Maybe you have taken advantage of some of the benefits of this plant in your health but, did you know that it is a potent natural analgesic, even superior to ibuprofen?
According to researchers at the University of Tübingen, Germany, has the same effect to relieve pain and inflammation that ibuprofen, but unlike it, does not cause damage to the body.
For his part, Alessio Fasano, Medical Gastroenterologist at the Celiac Research Center of the General Hospital of Massachusetts, United States, argues that excessive consumption of ibuprofen can cause intestinal problems.
In the study "Vascular and upper gastrointestinal effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: meta-analyzes of individual participant data from randomized trials", published in the British medical journal The Lancet , it is revealed that, in addition, it can be toxic to the heart.
- Hearing loss
- Risk of cardiac arrest
- Alteration of the nervous system
- Difficulty breathing
- Swelling of the face
- Yellow tone in eyes and skin
- Blurry vision
Although its consumption, in high doses, it also has side effects such as the appearance of stones in the gallbladder, jaundice and / or fatty liver; Being natural, its advantages are greater:
- Inhibits breast, melanoma and skin cancer
- Accelerates the metabolism
- Help prevent Alzheimer's
- Reduces pain due to arthritis and osteoarthritis
- Regulates cholesterol
- Auxiliary in the treatment of diabetes
- Detoxifies the liver
- Regenerates neurons
- Fight gastritis
Do not self-medicate and follow the treatment and dosage indicated by your doctor.
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