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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Hapner
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Wouldn't advise it: There is no way to reassure you that elderberry is safe during pregnancy, so it's best not to use it.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
It can help!: A standardized elderberry concentrate (sambuchol) inhibited replication of parainfluenza type a & b: http://tinyurl.com/le3y9ua and http://tinyurl.C ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Insufficient studies: There aren't enough studies to reliably answer. One study reviewing side effects in pregnant women using botanical supplements, showed 1 woman taking ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
It can help!: A standardized elderberry concentrate (sambuchol) inhibited replication of parainfluenza type a & b: http://tinyurl.com/le3y9ua and http://tinyurl.C ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Sambucus: You should not give your child anything from health food store without consulting your pediatrician. Although sambucus has been used by many for a rem ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Doesn't matter: If you like elderberry (berries? juice? wine?), feel free. But it won't make any difference one way or the other in risk of catching coronavirus or th ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
You are fine: This is a placebo at worst, an overpriced vitamin at best.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
Specializes in General Practice
You can, : Elderberry is immune boosting. THe cytokine storm is something you best don't think about now. It's even a hard thing for us doctors to think about. I ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience in Pediatrics
Small Studies: I did find this study regarding elderberry extract. http://www.inl.asia/resources-main-navigation-bar/three-scientific-papers-on-sambucol-elderberry ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
36 years experience in Pediatrics
Not For Daily Use: The extract from berries of the elderberry plant is used to enhance the immune system. This is a homeopathic treatment which might reduce symptoms cau ... Read More
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