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Tonic Health uses the latest science and literature to create optimal solutions for immune health and support. The team aim to stay at the forefront of the latest clinical research and science in order to ensure our products deliver max strength immune support and maximum effectiveness for when you need it most.
We feel it important to constantly evolve, to accept and adapt to the challenges modern life throws at us rather than bury our heads in the sand or offer false promises based on outdated beliefs.
Science is constantly evolving all the time and to this day there is still more to understand and learn about the complexities of our immune system. Here is the list of science, journals and articles that we have used to inform our product development and choices.
Elderberry scientific research
Sidor A., Gramza-Michałowska A. Advanced research on the antioxidant and health benefit of elderberry (Sambucus nigra) in food—A review. J. Funct. Foods. 2014;18B:941–958
Barak V, Halperin T, Kalickman I.The effect of Sambucol, a black elderberry-based, natural product, on the production of human cytokines: I. Inflammatory cytokines. Eur Cytokine Netw. 2001 Apr-Jun;12(2):290-6
Vlachojannis JE, Cameron M, Chrubasik S. A systematic review on the sambuci fructus effect and efficacy profiles. Phytother Res. 2010 Jan;24(1):1-8
Elderberry Supplementation Reduces Cold Duration and Symptoms in Air-Travellers: A Randomized, Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial. Tiralongo E, Wee SS, Lea RA. Nutrients. 2016 Mar 24;8(4):182.
Randomized study of the efficacy and safety of oral elderberry extract in the treatment of influenza A and B virus infections. Zakay-Rones Z, Thom E, Wollan T, Wadstein J. J Int Med Res. 2004 Mar-Apr;32(2):132-40.