MEDICINAL PLANTS - ENGLISH AVOCADO - Persea Americana To say the cure pyorrhea teeth and chewed the leaves and rub With these gums. For diarrhea and dysentery is minced well petite half a pit increases virility. Are recommended for vomiting or internal abscesses, a result of sharp falls and bruises. Achiote - Bixa orellana
Anti-inflammatory, healing treatment for first degree burns. For disorders of the digestive and respiratory systems.
Ají - Capsicum annuum
It is used as a stimulant, digestive, appetizer, nerve tonic, laxative, spasmolytic, diaphoretic, disinfectant, rubefaciente, carminative, antibacterial, and ant-irritating Cacao - Theobroma cacao
The seeds, leaves and roots contain the alkaloids theobromine and caffeine have diuretic and vasodilator. Antitumor activity was found in the root and bark. The fat in the seeds (cocoa butter) are used in pharmacy as an emollient and to make ointments and creams. Dry skin, burns, dandruff, dysentery, measles, snakes bites. PAPAYA
Combats constipation by acting as a mild laxative. It streamlines internal and external scarring (eg stomach ulcers). Papaya provides a tan because it contains large amount of Retinina (facilitates the action of melanin). Eliminates intestinal parasites. It also helps to eliminate the amoebae that are responsible for many chronic diarrhea as their fresh seeds are rich in a nutrient called Carpasemina. Strengthens immunity due to its high content of Vitamin C. El Espinillo - Acacia caven
Medicinal planta are used as healing, and seeds as a digestivfe.The flowers of this herb are used in perfumery, of which essential oils are also extracted Albahaca - Ocimum basilicum
Used for chronic stomach disorders and constipation Artemisia - Artemesia vulgaris, L
Used to combat nervous system disorders, insomnia and disorders of the menstrual cycle in women Alóe - Aloe Vera
The aloe is a laxative, healing and antibiotic, is used in hair treatment and kidney. Anamú - Petiveria alliacea
Used as an antispasmodic, diuretic, stimulant, sudorific and menstrual problems. Also in arthritis, malaria, rheumatism, memory problems, as a local analgesic and ante-inflammatory of various skin conditions. Cinnamon - Cinnamonum zyelanensis
Used by their actions carminative, astringent, aromatic, local stimulant, antiseptic, spasm lytic, antidiarrheal, antifungal and anthelmintic. Alone or in combination with other herbs in flatulent dyspepsia, intestinal colic and is particularly useful in childhood diarrhea. Occasionally, hypersensitivity reactions may occur. CULANTRILLO PIT - Adiantum capillus-veneris
Used as an adjunct in the treatment of respiratory disorders. Expectorant. The maidenhair well act directly on bronchial epithelium, exerting an irritating effect and increasing the production of alveolar bronchial secretions. Haba - Vicia faba
The same decoction seen before us serve to "clean up" the kidneys and to purify the blood when it contains too much uric acid. The consumption of beans as food helps remove fats from your arteries, lowering cholesterol levels. COMMON FERN - Pteridium aquilinum
It would be useful to reduce heavy menstrual periods. In other areas such as Andalusia this plant has been used on occasion as antidiarrheal and worming. CEDRON – KIDRON - Lippia citriodora
Stomach tonic, sedative, carminative and antineuralgic. Leaves in favor infusion is difficult digestion and soothing nerve pain
COW FOOT TREE - Bauhinia variegata
It is used against diabetes, is an antitussive, digestive and antiseptic gargle.
CASHEW - Anacardium occidentale
Strengthens the brain. It contains large amounts of vitamin C and has many medicinal uses. The firing of bark and leaves are used to treat stomach cramps, inflammation, insomnia, neuralgia, diabetes, malaria and hemorrhoids. Its resin is used to cure skin lesions and the treatment of cancer and roasted seeds are highly nutritious and contain aphrodisiac properties. the external application of the juice from the pulp, it is considered useful in the treatment of corns, calluses, warts, eczema and psoriasis as well as an important healing CACAO – COCOA- Cacaotero Theobroma Diuretic effect of theobromine is accompanied by an inflammatory action on the kidney are therefore recommended in cases of nephrosis and nephritis. Overall, cocoa is invigorating and mildly stimulating, but in large doses or in sensitive individuals, can cause insomnia and tachycardia. Violet leaf - Saintpaulia ionantha Skin and nails: is used to hydrate the skin on the body, face, hands and feet. Smooths the appearance of wrinkles on mature skin
GUAYABA – GUAVA - Psidium guajava
It is recommended for tooth decay, swelling, bile, scarlet fever, vaginal bleeding, wounds, fever and dehydration. Physical exhaustion, malnutrition or weakness. CARDO MEXICAN SAINT - Argemone mexicana L. "It contains a milky juice, yellow, narcotic, which has been used as a purgative and skin diseases, warts and syphilitic ulcers. SOUR CANE - Costus spicatus
It is also used to increase urine production and elimination of waste substances, develops an interesting anti-inflammatory action on the urinary organs recommended in case of nephritis, kidney and urinary bladder inflammation (cystitis). Menstruation increases when is small.
