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The Truth about Elderberry (Sambucus nigra) | DonnieYance.com

False information can spread like wildfire, particularly during times of fear and uncertainty. Right now, there is misinformation circulating about elderberry (Sambucus nigra) and COVID-19. Elderberry extract is being falsely accused of triggering a cytokine storm or cytokine release syndrome (CRS), an intense inflammatory response that can be deadly. During the SARS epidemic, CRS caused severe lung damage and was a

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Elderberry Compounds Could Help Minimize Flu Symptoms, Study Suggests

Science Daily. April 23, 2019. A recent study has established that phytochemicals from elderberry (Sambucus nigra) fruit fight against influenza not only by interfering with the virus’ ability to infect cells but also by impeding viral replication. Folk medicines and herbal products have been used for millennia to combat a whole range of ailments, at times to the chagrin of

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