Traditionally Used for:
- eases flu symptoms like fever, headache, sore throat, fatigue, cough, and body aches.
Never eat or drink any product made from raw elderberry fruit, flowers, or leaves. They have a chemical that produces cyanide. They can cause nausea and vomiting and, at high doses, more serious effects. People who have an allergy to elder pollen might react to elderberry supplements. If you have diabetes, multiple sclerosis, lupus, or rheumatoid arthritis, talk to your doctor before taking elderberry.They could interact with chemotherapy for cancer, immuno suppressant drugs, diuretics, and laxatives.not recommended for children or for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.