Immune booster

Andrographis (Andrographis paniculata) is an ancient medicinal herb with an extensive history of successful use in various Asian cultures. It is written about in Chinese medicinal literature, is prominent in the Indian pharmacopoeia and is widely used in Scandinavian countries to prevent and treat infections such as the common cold.

Active ingredients

The whole plant of andrographis is valued for its medicinal properties, including the root. Andrographolide, a bitter diterpene lactone, is its main therapeutic component, the

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