GINGER - Zinziber officinalis Ginger is an appetizer, stimulant and tonic, helps digestion difficult, controls diarrhea and facilitates the expulsion of intestinal gas, stimulates circulation, removes pains, cramping and nausea. It is anti-rheumatic properties have been observed to break up kidney stones or gall bladder and ovarian cysts Jasmine - Jasminum officinale Jasmine has properties like, antispasmodic, stimulant, antidepressant, antiseptic, and aphrodisiac. The jasmine in its purest form when it evaporates it creates an environment of relaxation and excites the senses. Not used during pregnancy Limonero - Citrus limon, L Antiseptic, disinfectant and provides vitamins and minerals. It is high in Vitamin C, an antioxidant that is vital for energy use, increases the activity of natural defenses, neutralize toxins, increases iron absorption capacity. RUE - Ruta graveolens, L Amenorrhea. Gastrointestinal spasms. Parasitosis. Varicose veins, hemorrhoids. Through outsourcing, to treat vitiligo and leucodermia, subjecting patients to controlled ultraviolet radiation Sauco - (Sambucus nigra) It is one of the best sudorifics (stimulates perspiration) is purifying the blood. Presents diuretic to eliminate toxins and reduce inflammation. In an infusion to treat colds, flus, colds, coughs and as a preventive measure for these conditions. Vainilla - Vanilla planifolia)
The vanilla is used mostly as a flavoring for ice creams, chocolates and other desserts, digestive properties are attributed to him, soothing, aphrodisiac, antipyretic.
Tamarindo- Tamarind - Tamarindus indica the medicinal properties of tamarind is used as Ayurvedic medicine for digestion problems and stomach. It is also an effective laxative, which can help in cases of obstinate constipation LA HIGUERILLA - Ricinus communis L. Its oil is used to combat digestive disorders, "erysipelas, inflammation of the matrix flu, stomach aches, wounds, inflammations, abscesses, rheumatism and as a purgative. However, it can be toxic because it contains "alkaloids, which can be poisonous. The leaves can be used as "poultice" to alleviate physical suffering. The root has properties that help reduce fever. ACHIOTE - Bixa Orellana. The leaves are used as an expectorant, anti-bronchitis, bleeding, burns, and constipation. The seeds against certain heart conditions such as carditis, endocarditis, pericarditis,etc.
The annatto dye is used as an antidote to prussic acid (poison from cassava) and hydrocyanic acid from tapioca.
The leaves, prepared in infusion, are also an excellent remedy to relieve prostatitis. NUTMEG - Myristica fragrans
Properties has carminative, stimulant and tonic and is used to relieve digestive problems.
EUCALIPTUS - Eucalyptus globulus Properties - Pulmonary, febrifuge, bactericidal, Antimucosa. Affections of the respiratory and urinary tract in domestic use, in the form of infusions. NONI - Morinda citrifolia
Addictions, tumors, ulcers, sunburn, AIDS, allergies, arthritis, asthma, improved circulation, colds, cough, depression, diabetes, migraine, pain, infeccionesmusculos, liver cancer, cancer of the kidney, colic, Menstrual , menstrual cramps. Árbol de Coca The bark juice is used as a powerful laxative and emetic to the bile duct cleaning should be handled carefully as it can be detrimental to not know the antidote. CALABASH TREE - Cresentia cujete The decoction of this was used in folk medicine against respiratory diseases. In the leaves and fruit are attributed analgesic, antiseptic, snacks, soothing, desinflamantes, emmenagogue, emetic, expectorant, pectoral, purgative, restorative, sudorific, worming and vulnerary CONTRA GAVILANA - JACKASS BITTERS - Neurolaena lobata It helps regulate sugar levels in the blood, helps diabetics control their disease. An animal study showed that the tincture of this plant reduced the blood glucose levels in animals. A tea made from the root is used to cleanse the blood and a leaf tea is used to treat intestinal parasites, malaria, fungus and ringworm. Also used to prevent infection and to use as a hair wash to rid the hair of lice SALVIA - Salvia communis Facilitates menstruation and acts beneficially on the circulatory system in general. Kidney and liver disorders, fevers and infections, circulatory problems, stomatitis, gingivitis (gum sensitive). COTTON - Gossypium Barbadense For hemorrhagic and antihemostáticas diseases, the corolla of the flowers of cotton is used in the tropics, in infusion, as an emollient and pectoral emmenagogue and as a beverage. Llantén - Plantain - Plantago lanceolata,L To heal wounds and soothe sore ears, colds, ulcers, hemorrhoids, and conjunctivitis. Malva – Mallow - Malva sylvestris For skin conditions, a regulator of intestinal transit, sore throat, chest pain, cough, A part of the medicinal values, is a plant rich in vitamins A, B, C and E Mammey - Mammea americana. Are attributed to antibiotic, but it is a fruit not tolerated by all people, start little by little to see how he feels, can give stomach cramps. have insecticidal properties in popular applications are used to treat infections of the scalp, diarrhea, digestive problems and vision Mangostan - Gardinia mangostana. Prevents hardening of the arteries and helps the functioning of the heart.
