Shrub of the
of oleáceas that reaches up to 4 mt. tall, very petiolated segments with leaves, whole, ACORAZONADO and pointy, soft tissue and nerve;
flowers of course, except in the variety that
white, fragrant, tubular corolla of heading into four equal lobes and large bouquets upright and Conical and capsular fruit, compressed, black coriaceous, with two seeds. The leaves are used medicinally, fruit and bark.
Originates in Turkey and Persia and is cultivated in temperate zones of Europe and
as an ornamental plant and
of its flowers.
been used in connection with the following conditions:
, fever, gout.
Historical or traditional use (may or may not be backed by scientific studies)
The Arabs entered the
in Europe through Spain and from the sixteenth century it spread to
The bark, leaves and fruits of
substance similar in composition to quinine and also contains glycosides, which come from their properties as
tonic, appetizer, astringent and digestive tract. Remedia and it is advisable in cases of heavy digestions and
. It also
properties and febrífugo
, and especially the cortex. It is recommended for the
. As is recommended for anti - gout
How much should I take?
Can be taken from 1 to 3 cups daily of an infusion prepared with 30 grams of plant per
of water. To lower
fever, it can be done only with the infusion crust.
There are side effects or interactions?
There are no known.
Information on the effects of
dietary supplement or an herb determined in
been described in relation to the methodology and the data
of support (for example: clinical, double - blind, meta - analysis, or traditional use) For easy understanding, the information in the table that lists the
are also categorized. The criteria for the rankings are: "primary" indicates that there is relatively reliable and scientific data that show
constant support in the
. "secondary" indicates that there is conflict, little or only preliminary studies suggest that the
support or aid in the
is minimal. "other" indicates that there is little scientific support and / or minimal support in the