Elecampane has long been used by the Chinese, Indians, Greeks and Romans to relax and sooth tracheal muscles. It is now commonly used as a specific remedy for pneumonia, chronic bronchitis, and bronchial asthma. The root contains helenalin, helenin, and inulin which the combination of may be useful as an expectorant, anti-tussive, sedative, anti-fungal, relaxing, warming, and anti-microbial agent. It is used for easing pain and spasms. Contains: Organic Inula helenium (Elecampane) Root 1 ounce zip lock bag *These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA.