Intervention Review

Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold

  1. Marlies Karsch-Völk1,*,
  2. Bruce Barrett2,
  3. David Kiefer2,3,
  4. Rudolf Bauer4,
  5. Karin Ardjomand-Woelkart4,
  6. Klaus Linde1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group

Published Online: 20 FEB 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 5 JUN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000530.pub3

How to Cite

Karsch-Völk M, Barrett B, Kiefer D, Bauer R, Ardjomand-Woelkart K, Linde K. Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD000530. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000530.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Institute of General Practice, München, Germany

  2. 2

    University of Wisconsin - Madison, Department of Family Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

  3. 3

    University of Arizona, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, USA

  4. 4

    Karl-Franzens-University, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacognosy, Graz, Austria

*Marlies Karsch-Völk, Institute of General Practice, Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Orleansstrasse 47, München, 81667, Germany.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 FEB 2014


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