Bilberry Leaf 250 gr
Properties and usage:
Astringent, anti-inflammatory and antiseptic, it protects the blood vessels and improves the sight.
Effects on the organism:
Bilberry fruit, very sweet, is a mild laxative. Besides, when dried, the promote constipation. They hide antibacterial virtues. As a decoction, the dried fruit fights infantile diarrhea.
The leaves of the bilberry, up to a point, act on the first symptoms of diabetes, but they do not replace the classic therapy. On the other hand, they effectively treat urinary infections.
The Amerindians used bilberry to disinfect the urinary tract, in cases of chronic cystitis, and urethritis, due to its antibacterial properties.
It contains vitamin B1 and C, provitamin A, tanins and organic acids.
Its catalystic properties make it beneficial for the heart and the circulation system.
Caution: the leaves must not be used for more than 3 consecutive weeks.
Principal constituents: anthocyanosites, tanins, organic acids.