Vitacost Elderberry Complex (from Sambucus Nigra) Description
A combination of elderberry (Sambucus nigra) fruit and flower powders.
What is Elderberry Complex?
Elderberry Complex provides a combination of elderberry fruit and flower powders in convenient capsule form. Elderberries, a product of the European elder tree (Sambucus nigra), are a purplish-black fruit with flavonoid compounds known as anthocyanins. Anthocyanins are natural pigments responsible for the red and blue color of many berries, fruits and flowers.
What are the benefits of Vitacost® Elderberry Complex?
According to the United States Department of Agriculture, the antioxidant capacity of black elderberries is superior to strawberries, cranberries and blueberries.
Black elderberry possesses antioxidant support properties that can help protect cells from free radical damage and may support healthy immune function.*
Beneficial anthocyanins are well absorbed.*
Vitacost® Elderberry Complex is a targeted wellness solution - just for you.
Delivers the benefits of elderberries in convenient capsule form so you don’t have to consume large amounts of the fruit.
Contains both elderberry fruit and flower powders.
Provides 120 servings per bottle.
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As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule daily with food or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Keep dry and at room temperature (59°-86°F [15°-30°C]).
Milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, crustacean shellfish, fish, soy, gluten, titanium dioxide.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings per Container: 120
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|European Elder (fruit)||460 mg||*|
|European Elder (flower)||115 mg||*|
*Daily value not established.
Other Ingredients: Gelatin, microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable stearic acid, vegetable magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide.
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Why is Everyone So Excited About Elderberries?
They may sound like they're straight out of a fairytale, but elderberries are indeed real and are packed with real nutrients. Sometimes known by the Latin name Sambucus nigra or just simply "elder," elderberries are deeply colored purplish-black berries that have been used for centuries to support health and well-being.
How can you incorporate elderberries into your diet? You can find this darkly pigmented beneficial berry in jams, juices, syrups, wines, teas, lozenges and even elderberry extract supplements.
If you're the experimental type, try adding cooking elderberries to your meals as a garnish or flavoring. When shopping for fresh berries, look for dark purple, black and blue-colored varieties to reap the most benefits of the extraordinary elderberry.
No matter how you include them in your diet, be aware that elderberries should never be consumed raw, as they can cause digestive distress.