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Medicinal plants are those that have properties capable of operating in the relief and treatment of various health problems of everyday life. Meet five exotic plants beneficial to many areas of the body and can be allies against the most common types of physical discomforts.
Native to Europe and Asia, horehound is a digestive plant, which helps desinflamar and tone the intestine and liver. In addition, it helps decrease appetite and has expectorant effect, useful for relieving symptoms of cold and flu.
Expectorant and antispasmodic, the linden is a good natural treatment option for colds, and is diuretic and sudorific. The plant helps relieve headaches light and strengthens the health of the gums.
Used for treatment of throat infections, such as tonsillitis and laryngitis, mauve is anti-inflammatory and helps relieve the symptoms of gastritis.
Used for treatment of respiratory diseases such as sinusitis, asthma and rhinitis, plantain is also beneficial to regulate blood pressure.
Source of calcium, iron, copper, zinc and other nutrients, alfalfa is a good remineralizing. In addition, the plant also helps lubricate strengthen the walls of the stomach, easing discomfort caused by gastritis and ulcers.
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