Bayberry Root Bark (Myrica cerifera)
Taken at the first sign of cold or other viral infections, Bayberry Root Bark helps to reduce the chills and fever and other discomforts at their onset. It is considered a remedy for coughs, sinus infections, colds, and virus, especially relieving conditions where there may be excess mucus, phlegm, and sinus congestion. Bayberry bark tincture is also used as a gargle for tonsillitis or a sore throat. When the herb is combined with Yarrow, Catnip, Sage. or Peppermint, it may help to ease even the most stubborn cold.