Grass. Properties. Medicinal Plants

Grass (Cynodon dactilon)

Properties of grass

- The grass has purifying properties, laxative and diuretic.
- Use against kidney stones, urinary tract: ureteritis urethritis, oliguria, urolithiasis and bladder and liver disorders (dystonia bile, cholecystitis, hepatitis).
- Also in genitourinary diseases (cystitis) and in other pathologies such as gout, hypertension, edema, overweight accompanied by fluid retention.

Contraindications to the grass

- 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.
- Obstruction of the bile ducts.
- Pregnancy (popularly regarded as the grass plant is abortifacient).

Side effects of grass
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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