Hedgehog: useful properties

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Pebble is best known as a sedative. However, its beneficial properties also help with disturbances in the work of the cardiovascular system, the gastrointestinal tract and other systems of the body.

There are several types of hawthorn, but all plants of this kind contain a number of substances involved in the regulatory processes of the body.

Pile: useful substances

The parent has a complex composition, which contains the following elements:

  • Vitamins A, E, C, K and group B;
  • Biologically active substances - fatty and essential oils (up to 30%), tannins, pectins, flavonoids, glycosides, natural sugars (sorbitol, fructose);
  • Ascorbic acid, tartaric acid, citric acid, apple, rare kramatovoy and ursolic acids, as well as saponins and other substances.

Useful properties of hawthorn

  • Useful properties of hawthorn in diseases of the nervous system. The cholin contained in the plant (vitamin B4) plays an important role in the functioning of the human nervous system. Drugs based on hawthorn - excellent relaxant. They reduce the excitation of the central nervous system, improving its work, relieve tension and mental fatigue. It helps to cope successfully with neuroses, insomnia and stress.

  • The use of hawthorn for the heart. One of the most important beneficial properties of hawthorn is to normalize the cardiovascular system. Essential oils, triterpic acids and other active substances of the plant have a tonic effect on the heart muscle, improve blood circulation in blood vessels, lower cholesterol in the blood.

Due to this, the rhythm of cardiac activity is normalized, the contractile work of the heart is stabilized, spasms are removed, capillaries are strengthened, the nutrition of cells is improved - all this gives a good effect in the complex treatment:

Hedgehog: useful properties
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