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Echinacea / Echinachea purpurea


Family:

Compositae/Asteraceae

Genus:

Echinachea

Species:

purpurea

Folk / Common Names:

Purple coneflower

Actions:

Part(s) Used:

Root

Constituents:

Quercetin

Uses:

Stimulates the immune system, colds and flu's .


NB. contains a compound which is a MAO - A inhibitor therefore should not be used by anyone taking SSRI's or antidepressants.

Majikal Uses:

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