Echinaforce and other Echinacea fresh plant preparations in the treatment of the common cold. A randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind clinical trial.

@article{Brinkeborn1999EchinaforceAO,
  title={Echinaforce and other Echinacea fresh plant preparations in the treatment of the common cold. A randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind clinical trial.},
  author={R M Brinkeborn and Dhavtm V. Shah and F. H. Degenring},
  journal={Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology},
  year={1999},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={1-6}
}
The aim of this randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study was to investigate the efficacy and safety of different doses and preparations of Echinacea purpurea in the treatment of common cold. 246 of 559 recruited healthy, adult volunteers caught a common cold and took 3 times daily 2 tablets of either Echinaforce (Echinacea purpurea-preparation from 95% herba and 5% radix), Echinacea purpurea concentrate (same preparation at 7 times higher concentration), special Echinacea purpurea… CONTINUE READING
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