Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold.

Feb 20, 2014 · Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold. Karsch-Völk M(1), Barrett B, Kiefer D, Bauer R, Ardjomand-Woelkart K, Linde K. Author information: (1)Institut für Allgemeinmedizin/Institute of General Practice, Technische Universität München/Klinikum rechts der Isar, Orlansstr. 47, München, Germany, 81667.Cited by: 350…

Echinacea NCCIH

The roots and above-ground parts of the echinacea plant are used fresh or dried to make teas, squeezed (expressed) juice, extracts, capsules and tablets, and preparations for external use. Several species of echinacea, most commonly Echinacea purpurea or Echinacea angustifolia, may be included in dietary supplements. How Much Do We Know?…

Echinacea NCCIH

Sep 24, 2017 · There are nine known species of echinacea, all of which are native to the United States and southern Canada. Echinacea has traditionally been used for colds, flu, and other infections, but research studies on echinacea for colds have had inconclusive results.…

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Jan 17, 2020 · Echinacea is an herb also known as Purple Cone Flower, Black Sampson, Black Susans, Fleur à Hérisson, Hedgehog, Igelkopfwurzel, Indian Head, Kansas Snakeroot, Red Sunflower, Rock-Up-Hat, Roter Sonnenhut, Rudbeckie Pourpre, Scurvy Root, Snakeroot, and many other names. Echinacea has been used in alternative medicine as a possibly effective aid in treating the common cold, or …9.2/10…

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Echinacea is widely used to fight infections, especially the common cold, and the flu. Some people take echinacea at the first sign of a cold, hoping they will be able to keep the cold from developing. Other people take echinacea after cold of flu-like symptoms have started, hoping they can make symptoms less severe or resolve quicker.…

Evaluation of echinacea for the prevention and treatment ...

Echinacea is one of the most commonly used herbal products, but controversy exists about its benefit in the prevention and treatment of the common cold. Thus, we did a meta-analysis evaluating the effect of echinacea on the incidence and duration of the common cold. 14 unique studies were included in the meta-analysis. ... PubMed; Scopus (60 ...Cited by: 254…