Anti Allergic Effect of Quercetin


Allergies and asthma are inflammatory conditions generally triggered by air or food-borne pollens and chemicals called “allergens.” Quercetin stops allergies in their tracks via 2 routes. 1)  It is a strong anti-inflammatory, keeping the lungs, nasal passages, and eyes from swelling as they normally do when allergens like pollen come into contact with the body. […]

Are Quercetin Effective in Treating Cancer?


Quercetin (3,4,5,7-pentahydroxylflavone) is a common chemical pigment in the rinds and barks of a wide variety of plants. It is found in many plants and foods, such as red wine, apples, onions, green tea,  berries, St. John’s wort, ginkgo biloba. Animal-based and test tube studies suggest that flavonoids do have anti cancer effects. Quercetin and […]