Elderberry Powder, Elderberry Extract
Traditionally native to Americans, elderberry is one of the most commonly used medicinal plants in the world. It is used as an active agent to improve the condition of a few infections. The Egyptians used to use elderberry to improve the condition of skin complexion and heal burns. Elderberry refers to a variety of Sambucus trees, which is a flowering tree from the Adoxaceae family. European elderberry is the most common, which is also known as the black elder. Elderberry is a low-calorie food packed with antioxidants. 100 grams of Elderberry Powder provides you with 73 calories, carbs 18.4 gm and less than 1 gram of both fat as well as protein.
Black Elderberry Extract has shown the signs of reducing the severity of the length of influenza. Nowadays, elderberries are used in various forms such as liquids, capsules and lozenges and gummies. The study reveals that individuals with influenza who took elderberry syrup four times a day shows useful improvement. Another study reveals that people taking lozenges shows significant improvement in flu symptoms, including fever and muscle aches.
Elderberry has been showing promising results in improving various health benefits. However, it is best if consumed under the guidance of an individual who specializes in naturotherapy.