Echinacea is known for stimulating the immune system. It facilitates wound healing, lessens symptoms of and speeds recovery from viruses. Anti-imflammatory effects make it useful externally against skin conditions including psoriasis and eczema. It increases resistance to candida, bronchitis, herpes, and other infectious conditions. It is also known as a blood purifier and actviates the body's immune system.
Not suggested during pregnancy.