The analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties of the Devil's Claw (harpago), is indicated as an aid in the treatment of rheumatism, as in the case of painful arthrosis, arthritis, bursitis and tendinitis or pain in the spine, and in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, such as constipation, diarrhea and excess intestinal gas. ... View more »
Freixo has properties with a diuretic, laxative, purifying, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, healing and rejuvenating analgesic action. It can be used to treat health problems such as gout, rheumatism, cellulite, cholesterol, obesity, bad breath, urea accumulation, excess uric acid, constipation, kidney stones and fever. ... View more »
Malva can be ingested in tea form, for the treatment of infections, constipation, thrush, bronchitis, phlegm, sore throat, hoarseness, pharyngitis, gastritis, eye irritation, bad breath, cough and ulcer. It still benefits the urinary tract, since it acts in the treatment of cystitis, urinary infections and kidney stones (in this case, the plant works to heal the channels through which stones have passed and that have been injured).
Mallow tea is contraindicated during pregnancy and breastfeeding, when used in large doses it can cause poisoning. ... View more »
Rhubarb, is rich in antioxidants, vitamin A, C, lutein, potassium, selenium and choline, phytosterols, its properties, can help improve eye health, by having protective substances in the ocular macula, it favors the auto immune system, reduces hot flashes (menopause), helps improve memory, and prevents neurodegenerative diseases, such as alzheimer's or senile dementia. We can also count on its powerful stimulating and digestive effect, used mainly in the treatment of constipation, due to its composition rich in senosides, which provide a laxative effect. Its caloric content is very low, and it also helps in cancer prevention.
Rhubarb is contraindicated for people with hypersensitivity to this plant, in children and pregnant women, as it can cause miscarriage, in women during the menstrual period, in babies or in people with kidney problems. ... View more »
Rooibos tea contains high levels of antioxidants such as flavonoids and minerals such as: iron, potassium, calcium, copper, manganese, magnesium and zinc. Its properties help to reduce the risk of cancer and improve cardiovascular health, this tea can have important benefits for human health, helping to fight, diabetes, allergies, digestive problems, constipation, diarrhea, gastritis, stomach pains. These antioxidant effects help to protect cells from harm
free radicals, preventing premature aging and weakening of the immune system. In addition to anti-inflammatory action. ... View more »
The lemon peel contains high concentrations of flavonoids, which have strong antioxidant properties, which improves immunity and helps eliminate free radicals that cause premature aging of cells, thus preventing colds and flu. In addition, lemon also contains other antioxidants such as polyphenols, limonoids and caffeic acid, which have other benefits, which help in the prevention of various diseases, such as: constipation, gas, fluid retention, poor digestion, disinfects the liver , in addition to decongesting, and promoting the correct metabolism of enzymes and minerals, astringent, favors blood alkalinization, reduces the risk of cancer. ... View more »
Senna has laxative, purgative, purifying and deworming properties and, for this reason, it is widely used to treat gastrointestinal problems, especially constipation.
However, since it makes stools softer, it can also be used to relieve the discomfort of defecation in people with anal fissures and hemorrhoids. ... View more »
Jamelão leaves have hypoglycemic properties, and can be used as a complement in the treatment of diabetes. In addition, the leaf extract also has antiviral, anti carcinogenic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antiallergic action. having improvement in symptoms such as constipation, diarrhea, colic and intestinal gas and problems in the stomach and pancreas. ... View more »
Carqueja is a medicinal plant that helps to treat poor digestion, constipation, diarrhea, gastroenteritis, anemia, flu, fever, liver disease, diabetes, intestinal worms, thrush, tonsillitis, anorexia, heartburn, bronchitis, cholesterol , bladder disease, poor blood circulation and wounds ... View more »
It is good to know that Boldo has 2 types. The Chilean boldo (Peumus boldus Molina), and the Brazilian boldo (Plectranthus barbatus Andr).
Containing active substances, such as boldine or rosmarinic acid, Boldo tea is a plant widely used in folk medicine to treat digestive and liver problems and is recommended to combat poor digestion and excess gases.
Bilberry also helps in the treatment of gastrointestinal cramps, heartburn, gastritis and colitis (inflammation of the colon).
Bilberry tea is recommended for various symptoms and treatments, including:
Biliary lithiasis (gallbladder stone)
Gallbladder stimulating action
Antispasmodic (minimizes colic)
Anesthetic, antiseptic, antibacterial
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