March 13, 2010

Herbal throat spray

A randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study*, carried out to compare the results of using an Echinacea based throat spray with those of a pharmaceutical throat spray in patients with acute sore throats, has recently been published in Herbalgram No.83 (Feb-April 2010), … Continue reading

July 3, 2007

Latest research on Echinacea

The Lancet Infectious Diseases has published research concluding that Echinacea can more than halve the risk of catching a common cold. This is the conclusion drawn by researchers from the School of Pharmacy at the University of Connecticut, who looked … Continue reading

November 30, 2001

Echinacea long term?

Frequently Asked Question about Echinacea. Q: Is it okay to take Echinacea for more then a few weeks at a time? A: Yes, it is perfectly safe to take Echinacea long term. There’s loads of incorrect information on the subject … Continue reading