PROPOLIS: It is a natural ANTIBIOTIC and also acts as ANTIVIRAL. Its action against influenza viruses and Herpes simplex type 1 and 2 has been demonstrated (M. Tognolini, M. Chiavarini, Principles of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy, 2007, Parma). It acts in bronchial and oropharyngeal affections so it is excellent for COUGH, SORE THROAT and COLD. It also has IMMUNOSTIMULATING, HEALING and ANTI-INFLAMMATORY action.
EUCALYPTUS : The essential oil contains various compounds including EUCALYPTOL, EUCALIPTENE and PINENE. These give the plant BALSAMIC and ANTIBACTERIAL properties that act right on the upper respiratory tract, including the catarrhal forms. It therefore has a dual fluidifying and disinfecting action.
CLOVES: L’olio essenziale è costituito dal 90% ca. da EUGENOLO e possiede proprietà BATTERICIDE, ANTISETTICHE ed EUPEPTICHE. Agisce quindi andando ad eliminare i batteri. E’ usato anche in odontoiatria per alleviare fastidi alle gengive in quanto possiede proprietà ANALGESICHE e ANTINFIAMMATORIE.
CINNAMON: The cinnamon bark contains an essential oil composed of EUGENOL and CINNAMIC ALDEHYDE and other molecules. It is excellent for cold-related disorders as it has DISINFECTIVE properties and protects the nervous system from neurodegenerative diseases.