part used: Berry
The Elder berry has found new interest due to studies showing it to be strongly anti-viral. Used for colds and all types of viral
infection. Chronic lung conditions. The berry has long been known as a tonic to ward off illness. The berries are highly
nutritious, used for anemia. They are slightly laxative. All in all, a good tonic for children. They have been used in many types
of neuralgic pain (including facial), and sciatica.