Melilotus Description

Active ingredient: Coumarin

Botanical source: Melilotus suaveolens Ledeb.

Biogenic origin: Wild in Asia and north Greece China.

Melilotus is a brand of legumes, getting said so M.officinalis is yet addition legume in the ancestors fabaceae and is built-in to Eurasia. This assemble grows to a acme of 4mts and is a bi-annual plant. Melilot is one of the plants from sixteenth aeon which was accepted for overextension all over then. Commonly alleged as chicken clover by the scientists for their candied smelling flowers, melilotus is accepted as Hubam afterwards its discoverer Hughes.

Coumarins accept apparent some affirmation of abounding biological activities, but they are accustomed for few medical uses as pharmaceuticals. Reported coumarin action includes anti-HIV, anti-tumor, anti-hypertension, anti-arrhythmia, anti-inflammatory, anti-osteoporosis, antiseptic, and analgesic. It is aswell acclimated in the analysis of asthma andlymphedema.


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