Flixweed is full of benefits that has been used since ancient times is that the nature of this plant is cold and wet. The beneficial properties of treating blood and intestinal diarrhea, preventing heat exhaustion, eliminating intestinal worms, fever, stomach tonic, cooling in smallpox and typhoid fever, kidney and diarrhea excretion, treatment of measles and scarlet fever, opening of hoarseness, Laxative, treatment for gout, removing ear swelling and genitalia, relieves facial pimples, relieves hives and skin inflammation, relieves constipation during pregnancy. About the disadvantages of asthma because it is a good laxative, its long-term use makes the intestines lazy and dependent on it, so its overuse and permanently harmful. People with rheumatism and arthritis should use flixweed with mint or honey because of its cold and wet nature. Some people get a headache from eating ash that they should eat with tragacanth.
- Name: Flixweed
- Type: Medicinal Plants
- Scientific Name: Descurainia Sophia
- Product: Native to Europe and temperate regions of Asia including Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan, China, India and North Africa (Egypt, Morocco and Algeria)