John Libbey Eurotext

European Cytokine Network

The effect of Sambucol, a black elderberry-based natural product, on the production of human cytokines: I. Inflammatory cytokines. Volume 12, numéro 2, June 2001

Auteurs
Oncology Department, Hadassah Medical Organization, P.O.B. 12000, Jerusalem, Israel.
  • Page(s) : 290-6
  • Année de parution : 2001

INTRODUCTION There is a growing interest in medicinal botanicals as complementary medicine all over the world. Sambucus species were reported to have been used for years by native Americans, mostly against rheumatism and fever [1, 2]. Sambucol is a natural remedy with antiviral properties, especially against the human influenza virus. The main ingredient of the formulation is an extract of the black elderberry (Sambucus nigra L.) [...]