Drosera. Properties. Medicinal Plants

Drosera (Drosera rotumdifolia)

Drosera Properties

- Its pharmacological action is now considered to be due to some naphthoquinones, including flumbaquina.
- She might be considered a natural antibiotic, share their enhanced and supplemented by other compounds.
- A specific Cough (irritative cough, pertussis), certain bronchitis, sore throat and colds. It is antispasmodic.
- Used successfully in the treatment of whooping cough, laryngitis, asthma, bronchial catarrh, hoarseness, and so on.
- It attributed its action in these cases the spasmolytic effect exerted on the bronchi.
- The antibiotic effect was studied mainly on some streptococci, staphylococci and pneumococci.
- It also finds use in the treatment of atherosclerosis and as a heart tonic.
- Abroad (dry plant): neuralgia, bone and joint inflammation, muscle spasms, myalgia.

Contraindications of Drosera

- No PLS USE dosage forms containing alcohol to children under two years or people with ethyl.

Side effects of Drosera
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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