Bogbean. Properties. Medicinal Plants

Bogbean (Menyanthes trifoliata)

Properties
of Bogbean
- Bitter Tonic of the Gentian family.
- Tonic stomach. It is used in digestive disorders: anorexia, irritable bowel syndrome, gastrointestinal spasms, constipation, hepatitis, cholecystitis.
- Has great interest in their properties eupeptic.
- Very useful in migraine of digestive origin-nervous (especially related to bladder dysfunction).
- Also used when: asthenia, convalescence, dysmenorrhea.

Contraindications of
Bogbean
- Pregnancy and lactation.
- No PLS USE dosage forms containing alcohol to children under two years or people with ethyl.

Side effects of
Bogbean
None known.

Toxicity: 0 - 1 - 2 - 3

- Because of its alkaloid content, batch treatments are recommended.
- 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 = something toxic, 2 = toxic, 3 = very toxic)

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