White Papers & ReportsChildren of all ages face respiratory challenges such as earache, cough, runny nose, upper respiratory infections, sore throat and tonsillitis. Botanical medicines offer effective assistance for these issues. They can address acute aspects of infection and inflammation, as well as aid in breaking the vicious cycle of chronic illness. Numerous botanicals can be used to treat these conditions including echinacea, elderberry, eyebright, fenugreek, plantain, thyme, elecampane, marshmallow root, goldenseal, andrographis, anise seed and mullein. These botanicals can be used as primary treatment or adjunctive treatment for many conditions.