Distilled part: root
Properties: Soothing and anxiolytic, sympathicolytic, hypotensive (calcium antagonist activity), muscle relaxant, anticonvulsant, anticoagulant, eupeptic, Digestive tonic, endocrinorégulatrice (adrenal balance and pituitary), carminative, gastrointestinal antispasmodic, skin antifungal, anticancer (antimitotic activity demonstrated)
Indications: colitis, Spasmodics, gastroduodenal cramps, dyspepsia, lack of appetite, slow digestion, gas, flatulence, muscular contracture, aerophagia, nervousness, anxiety, stress, muscular breakdown, insomnia, fatigue and asthenia, hypertension, muscle cramps, stiff neck, blood hyperviscosity (atherosclerosis, diabetes, etc.), epilepsy (under medical supervision), cancer (under medical supervision).
Contraindications: avoid exposure to the sun within hours of its application to the skin, as it is photosensitizing. Caution in pregnant women (risk of uterine contraction).