Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis), otherwise known as Cedrina or limona Grass, is a herbaceous perennial spontaneous and belonging to the family Labiatae. The active ingredients that can be found both in the leaves and in the flowering tops are: essential oil (monoterpeniche aldehydes, citral, geranial, neral, citronellal), triterpenes, phenolic acids, rosmarinic acid, polysaccharides, mucilage, glycosides, flavonoids (quercitroside, rhamnocitrina glycosides dell'apigenolo and luteolo), esterosidi of monoterpenes and aromatic alcohols. The Melissa is used in herbal medicine for internal use for its properties: sedative, antispasmodic, carminative, choleretic, aromatic, antibacterial, antiviral and stomachic, while for outdoor use boasts properties: anti-inflammatory and analgesic As already argued several centuries ago, the Arab physician Avicenna "Melissa is a happy heart and increases the vital spirit, it sends away the bad thoughts and balances the excesses of bile." This is absolutely true. Melissa does have the great property to counter severe stress, smooth jitters, calm the nervous hyperexcitability. It's good to great but is good for children: a tea lemon balm is strongly indicated in cases of childhood insomnia, agitation, excessive anxiety, headaches from stress or neuralgia, dizziness, rapid heartbeat or palpitations nerve. The Melissa is then used for internal use in the treatment of dyspepsia, insomnia, palpitations, headaches, gastrointestinal spasms, vomiting, of anxiety, dell'aerofagia, flatulence and all states of nervous tension . For external use, the Melissa is indicated for the treatment of herpes simplex and inflammation of the mouth. The lemon balm herbal tea is a cure for menstrual pains, especially in the case of irregular menstruation and painful. Melissa is also an excellent digestive and an effective antiviral and antibacterial, thanks to the polyphenols it contains. Do not forget the beneficial properties contained in a tea balm when you have to treat disorders of irritable bowel syndrome, gastritis, nausea or vomiting. In short, lemon balm is a plant with a thousand virtues.
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