Corn styles or stigmas. Properties. Medicinal Plants

Corn, stigmas (Zea mays)

Properties of corn styles

- In the most effective diuretics, specific to the urinary tract.
- Used in the treatment of cystitis, urinary stones and various kidney diseases.
- The styles in every situation that requires an increase in diuresis: genitourinary disorders (cystitis, urethritis, oliguria, urolithiasis), hyperuricemia, gout, hypertension, edema, obesity, fluid retention.
- Your Oil: hypercholesterolemia, arteriosclerosis.
- Topical: dry eczema, psoriasis, dry skin, dystrophy of the vaginal mucosa.

Contraindications corn Styles
- Its use as a diuretic in the presence of hypertension, heart disease or moderate to severe renal insufficiency, should be done only by prescription and under medical supervision.
- No PLS USE dosage forms containing alcohol to children under two years or people with ethyl.

Side effects of corn styles

None known.

Toxicity: 0 - 1 - 2 - 3
- According to some authors it seems that the styles are not yet isolated alkaloids. In high doses can cause gastroenteritis, with cramping and diarrhea. So it is advisable to avoid its use (in extracts) during pregnancy and lactation.
- 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)

Related Topics
Index of medicinal plants

*Automatic Translation