Echinacea


Article Outline
  1. 1. Healing Properties
    1. 1.1. Antioxidant
    2. 1.2. Immune System
  2. 2. Disease / Symptom Treatment
    1. 2.1. Cancer
      1. 2.1.1. Breast Cancer
    2. 2.2. Respiratory Infections
    3. 2.3. Common Cold

Echinacea[1]

Healing Properties

Antioxidant

Immune System

Enhanced Cellular Immune Function.

Disease / Symptom Treatment

Cancer

Breast Cancer

Echinacea Extract is a potential candidate for breast cancer treatment

Echinacea displays different biological activities, such as antiviral, immunomodulatory, and anticancer activities. In this study, echinacea extract showed cytotoxic activity on breast cancer cells. No harmfull effects were observed on normal breast cells. Echinacea extract also showed a synergistic effect on cancer cells when used with paclitaxel (a chemotherapy medication).

Source: https://doi.org/10.1080/01635581.2020.1817956

Respiratory Infections

Common Cold


  1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review
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