Purple coneflower, Echinaceae purpurea herba, Herb shredded, Echinacea purpurea
Active constituents: Echinacoside (caffeic acid glycoside), polysaccharide, essential oil
The herb of the purple coneflower is one of the immunostimulants. Infusions or alcoholic extracts of Echinacea herba be taken to increase the body's defense systems against viral or bacterial infections, therefore cold diseases as a supportive medicine. Preventive ingestion in intervals is important.