Elderberries are known for their flavonoid compounds that stop the replication process of viruses. Making this an essential for every families medicine cabinet. Osha Root which has an affinity to the lungs as well as having antimicrobial properties, which make it a great addition to the elderberry syrup for those that chest congestion or you just want the added antimicorobial benifits for that could that maybe bactirial. This Apothicare Elderberry Syrup is made with Minneasota local honey and delivered to you in a reusable glass bottle. Making this a healthy addition to soda water, plain yogurt or by the tablespoon full.