According to the Harker Herbals philosophy, nature has its own medicine chest. By using traditional herbal remedies, Harker Herbals products have been helping thousands of people to achieve better well-being and health. We're proud to have a large range of popular Harker Herbals products, so you may discover the benefits too.
Harker Herbals is one of our unique brands, which has been producing hand-made Herbal Tonics, Elixirs & Lotions in time-honoured ways for more than 35 years. Malcolm started by first healing himself from chronic illness, with the combination of a healthier diet and medicinal herbs. As he shared his extraordinary experience, demand for his tonics grew and now the Harker Herbals brand is found in selected New Zealand health stores.
Harker Herbal tonics may assist with a number of health concerns for children and adults such as cold and flu ailments, respiratory conditions, detoxing and energy levels. There is also a beauty and personal care range.
Harker Herbals Ear, Nose & Throat Tonic: Harkers ears nose and throat is a go to tonic for thousands of New Zealanders when battling winter ills and chills. This classic herbal blend focuses on the upper respiratory tract, helping clear the airways in the stuffy heads and soothing the ears, nasal passages and throats. Great to take at the first sign of ills ans chills. Includes plant based ingredients to support the immune system under attack. Excellent as a throat gargle.
Not to be taken while pregnant or breastfeeding.
These tonics may affect absorption of antibiotics. It is recommended that the dose of tonic is taken at least 2 hours after antibiotics have been taken.
These tonics may affect blood clotting and blood sugar control. It is recommended that these tonics are not taken within 2 weeks of any surgical procedure.
Due to small amounts of iodine being present in all tonics, we recommend all tonics are contraindicated for hyperthyroidism (with or without prescribed medication) or any thyroid replacement medication (such as thyroxine).
Best taken straight by 1 to 1½ teaspoon straight for most disorders or by drops for infants and general prevention. Can be taken in 50mls of boiled water as a tea. Dietary Advice: Avoid - mucus-forming foods such as gluten, egg-white, chocolate, sugar, dairy, polyunsaturated oils, regular salt.
Adopt - gluten-free grain foods, whole foods (greens, fruits, nuts, seeds), unprocessed coconut oil, 1022 Celtic & NZ Sea Salt with kelp, oxygen-rich water. For best results use with 825 Verm-ez for 1 - 2 weeks. Swill prior to swallowing.
Oils & Ethers
Camphor Laurel (Cinnamomum camphora (also known as Laurus camphora) - Oil of leaves and wood)
Cedarwood (Cedrus deodara - Aromatic oil of the wood)
Eucalyptol (Eucalyptus globules - Ether of Eucalyptus oil)
Eugenol (Eugenia aromaticum - The ether of Clove oil)
Jojoba (Simmondsia chinensis - Oil from the seed)
Lemon (Citrus limonum - Oil from the lemon rind)
Lime (Citrus aurantifolia (also known as Citrus medica var. acida and C. latifolia) - Oil from the lime rind)
Menthol Oil (Mentha piperita - Menthol is derived from Peppermint oil.)
Peppermint (Mentha × piperita - Oil from the whole plant (above ground) just before flowering)
Pine (Pinus sylvestris - Oil from the Pine needles)
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis - Oil of the flower and leaf)
Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra - Syrup made from the powdered root)
Carrageen (Irish Moss) (Chondrus crispus)
Celtic sea salt (Mer Sal - Unprocessed, sundried sea salt)