Our Elderberry Tincture is handcrafted in small batches from wildcrafted Kentucky Elderberries! We use 45% alcohol also crafted here in Kentucky. The berries undergo testing for E-coli, salmonella, and heavy metals before production to ensure you get the best, safest product.
It is believed that the elderberry will support the immune system by elevating the white blood cells, which help to remove the invaders. This berry has been used in other countries to help rid the body of colds and flu.
A recent study from the National Insitute of Health in Bethesda Md indicated:
"Elderberries have shown antibacterial and antiviral activities in in vitro . Two clinical trials using a liquid elderberry extract (Sambucol®, Israel) showed a reduction in symptoms and duration of influenza infection A pilot trial with elderberry extract lozenges (HerbalScience, Singapore) also confirmed a beneficial effect on severity and duration of cold and flu like symptoms . "