Echinacea has traditionally been used to treat or prevent colds, flu, and other infections.
- Echinacea is believed to stimulate the immune system to help fight infections.
Less commonly, echinacea has been used for wounds and skin problems, such as acne or boils.
Basic also offers Allergy Relief that compares to Chlortrimeton*
and Anti-Hist which compares to Benadryl**
*Chlortrimeton is a trademark of Shering-Plough Health Care Products.
**Benadryl is a trademark of Warner-Wellcome Consumer Healthcare.