Considered Parkison's and Alzheimer's anti anti, very good for the central nervous system. Qualities are also attributed to antidepressants. It is a powerful antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral too.
Blood purifier, used for blood pressure, as well as to reduce blood sugar and blood lipids. It is considered anti-inflammatory, even the joints, increases the defenses
MASTRANTO - Mentha rotundifolia
Relieves digestive disorders, eye problems, febrifuge, is reassuring, for halitosis (bad breath).
Menta Piperita - Mentha piperita And intestinal infectious fevers: colibacillosis: bloodstream infections: typhoid and gastric fevers, fevers of the biliary tract, malaria, undulant fever, tuberculosis fever, convalescence. Shortens the duration of typhoid fever; regulator of heart when the pulse is irregular Orégano-Mejorana - Origanum majorana, L The marjoram is mainly used against digestive disorders as it stimulates gastric secretion, stimulating appetite and carminative properties. It also has sedative properties and is used in infusion for the treatment of autonomic disorders. And food flavoring. ARBOL DE ARRAYAN - EUGENIA UNIFLORA L
With the leaves can prepare an infusion of diuretic, digestive and anti-diarrhea; the decoct bark is used in gargles for sore throats and other ailments of the throat
Lemon Grass - Cymbopogon citratus Is taken mainly as tea for diarrhea, stomach pain relief. It relaxes the muscles of the stomach and intestines, soothes flatulence and is particularly suitable for you to take it as children. CAÑA AGRIA - Costus allenii Maas Contains a bittersweet juice can be extracted eg manually or pressed into mill, this juice is refreshingly effective for cleansing the liver, intestinal inflammation, and having a cup is slightly purgative fasting very decongestant, the decoction of the stem reaching hipoglucemianes properties stabilize blood sugar levels in the blood for several days after consumption. PAICO - Chenopodium ambrosioides Known for its antispasmodic action (lso serves to calm spasms) and carminative (promotes the expulsion of gases), is used to relieve digestive discomfort, cramping and gas for expelling intestinal worms. It is also used as vulnerary (alcoholic medicine for healing sores and wounds). IMMORTAL Kalanchoe pinnata Western Functions: Anti-inflammatory, hemostatic; reduces swelling, promotes healing Clears heat and toxin, clears heat and cools the blood, invigorates blood BALSAMINO Momordica charantica
It is a herbaceous climbing vine that produces showy fruits look more like a lemon. The Indians used cooking the fruit to cure bronchitis. But the seeds are very poisonous alkaloid containing momordicina, having been used by some South American tribes to poison their arrows. The Choco jaybanás known abortifacient effects of their roots. The cooking of the leaves is used to reduce blood sugar.
Melisa-Toronjil -Melissa - Melissa officinalis, L
A Melissa-based ointment for patients with Alzheimer's causes a beneficial effect on patient agitation and gastrointestinal disorders, stimulates bile secretion. And to prepare drinks, teas, and teas with milk, tortillas, and salads. Apple - Malus domestica
Regulates bowel Good tonic for the heart and circulation, improves digestion, laxatives, high-fiber skin, Astringent, if the peel Ortiga mayor - Urtica dioca, L) It is used to treat liver disease and bile. Used as an adjunct in the treatment of diabetes and is also considered effective in treating prostate diseases Dandelion - Taraxatum officinalis
It is stimulating gastric secretion, dandelion has been used for eye care. The infusion of dandelion is slightly diuretic, great for relieving water retention during menstruation Forest Strawberry A recovery drink for anemic and nervous. They are also effective in inflammatory bowel disease and diarrhea. The fermented leaves are a substitute for tea and snacks. They are also effective against kidney stones.
Hierba Mora - Solanum nigrum
Plant very toxic, analgesic, applied via external processes used to cut fever, acute inflammation of the bronchi, and in extreme cases, also used as a poultice for skin disorders like psoriasis or hemorrhoids.