Elder Berries are used to help treat Chronic Fatigue, nerve & sinus pain. Is a source of flavonoids for antioxidant support, boosts immunity, helps fight viruses, and helps prevent colds & flu,
Elderberry is used for “the flu” (influenza), H1N1 "swine" flu, HIV/AIDS, and boosting the immune system. It is also used for sinus pain, back and leg pain (sciatica), nerve pain (neuralgia), and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) .
Some people use elderberry for hay fever (allergic rhinitis), cancer, as a laxative for constipation, to increase urine flow, and to cause sweating.
Elderberry fruit is also used for making wine and as a food flavoring.
How does it work?
Elderberry might affect the immune system. Elderberry seems to have activity against viruses including the flu, and might reduce inflammation.
Precautions: None for flowers or berries, however excessive use may cause nausea and vomiting in some individuals.
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