aromaticum // Antifungal, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, analgesic. Contains phenols such as carvacrol and thymol which are highly antifungal in nature. Helps ease pain and antiseptic qualities help fight infection. Constituent eugenol is a powerful anti-inflammatory and can have a numbing effect. Can soothe and relax the inner lining of the intestines, great for upset stomach.

CINNAMON // Cinnamomum cassia // Antioxidant, tonic, analgesic, circulatory stimulant, diaphoretic, alterative, expectorant, carminative, digestive, emmenagogue.

ANISE // Illicium verum // Carminative, expectorant, antispasmodic, antiseptic. Major source of the chemical compound shikimic acid, a primary precursor in the pharmaceutical synthesis of anti-influenza drug oseltamivir (Tamiflu).

Elderberry Spice by Cattail Apothecary