Hellebore Helleborus purpurascens Description Hellebore is a herbaceous perennial plant, which grows spontaneously in the forests in the hilly area of the country.
The plant develops an underground stem, the rhizome, which underwent a change in order to fulfill the functions of storing the biologically active substances.
It likes shadow and partial shadow, it prefers a type of soil that is not very mellow and not very moist, and in winter it is protected by a light layer of leaves.
It is a toxic plant and it is not recommended to use it as self-medication or empirical treatment. Use The roots and the rhizome of the plant are used curatively under the form of selective hydroalcoholic extract.
The hellebore extract are a triple effect which is extremely beneficial: analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic; it also has vaso-regulating effects, antioedema, and capillary flow stimulating effects.
It is used with special results for the purpose of diminishing rheumatic problems and pain joint hellebore any origin. Hellebore extract is used successfully in: lumbar pain, arthralgias, strains, sprains or traumas, muscle relaxation and maintenance of joint health.
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