Elderberry syrup is an excellent immune system supporter. It is an excellent viral preventative as well as an anti inflammatory. It contains high amounts of vitamin C. When used regularly, it may help to prevent colds, influenza, and other viruses. When used in acute viral conditions, it may help to strengthen the body and to lessen the severity and duration of the virus.
According to the University of Maryland Medical Center " Elder may have anti-inflammatory, antiviral, anti-influenza, and anticancer properties. Elderberry also contains flavonoids, which have antioxidant propertiesand may help prevent damage to the body's cells."
Beyond Elderberry combines elderberries with other herbs to further enhance it's antimicrobial and immune supporting benefits.
Astragalus (Astragalus propinquus) is a wonderful immune system supporting herb that is highly revered in Traditional Chinese Medicine. It is powerful, yet gentle enough to be used long term and is supportive rather than over stimulating to the immune system).
Ingredients: Elderberries (Sambucus nigra), cinnamon(Cinnamomum verum or Cinnamomum cassia), ginger Zingiber official), astragalus (Astragalus propinquus), honey, water, alcohol (a small amount to preserve longetivty)