Surely never or almost never heard about the cocú , a plant little known by the common people, but certainly recommended by many experts and specialists in Phytotherapy , thanks to its medicinal properties.
We tend to find this plant in the category of healing plants , according to studies carried out by different institutions, and from it you can take advantage of their stems and leaves.
With respect to its origin, comes from Paraguay, and lives in the forests and jungles of central and northern Argentina. Although also said by the way, it is also frequent in Uruguay, Bolivia or Brazil.
Benefits and properties of cocú
He cocú it stands out fundamentally for its important properties against liver diseases, since it can be an excellent adjuvant in the purification of the liver .
Not in vain, it acts as an anti-inflammatory in the different digestive and hepatic affections, being an option for a badly healed hepatitis, and in cases of emotional gastritis .
It also helps to improve the insufficiency of the biliary secretion, at the same time that it is used in cases of slow digestions and to avoid the formation of gas and flatulence .
In cases of constipation chronic can be an interesting laxative, useful also for cure hemorrhoids , and even in liver cirrhosis treatments.