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Elderberry and COVID-19 – What are the Facts?

Elderberry and COVID-19 – What are the Facts?

March 20 2020
There are no reported cases or associations of elderberry and cytokine storm.
The only data on elderberry and elevated cytokines is from a study using only healthy volunteers1, meaning all we know is that as a preventive measure, it may work partly in this manner. The association with elderberry and cytokine storm is implausible;  elderberry is not likely to be able to cause cytokine storm whether used for prevention or infection, or during infection.