The petals are used and, at times, leaves and bark. The flowers and leaves contain
substance composed of carbides terpénicos and alcohols antispasmodic action.
sedative and hypnotic. Also anti -
tonic and colerética. The leaves and fruits contain
action, increased the tone of the venous walls, controlling the permeability and increased capillary resistance. The principles contained
tonic, aperitive, carminativa and expectorant.
It is used in case of
, digestive spasms,
cough, varicose veins, capillary fragility and edema.
It is used in infusion, one teaspoon per cup, three
day. It also takes into cold maceration of 20 grams of flowers per
of water, three cups
day taken in sips.