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7 Health Benefits of Echinacea Extract

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Introduction of Echinacea Extract 
Echinacea Extract 

Echinacea extract is extracted from the leaves, stems and roots of Echinacea Purpurea. Echinacea, commonly known as cone flower or black sampson is a purple colored flower which belongs to the daisy or sunflower family called Asteraceae. It contains 8 species, originates from America. Now Narrow-Leaf Echinacea Angustifolia and Echinacea E purpurea have been developed in drugs because of its high medicinal values, and named for its capitulum looks like pinecone. 

Echinacea extract is mainly applied in the food field, in the cosmetic field, in the pharmaceutical field, such as nutritional supplements. If you are in these field and you have demand in echinacea extract, you can contact us

Main Health Benefits

The main active ingredients of Echinacea extract are polyphenols, caffeic acid derivatives and polysaccharides and they have the following health benefits. 

1. Alleviates Pain

Echinacea Extract’s history began when Echinacea purpurea was used by the Great Plains Indians as a painkiller. It’s an especially effective natural pain reliever for the following types: Pain in the bowels; Pain associated with headaches; Pain associated with HSV (herpes); Pain associated with gonorrhea; Pain associated with measles; Snake bites; Sore throats; Stomach ache; Tonsillitis; Toothache.

2. Antiviral 

Another important function of Echinacea extract is antiviral. Echinacea extract stimulates the production of cytokines by bone marrow cells, promotes the proliferation of B lymphocytes and inhibits the growth of tumor cells. In addition, Echinacea extract can also promote the production of interleukins and interferons and achieve antiviral effects, which can directly inhibit the role of tumor cells.

3. Anti-Inflammatory

Inflammation is at the root of most diseases. Various factors — including stress, toxins in our food and poor sleep — all contribute. Echinacea extract performs very well in anti-inflammatory. Celery extract, broccoli extract and blueberry extract also have excellent anti-inflammatory properties. In other words, echinacea extract can reduce the incidence of disease. There are more detail with anti-inflammatory properties

4. Enhance Immunity

Immunity is very important to the human body. Once the body's immunity is low, various diseases will appear. People with low immunity can use echinacea extract to enhance their immunity, because echinacea extract can promote the proliferation of lymphocytes, strengthen the immune system and enhance immunity.

5. Relieve Upper Respiratory Problems

Echinacea extract can be used to relieve the following upper respiratory symptoms due to its immune enhancement and anti-inflammatory effects. Such as acute sinusitis, asthma, pharyngitis, whooping cough and so on. For more severe issues, supplements are the way to go as drinking echinacea extract tea.

6. Anti-Flu

With the flu, the healing time is usually 7 days and if you take the echinacea extract in the initial stage, the course can be shortened to 3-4 days. Some old people and children have a slight accident and have a cold. These people are very suitable for taking echinacea preparations. Long-term use of echinacea extract for some chronic diseases, the elderly People, children and other people have important health benefits.

7. Promote Tissue Growth
The earliest discovered effect of echinacea extract is to promote tissue growth and accelerate wound healing. Echinacea extract was first applied to burns. Echinacea extract has this effect because Echinacea extract can promote fibroblast proliferation and transform into collagen, which promotes healthy new tissue growth and achieves this effect. Echinacea extract is also good for the skin and can be used to treat eczema, inflammatory skin diseases, skin infections.

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