Active Ingredients: Umckaloabo (Pelargonium sidoides), Wild Cherry Bark (Prunus serotinl), European Elderberry (Sambucus nigra).
Inactive Ingredients: Buckwheat Honey, Elderberry Extract, Citric Acid, USP Purified Water, Natural Mixed berry and Raspberry Flavor, Potassium Sorbate, Stevia Xanthan Gum.
This formula is gluten-free, casein-free, alcohol-free. Contains no milk, eggs, soy, wheat, yeast, or corn. No artificial colorings, flavorings or sweeteners.
For children under 2 yrs of age: consult your healthcare practitioner.
For children 2-4 yrs: 1/2 teaspoon every 3 hrs, or as needed.
For children 5-11 yrs: 1 teaspoon every 3 hrs, or as needed.
- Shake well before use.
- Keep refrigerated after opening.
- Give directly or mix with your child’s favorite drink.
Warnings: Do not give this product for persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma or if cough is accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus) unless directed by a doctor.
Stop use and ask doctor if cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache, as a persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a health professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Tamper Resistant: Do not use if outer safety seal is broken or missing.
Why Supplements Are Important by Dr. Murray Clarke, ND., D.Hom., L.Ac
In my clinic as a homeopathic pediatrician, my efforts are dedicated to understanding what promotes health. This includes what causes, what prevents, as well as what heals the diverse conditions affecting our children. Careful nurturing through the formative years creates the basis for good health throughout life. On the physical level, this means a healthful diet and nutritional supplements.
- Studies from around the world show that modern farming methods have resulted in depleted soil conditions. Hence, the foods grown on that soil no longer contain the full spectrum of essential nutrients needed for healthy development, strong immune function and emotional and mental vitality.
- Fast foods, junk foods, processed foods, poor dietary habits, and the finicky appetites of many children also require nutritional supplementation to correct, and balance nutritional deficiencies.
- The extraordinary increase in exposure to environmental pollutants and toxicity from this century’s industrial pursuits creates the need for extra immune and anti-oxidant protection for today’s children.
A child who does not receive enough of all the essential vitamins, minerals and essential fatty acids will be much more prone to a wide variety of illnesses. I developed the ChildLife® line of nutritional supplements to increase awareness about these deficiencies and their consequences, and to provide all the necessary ingredients in a great tasting and readily available form.
The body and mind developed during childhood create the foundation for the rest of your child’s life. It is my hope that ChildLife Essentials® will play an ongoing role in developing and maintaining many healthful and hopeful lives.
Dr. Murray Clarke, ND., D.Hom., L.Ac
About ChildLife Essentials®
ChildLife Essentials® provides a complete line of nutritional supplements designed specifically for infants and children.
About Dr. Murray Clarke
Dr. Clarke holds licenses and doctorates in three fields of medicine: Naturopathic Medicine, Homeopathic Medicine and Oriental Medicine. His credentials include professorships at several Los Angeles based institutions including Emperors College of Oriental Medicine, Samra University, and American University of Complimentary Medicine. He is the founder of the International Academy of Holistic Pediatrics (IAHP).
Since 1988, Dr. Murray Clarke, has been welcoming young patients to his world-renowned Pediatric Medical Clinic in Los Angeles and is deeply committed to educating parents and health practitioners about how to safeguard children from all that can compromise growth and full development.
Dr. Clarke is known for restoring health to infants and children with conditions such as allergies, asthma, eczema to gastrointestinal disorders, behavioral disorders, ADD, ADHD and Asperger’s Syndrome.
Drawing on his 25 years of practice, Dr. Clarke authored the highly acclaimed book, “Natural Baby-Healthy Child: Alternative Health Care Solutions from Pre-conception through Childhood.” It’s an essential medical road map for parents to correct, enhance and protect their children’s health starting with pre-conception and preparation by the mother, into pregnancy, and on throughout childhood.
Dr. Clarke is the Founder and President of ChildLife Essentials®, the first complete line of nutritional supplements formulated exclusively for infants and children. Launched in 2000, ChildLife Essentials® is now distributed throughout the world and has become a leading children’s supplement in the United States and China.
In 2008, ChildLife Essentials® received a MACT Excellence Award by Safe Baby Healthy Child’s founders, Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson. In 2014, Dr. Clarke became an international holistic expert for Safe Baby Healthy Child to empower parents and their children thrive in mind, body, spirit and soul.
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