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Celery, Apium graveolens
Parts used: Seeds.
Constituents: Volatile oil, Coumarins, Furanocoumarins; bergapten, Flavonoids.
Vitamins: A, B, C and E.
Actions: Diuretic, Urinary Antiseptic, Spasmolytic, Anti-rheumatic, Nutritive.
Indications:
Cystitis, urinary stones, impotence and Nutritive, General toxemia.
Flatulence, indigestion/persistent pain, colic, hysteria, anorexia.
Rheumatism.
Herbal extract: 15-30mL per week.
Energetics: Bitter/sweet, pungent, neutral, moist.
Meridians: kidney, bladder, lung.
Caution: Kidney disorders and pregnancy.