Angelica. Properties. Medicinal Plants

Angelica (Angelica archangelica)
The angelica is especially a cultivated plant. It is found wild in the massifs of the Alps and the Pyrenees. Its root contains an oil particularly beneficial for the digestive system.

Angelica Properties
- For antiespasmadicas properties, the angel acts effectively on ulcerative calming intestinal spasms and pain.
- The angelica facilitates digestion debibo that favors the secretion bilar.
- Eupeptic (GI).
- Carmina (prevents the formation of gases and helps his expulsion).
- It sudorifics properties.
- It is tonic. Used as general tonic.

As its main indications are:
Anxiety, insomnia, poor appetite, hiposecretoras dyspepsia, flatulence, tardive hepatobiliary, gastrointestinal spasms, gastroenteritis, enterocolitis, irritable bowel syndrome, bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, headaches, dysmenorrhoea, hypertension, coronary diseases.

In Use tag: rheumatism, neuralgia, wounds, skin ulcers.

Contraindications to angelica

Hypersensitivity to this or other essential oils.
Unless otherwise indicated, is recommended to refrain from prescribing essential oils via internal during pregnancy, lactation, children under six years, patients with epilepsy, Parkinson's or other neurological diseases.
Do not apply topically to children under two years or people with respiratory allergies.
No alcoholic extracts used in children under two years or people undergoing alcohol detoxification.

Side effects of angelica
None known.

Toxicity: 0 - 1 - 2 - 3

Your oil can be toxic at very high doses essential to nervous system effects.
Always keep in mind when using it with alcoholic extract on pregnancy, lactation and children under two years.

(0 = none, 1 = somewhat toxic, 2 = toxic, 3 = very toxic)

Related Topic
Index of medicinal plants

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