Europe, especially of large areas of forest in the Alps.
The bark Interior.
uses: Used for colds in the airways and throat,
. Diuretic, prevents Arenillas and calculations in the
Vapors, bathrooms and friction, recommended for rheumatism and
lever for friction is applied in sciatica, stiff neck, low back pain, swollen joints.
The active oil is composed of Volatile (alpha - pinene, delta3 - carene, beta - pinene, beta - pyrones) and resins that contain acids of oleoresin, laricinolic acid, alpha - and the acid beta - laricinolic.
Forms are available as preparations for the semi -
and oral use, and when ointments, gels, emulsions and oils for topical use. An active ingredient in the
is the arabinogalactan, is sold as Ara - 6.
The usual dose Arabinogalactans:
taking 400 mg
Evidences for the anti -
in mouse studies, arabinogalactan intervened with metastatic
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in two animal models of tumor by blocking lectin with
- galactose or arabinogalactan. Clin Exp metastases. 1988. 6 (2) 115 - 20.
Arabinogalactan. 1998. The diary of Naturopathic Medicine. 6 (1)
Diamond WJ and Cowden WL. An Alternative Medicine Definitive Guide to
Medicine Publishing, Inc. 1997.
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Hagman B; Ryd W; Skomedal
. The blockade of Arabinogalactan of experimental
metastasis by the murine hepatoma. Metastasis of invasion. 1991. 11 (6) 348 - 55.
Arabinogalactan: the clinical applicability of
novel polysaccharide that immune - rise. Revolution altered Med. 1999. 4 (2) 96 - 103.