Centaurea minor. Properties. Medicinal Plants

Centaurea Minor (Erythraea Centaurium)

Minor Centaurea Properties

- Bitter Tonic, therefore, is tonic, choleretic, stomach, digestive stimulant.
- In some cases used as a febrifuge.
- Used in the treatment of appetite or poor appetite, dyspepsia hiposecretoras, bloating, hepatobiliary dyskinesia.
- Other uses include general weakness, flu, colds, diabetes, rheumatism, gout, hypercholesterolemia.
- For external use: cleaning and disinfection of wounds and skin ulcers.

Minor Centaurea Contraindications
- Pregnancy (alkaloids), lactation (alkaloids, bitter principles).
- Hypersecretory Dyspepsia, gastritis, gastroduodenal ulcer (tannins, bitter principles).
- No PLS USE dosage forms containing alcohol to children under two years or people with ethyl.

Minor side effects of Centaurea

None known.

Toxicity: 0 - 1 - 2 - 3
As with any medicinal plants that can be taken in tincture or fluid extract should always be kept in mind the alcohol content.

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

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