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What herbs can relieve flu symptoms?

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Drinking ginger tea several times a day may bring relief for flu sufferers. Herbs including elderflower, myrrh, willow bark, rose hips, honeysuckle flowers, and boneset have also been suggested for relief from the many symptoms that accompany the flu.

SOURCES: Medline Plus: "Flu," "Common Cold."


CDC. Immunization Action Coalition. American Academy of Family Physicians. 
WebMD Medical Reference: "Kids' Cold Medicines: New Guidelines."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on January 2, 2019

SOURCES: Medline Plus: "Flu," "Common Cold."


CDC. Immunization Action Coalition. American Academy of Family Physicians. 
WebMD Medical Reference: "Kids' Cold Medicines: New Guidelines."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on January 2, 2019

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