Who should not use Echinacea?
- People suffering from the autoimmune disease Lupus,
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Congenital collagenoses
- Children under twelve years
- Nursing mothers
- Pregnant women
- People who are on immunosuppressive therapy
- People taking beta blockers
- People who take antidepressants etc.
To prepare the tea, you need 30 to 50 grams of chopped root of this herb. Soak the chopped root in a liter of hot water and leave it to stand for ten minutes.
Drink 3 to 5 small cups each day until you get rid of the disease.
Tell your doctor that you are planning to start treatment with Echinacea. Ask his opinion about the interaction of drugs with Echincea. Do not use Echinacea if you are healthy and have no problems. Do not stop the treatment given by the doctor while using ehinacea. Always consult with your pharmacist whether the medicine that he prescribes you is one of the group listed above and if there is interaction with Echinacea. Echinacea is a plant that has great power over immunity and because of that do not recommend to the people with autoimmune diseases.