Astragalus root has been used to promote immune function and as a tonic to build stamina. Ancient Chinese texts record the use of astragalus for tonifying the spleen, blood and chi. Astragalus contains saponins, sterols, flavonoids, isoflavones
Assists in the management of symptoms of mild upper respiratory tract infections by reducing their severity and duration. Also for the temporary relief of the pain of arthritis. Inhibits Antimicrobial Activity Supports Memory Function
Golden Seal is native to North America and was used extensively by the American Indians as both a herbal medicine and a clothes dye. Golden Seal is nearly extinct in the wild, however it is now cultivated for both its medicinal and colouring uses.
Most people will know Liquorice as a confectionary. It is interesting to note that although some Liquorice confectionary does contain extracts of Liquorice root, most Liquorice confectionary today is flavoured with anise oil or contains a combination
Mullein is a remedy that has been shown to support the respiratory system. It shows expectorant properties that can assist to relieve coughs and mild lung congestion. It also contains mucilage and it is this that accounts for the soothing qualities of the herb.