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Echinacea Root Oral Uses and How to Use


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Generic Name: ECHINACEA (Echinacea sp.) - ORAL

Echinacea Root Oral Uses

Echinacea has been used for virus infections such as the common cold and flu. It is used to strengthen the immune system. It has also been used for returning vaginal fungal infections ("yeast infections") along with antifungal products applied to the vaginal area.

Some herbal/diet supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details about the brand you use.

The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

How To Use Echinacea Root Oral

Take this product by mouth as directed. Follow all directions on the product package. If you are uncertain about any of the information, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Prolonged use may lessen the effects of this product. It is recommended that this product be used for no more than 8 weeks at a time.

If your condition persists or worsens, or if you think you may have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical attention.



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