Health benefits of red currant

Redcurrant (Ribes rubrum) health benefits

Redcurrant (Ribes rubrum) and its beautiful shiny beads.

Did you know that in ancient times, the redcurrant was believed to be a lucky charm, due to its benefits on health?

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Main medicinal uses:
­čî┐ induces sweating
­čî┐ regulates menstruation
­čî┐ treats digestive problems
­čî┐ cleans blood
­čî┐ reduces fever
­čî┐ boosts immune system
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Constituents:
anthocyanins, quercetin, rutin, vitamins (A, B1, B2, Niacin, C), minerals (calcium, phoshphorus, iron, potassium), flavonol glycosides, rubrumin, gallic acid, catechin, syringic acid, cinnamic acid, chlorogenic acid, ferulic acid, essential oils

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Therapeutic actions:
antirheumatic, hypotensive, antiscorbutic, depurative, digestive, diuretic, antimycotic, astringent

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Organs or systems affected:
immune system, hair, skin, respiratory system, blood, gastrointestinal system, kidneys

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