Echinacea is a genus of flowering plants in the daisy family. It was used by North American Native People as a medicinal. It is commonly used for its immunological effects, although purchased supplements use different species and different parts of the plant.
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- American coneflower
- Black Samson
- Black Susan
- Purple coneflower
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- List of approved herbal medicines by the EU Committee for Herbal Medicinal Products
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- "Echinacea Uses, Side Effects & Warnings". Drugs.com. Retrieved July 30, 2020.
adverse reaction Any unintended or unwanted response to a treatment, whether in a clinical trial or licensed treatment. May be minor or serious.