Naturally keeping the immune system on top form
Echinacea are a group of flowering plants which belong to the daisy family. Commonly found in North America, the roots and leaves are regularly used in supplements, helping to support and maintain a resilient, strong and healthy immune system.
Properties of the plant have shown to increase the number of phagocytes (cells that protect the body), and white blood cells. This boost maintains healthy equine immunity, which is particularly important for equines in regular travel who are frequently exposed to common yard infections
Echinacea has both anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, supporting cells experiencing oxidative stress and managing the impact of inflammation
Finally, Echinacea has been linked to increasing the size and concentration of red blood cells, improving blood quality. Essential for competition horses, this enables the healthy transportation of oxygen, essential for optimum performance.