Metabolics botanical/plant food supplements consist of botanical preparations used as ingredients for food supplementation. These supplements are foodstuffs, the purpose of which are concentrated sources of botanical preparations that have a nutritional or physiological effect, alone or in combinations with other vitamins & minerals. Botanicals and their derivatives are used throughout the world for many health-based benefits.
Botanical preparations are obtained by subjecting botanicals to treatments such as extraction, distillation, squeezing, fractionation, purification concentration or fermentation. These can include extracts, essential oils and powders.
Echinacea angustifolia is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants in the daisy family - Asteraceae. It is also known as the American coneflower. It is a perennial plant, meaning it lasts for many years. It is approximately 1-2 feet (30-60 centimetres) tall when mature. It is slightly spiky and has large purple to pink flowers, depending on the species. The centre of the flower has a seed head (cone), which is also spiky and dark brown to red in colour.
All species of this plant contain compounds called phenols. Echinacea also contains alkylamides or alkamides, (not in Echinacea pallida), as well as polysaccharides, glycoproteins, and caffeic acid derivatives.
Metabolics Echinacea liquid is an easy to take liquid formula manufactured from organically-grown raw material.
Please note: Contains ethanol (alcohol). Not to be used in children under 12. Intended for short term use.
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