Boneset: Relieves body aches of influenza, reduces fever, increases perspiration, general detoxifier.
Cinnamon Powder: Anti-bacterial. *Mix with a spoonful of Local Honey to help fight off colds and flu.
Echinacea: Helps to boost the immune system when you start to feel a cold or flu coming. (Do not use for more than 3-6 weeks because it can either depress or hyper stimulate the immune system)
Elder Berry: Anti-spasmodic, used as a cough syrup base, expectorant, cough suppressant, soothing mucus membranes.
Elder Flower: Used in cold and flu remedies to treat sore throats and fever.
Garlic: Contains sulfurs and allitonins, which help decrease the ability of a virus attaching itself to the cell wall. Helps to stimulate mucus movement.
Hyssop: Helps to loosen mucus and relieve a dry irritated cough. Reduces inflammation.
Lungwort: Expectorant clears respiratory tract. Used to treat bronchitis, chronic cough, sore throat and whooping-cough.
Peppermint: Anti-spasmodic properties. Helps to relieve upset stomach, headaches, sinus problems. Relaxing effect on smooth muscle tissue and can help sooth a sore throat.
Wild Cherry Bark: Powerful cough suppressant. Reduces fever and opens pores.
Yarrow: Helps to initially increase fever, which helps the body to fight infection. It then regulates temperature by opening up pores in skin creating perspiration.
Fever: Yarrow, Boneset, Elder Flower, Wild Cherry Bark and Peppermint
Cough: Lungwort, Hyssop, Wild Cherry Bark
Bronchitis: Lungwort, Echinacea
Influenza: Boneset, Echinacea, Peppermint, Elder Berry and Flowers
Nausea: Peppermint, Ginger
Sore throat: Elder Flowers, Wild Cherry Bark
Suggested Tea Blends for Cold & Flu Season:
~ Cold Season Tea (Purchase Here)
~ Sniffle Tea (Purchase Here)
~ Be Well Tea (Purchase Here)
~ Caravan Chai (Purchase Here)