Kids English Ivy

$22.50

Herbal combination to help reduce cough and cold symptoms in children.

Supplier: GenestraBrands®
Quantity: 120 ML Syrup

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Herbal combination to help reduce cough and cold symptoms in kids
• Includes a soothing blend of English ivy, marshmallow and European elder extracts
• English Ivy is used as an expectorant to help relieve coughs
• Marshmallow is used in Herbal Medicine to relieve throat irritation and associated dry cough in adolescents and children ages 6 years and older
• European elder is used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve cold and flu symptoms and relieve fever (promotes sweating) in children 3 to 12 years
• Delicious natural raspberry flavour

Kids English Ivy is a great-tasting combination of herbs traditionally used to help relieve symptoms associated with coughs and colds. It provides English ivy, which has been demonstrated in clinical trials to help relieve coughs, promote expectoration, and improve respiratory function in children with chronic bronchitis.1-3 A mucilaginous herb, marshmallow contains polysaccharides that coat the mucosal lining of the respiratory tract.4 Clinical research supports its traditional use in Herbal Medicine as a demulcent to relieve the irritation of the oral and pharyngeal mucosa and associated dry cough.4 Kids English Ivy also includes European elder, an herb well-recognized for its high anthocyanin content.5 European elder is used in Herbal Medicine to promote sweating (diaphoretic) to help relieve fever, while helping to relieve symptoms of colds and flus (such as coughs, sore throat and catarrh of the upper respiratory tract). Available in a delicious natural raspberry flavour, Kids English Ivy provides soothing relief of cough and cold symptoms in children 3 years and older.

Non-Medicinal Ingredients:
Purified Water, Glycerin, Xylitol, Natural Flavour, Citric Acid, Xanthan Gum, Potassium Sorbate

Ingredients:
125 mg - Marshmallow (Althaea Officinalis) Root Extract 4:1 (DHE 500 mg)
40 mg - English Ivy (Hedera helix) Leaf Extract 4-7:1 (DHE 160-280 mg)
25 mg - European Elder (Sambucus Nigra ) Fruit Extract 16:1 (DHE 400 mg)

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References
1. Fazio, S, Pouso, J, Dolinsky, D, Fernandez, A, Hernandez, M, Clavier, G, et al. Phytomedicine. 2009; 16:17-24.
2. Büechi, S, Vögelin, R, von Eiff, MM, Ramos, M, Melzer, J. Forsch Komplementarmed Klass Naturheilkd. 2005; 12(6): 32832. 
3. Cwientzek, U, Ottillinger, B, Arenberger, P. Phytomedicine. 2011; 18(13): 1105-9. 
4. European Medicines Agency. (2016). Assessment report on Althaea officinalis L., radix. Retrieved from: http://www.ema.europa.eu/docs/en_GB/document_library/Herbal_-_HMPC_assessment_report/2016/11/WC500215642.pdf 
5. European Medicines Agency. (2014). Assessment report on Sambucus nigra L., fructus. Retrieved from: http://www.ema.europa.eu/docs/en_GB/document_library/Herbal_-_HMPC_assessment_report/2014/04/WC500165894.pdf

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Quantity

120 ML Syrup

Ingredients

Marshmallow, English Ivy, European Elder

Non-Medicinal Ingredients

Purified Water, Glycerin, Xylitol, Natural Flavour, Citric Acid, Xanthan Gum, Potassium Sorbate

Dosage

Adolescents and Children (6 Years and Older): Take one (1) teaspoon three (3) times daily or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner. Consult your healthcare practitioner for use beyond four (4) weeks. Take it a few hours before or after taking other treatments including natural health products.

Children (3-5 Years): Take 1/2 teaspoon three (3) times daily or as recommended by your healthcare practitioner. Consult your healthcare practitioner for use beyond 14 days. Take it a few hours before or after taking other treatments including natural health products.

Risk

Do not use if you are allergic to ivy. Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use if you pregnant, breastfeeding, taking antitussive, or have gastrointestinal inflammation or an ulcer. Consult your healthcare practitioner if you experience fever, shortness of breath, purulent nasal or cough discharge, or if symptoms persist or worsen. Discontinue use in case of gastrointestinal upsets, such as abdominal cramps, nauseam vomiting, or diarrhoea. Hypersensitivity to European elder can occur; in which case, discontinue use. Diuretic effect ay occur. This product is sealed for you protection. Do not use if box or contents are open or damaged. Store in a cool, dry place. Keep out of reach of children.