Category: Allergies, Cough & Cold

Echinacea Overview

Echinacea /knei/ is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants in the daisy family. It has ten species, which are commonly called coneflowers. They are found only in eastern and central North America, where they grow in moist to dry prairies and open wooded areas. They have large, showy heads of composite flowers, blooming in summer. The generic name is derived from the Greek word χνος (ekhinos), meaning "sea urchin", due to the spiny central disk. These flowering plants and t...

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Capsule 500mg. red and grey no markings ## This is a dietary supplement that contains Zinc and Echinacea, both of which are commonly believed to help with immune support and to shorten the duration of a cold. It does cause nausea, in some people that take it, due to its potency, according to FDA warnings. It is normal for a supplement to have no markings, since it is available over the counter and the FDA does not require OTC products to have markings on them. Is there anything I can help with?

-Heel white pill

-Heel is imprinted on the round white pill. If you look really close you see a few turquoise specks here and there. Pill seems grainy. ## traumeel a holistic pain medication ## Actually, it could be one of a number of products made by this company. They seem to have several that are similar and they all have the marking HEEL on them. They are all, however, over the counter, homeopathic remedies. It is possible that Jen is correct and recognizes the particular tablet if she has seen or purchased them. The Traumeel tablet contains: Belladonna, Arnica montana, radix, Aconitum napellus, Chamomilla, Symphytum officinale, Calendula officinalis, Hamamelis virginiana, Millefolium, Hepar sulphuris calcareum, Mercurius solubilis, Hypericum perforatum, Bellis perennis, Echinacea angustifolia, and ...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 100mg
  • Tablet: 50mg + 500mg + 7.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Echinacea: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 60986-2000 Echinacea Angustifolia 1 [hp_x] / Hamamelis Virginiana Root Bark/Stem Bark 2 [hp_x] / Tribasic Calcium Phosphate 3 [hp_x] / Goldenseal 4 [hp_x] / Polygala Senega Root 4 [hp_x] / Silicon Dioxide 4 [hp_x] / Conium Maculatum Flowering Top 4 [hp_x] / Sodium Tetrachloroaurate 5 [hp_x] / Oyster Shell Calcium Carbonate, Crude 5 [hp_x] / Fucus Vesiculosus 5 [hp_x] / Lachesis Muta Venom 8 [hp_x] by Marco Pharma International LLC.
  • 60986-2020 Echinacea Oral Tablet, Orally Disintegrating by Marco Pharma International LLC.

Other drugs which contain Echinacea or a similar ingredient: (7 results)