Olbas - Cough Syrup - 4 oz. (118 mL)
Olbas Cough Syrup contains five herbal extracts, six essential oils and wildflower honey are masterfully blended into this highly effective yet pleasant tasting herbal formula that helps support healthy bronchial activity. Olbas Cough Syrup provides natural antioxidants that support the immune system, easing the stresses of winter's insults and environmental pollutants.
About Dr. Ehninger’s Swiss Formula, Olbas Cough Syrup:
Olbas Cough Syrup contains these carefully selected Herbal Extracts that are blended to strengthen healthy lung function, and support the mucous membranes in the respiratory tract, promoting clear and healthy bronchial passages:
- Thyme has a variety of natural flavonoids that increase its antioxidant capacity, helping to support immune system function.
- Licorice contains glycyrrhizin, a glycoside that balances the normal production of mucus in the respiratory tract, maintaining healthy lung function.
- Plaintain contains natural flavonoids that soothe and cleanse the bronchial area, supporting healthy breathing.
- Horse Chestnut contains a saponin known as aescin, which promotes normal circulation and healthy bronchial activity.
- Pine is recognized to be one of the most potent antioxidants- substances that support the immune system.
Olbas Cough Syrup is tested for safety without the use of animals. Contains no artificial sweeteners, colors, or preservatives, and no animal ingredients.
Children and adults love the natural herbal-honey taste, and you'll especially love the soothing natural benefits.
Switzerland has many natural resources, among them the rich variety of flora that grows in the lush valleys, by the crystal clear
lakes and in the pristine mountains. Given such an abundance of medicinal plants, it is not surprising that Swiss botanists and
herbalists are renowned throughout the world for their skill in using natural herbal oils and essences to promote healing. Olbas is
a remedy that has been carefully developed from this wealth of experience and knowledge.
It was here in Switzerland, over 100 years ago, that these herbalists and botanists developed a blend of pure essentials oils
that came to be known as Olbas Oil.
The name OLBAS is an acronym for Oleum Basileum, "Oil from Basle". Basle is enviably nestled on the border of
Switzerland, Germany and France in the very heart of Europe, and to this day is a center of pharmaceutical research in
Over the years, Olbas has found its way into the far reaches of the earth. From England to Australia, from South Africa to
Sweden, Olbas has truly become an internationally favorite remedy.
In the United States, Olbas has been available for over 50 years. Initially, it was imported into the USA by Mrs. Heidi Ritter,
a kindly woman of German decent, who lived in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. She provided Olbas Remedies to many in the midwest and
throughout the United States.
In 1975, Mrs. Ritter turned over the importing of Olbas to Penn Herb Company Ltd. in Philadelphia, PA. Since that time, Penn
Herb Company Ltd. has greatly expanded the distribution of Olbas Remedies in the United States, making it available in fine health
food stores, selected drugstores, and through their mail order catalog, website and retail store. The line of remedies has also
been extended to expand on the many and various uses of Olbas.
The Betz Family takes great pride in their worldwide reputation for quality products and friendly service. Now for over 3
generations, they continue to provide their customers with unique natural remedies from around the earth.
Olbas is one of those unique remedies that they have offered to their customers since the 1960's. It has been of great
benefit to many, and they use Olbas themselves on a regular basis.