Extracts of Echinacea species have been used traditionally in North America for the control of symptoms of colds, influenza, and other diseases, and some of them have become very popular as “herbal medicines”.

It has also shown to improve the response to the flu vaccine in people with breathing problems such as bronchitis or asthma, and these are high-risk types who could suffer complications of COVID-19.

While studies have mixed reviews, many how take Echinacea see improvements. One great way to consume Echinacea is to drink a quality Echinacea tea.