Tincture of Elderflowers (Sambucas nigra flos) 1:3 25%
Sambucas nigra flos, organic grain alcohol
Daily adult dose 6 - 12ml three times a day, unless otherwise directed.
Parts used: Flowers
Habitat: Native to UK and Europe and grows wild in cooler climates.
History /Folklore/Taste/Energetics: Bitter and sour.
Constituents: Flavonoids, phenolic acids, triterpenes, volatile oils, sterols
Actions: Diaphoretic, Anti-inflammatory, Diuretic, Anti-catarrhal, Mild Nervine
• Effective in reducing mucus, so aids in sinusitis, lung congestion and colds.
• Regulates extremes in bowel movements, mild laxative and helps with diarrhoea
• Hayfever and other respiratory allergies
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