Traditional secret recipe in use for since 1940. Ricola original herb drops contain all the goodness of 13 herbs. This classic Ricola product has a distinctive cube shape and fine herb flavor. Since 1940, Ricola has been using a traditional blend of 13 fine quality medicinal herbs to produce this Swiss herb specialty to the same recipe: The blend of burnet, elder blossom, speedwell, peppermint, sage, marshmallow, thyme, lady’s mantle, horehound, plantain, cowslip, yarrow and mallow is appreciated by consumers worldwide as relief for colds, coughs and hoarseness. The herbs for this delicious herb drop are cultivated in the Swiss mountains using organic farming methods without chemical pesticides.