Working with Centaury
Centaury stimulates the flow of gastric secretions, thereby stimulating the appetite, relieving dyspepsia and flatulence, and improving digestive function. For this bitter herb to be truly effective, it needs to be taken consistently over a long period of time. Centaury has also been used traditionally for liver and gallbladder complaints and gastritis.
Centaury has a taste of BITTER and a temperature of COOL.
Conditions treated with Centaury
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The information offered in this database is not intended as a substitute for any that may have been prescribed by your health practitioner or physician.