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What is echinacea used to treat?

Drug Class: Alternative Therapy – Unclassified

Availability: Prescription sometimes needed

Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

Lactation: Consult a doctor before using

PrecautionsPrecautions

  • Follow the directions for use on the drug packaging
  • Product not FDA reviewed for safety or efficacy.
  • Not recommended for using more than 8 weeks.
  • Follow the directions for use on the drug packaging
  • Product not FDA reviewed for safety or efficacy.
  • Not recommended for using more than 8 weeks.
  • Tell doctor your complete medical history
  • Limit or avoid consuming caffeine and chocolate.
  • Call doctor if you are not getting better
  • Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply

What are side effects of Echinacea?How to use Echinacea?What if you missed a dose of Echinacea?What if you overdose on Echinacea?

For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

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  • People also askDoes Echinacea really work?Does Echinacea really work?Echinacea does not actually have antibacterial properties, however. Current evidence in favor of echinacea shows it is effective because it can boost the immune system, enabling that system to fight bacterial infection more effectively.

    Precautions

    • Follow the directions for use on the drug packaging
    • Product not FDA reviewed for safety or efficacy.
    • Not recommended for using more than 8 weeks.
    • Follow the directions for use on the drug packaging
    • Product not FDA reviewed for safety or efficacy.
    • Not recommended for using more than 8 weeks.
    • Tell doctor your complete medical history
    • Limit or avoid consuming caffeine and chocolate.
    • Call doctor if you are not getting better
    • Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply

    What are side effects of Echinacea?How to use Echinacea?What if you missed a dose of Echinacea?What if you overdose on Echinacea?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?Does Echinacea really work? Echinacea does not actually have antibacterial properties, however. Current evidence in favor of echinacea shows it is effective because it can boost the immune system, enabling that system to fight bacterial infection more effectively.

    Can you take echinacea daily? Standardized extracts have other specific doses. Some people use echinacea tea, 6-8 ounces, four times daily. Echinacea appears to be most effective when started as soon as symptoms are noticed, taken many times a day, and used for seven to 10 days.

    Is Echinacea safe? Echinacea is LIKELY SAFE for most people when taken by mouth in the short-term. Various liquid and solid forms of Echinacea have been used safely for up to 10 days. There are also some products, such as Echinaforce (A. Vogel Bioforce AG, Switzerland) that have been used safely for up to 6 months.

    What is Echinacea benefits? The health benefits of echinacea include its ability to boost the immune system, prevent cancer, cure upper respiratory issues, eliminate bacterial and viral infections, reduce inflammation, treat skin conditions, speed healing and recovery, regulate blood sugar levels, treat anxiety, boost oral health,…

    Why to take echinacea?

    Why to take echinacea? Echinacea has been used in alternative medicine as a possibly effective aid in treating the common cold, or vaginal yeast infections. Echinacea has also been used to treat ear infections, or increasing exercise performance. However, research has shown that echinacea may not be effective in these conditions.

    Can you take echinacea daily? Standardized extracts have other specific doses. Some people use echinacea tea, 6-8 ounces, four times daily. Echinacea appears to be most effective when started as soon as symptoms are noticed, taken many times a day, and used for seven to 10 days.

    What is Echinacea benefits? The health benefits of echinacea include its ability to boost the immune system, prevent cancer, cure upper respiratory issues, eliminate bacterial and viral infections, reduce inflammation, treat skin conditions, speed healing and recovery, regulate blood sugar levels, treat anxiety, boost oral health,…