First Signs Herbal Extract Formula
Like the name implies, take 2-3 dropperfuls of this formula in tea or juice 3 times a day at the first sign of cold or flu. Echinacea stimulates an increased production of T-cells, the soldiers of the immune system that seek out and destroy invading pathogens. Elderberry contains compounds that neutralize viral enzymes, preventing viral cells from penetrating healthy cell membranes and reproducing. Oregon grape contains berberine, a substance shown to counter multi-resistant strains of bacteria.
1 ounce echinacea extract
1 ounce elderberry extract
1 ounce Oregon grape root extract
1 ounce red root extract
Combine all ingredients in a 4-ounce glass dropper bottle and cap. Store in a dark place and shake before each use.