Whole Herb extract of Scutellaria balcalensis, also known as Chinese Skullcap and Baikal Skullcap.
The active ingredient in Baical skullcap, baicalin, is used in combination with shung hua (ephedra) to treat upper respiratory tract infections. In combination with other herbs, Baikal skullcap is used traditionally to help attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), in hay fever, and for lung condition called bronchiolitis.
Baical skullcap has been used traditionally for anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, immunoprotective, anticancer, antimicrobial, antiviral, and circulatory conditions. It is considered safe and its anti-inflammatory properties are well documented.