Claims based on traditional homeopathic practice, not accepted medical evidence. Not FDA evaluated.
Sambucus Nigra is a homeopathic remedy for profuse sweat which accompanies many affections. Cough. Paroxysmal, suffocative cough, coming on about midnight, with crying and dyspnœa. Dry coryza. Sniffles of infants; nose dry and obstructed. Loose choking cough. When nursing child must let go of nipple, nose blocked up, cannot breathe. Worse dry cold air; cold drink while overheated; eating fruits; sleep during rest; lying down in bed; on left side. Head low aggravates, must sit up to regain breath. Motion aggravates generally; worse about midnight after midnight, 2 to 3 a.m.; wakes with sense of stoppage of air tubes; worse uncovering. Better sitting up in bed; motion. SOURCE: Boericke Materia Medica