Pharmacognosy - medicinal plants (herbs)
Pharmacognosy - medicinal plants (herbs)

Atherosclerosis prevention - treatment. List of plants


Atherosclerosis is a degenerative disease of the arterial system consisting in the hardening of the artery walls as a result of the accumulation of fatty materials.

List of plants for the treatment of Atherosclerosis.

Examples of plants with therapeutic indications for the treatment of Atherosclerosis. Click on any to see more details of its contents and properties. 


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medicinal plants

Beet - Medicinal plants


Beetroot is a biennial herb with stems up to 1.25 m height.Leaves simple, petiolate, ovate or oblong, become linear bracts in the inflorescence. Flowers are small, numerous, greenish, clustered in a large and diffuse terminal panicle. The parts used are roots...


Herbal remedies for AtherosclerosisBeet

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis



Annual, thorny and pubescent herb. With erect stalks, branched, thorny or unarmed stems, stellate, pubescent with ovate, pointed leaves. The part used is the fruit...


Herbal remedies for Atherosclerosis - Eggplant

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis

Garlic - Medicinal Herbs


Garlic is an annual herb native to Central Asia but its widespread use as a condiment and medicinal properties, is cultivated in almost all continents.


Herbal remedies for AtherosclerosisGarlic

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis

Ginger - Medicinal plants


Ginger is a herbaceous plant up to 90 cm with horizontal rhizome, leaves linear - lanceolate 18-28 cm long, sessile, acuminate. Peduncle of 15 to 25 cm; ellipsoid spikes of 4 to 6 cm...


Herbal remedies for AtherosclerosisGinger

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis

Onion - Medicinal plants


The onion is a geophytewith spherical bulbsvarying size and color depending on the cropIts leaves are lanceolate, with way of rods and white flowers clustered at the ends protruding on the rosette of leaves...


Herbal remedies for AtherosclerosisOnion

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis

Pineapple - Medicinal plants


The pineapple is a plant of the family of Bromeleaceas. It has long leaves up to a meter, spiny and fleshy. The fruit is divided into sections with a crown that characterizes it...


Herbal remedies for AtherosclerosisPineapple

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis

Tea - Medicinal plants


Tea is a shrub that grows up to four meters high, evergreen, alternate leaves, elliptic, pointed, toothed and coriaceous leaves, six to eight inches long and three inches wide...


Herbal remedies for AtherosclerosisTea

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis

Turmeric - Medicinal plants


Turmeric is a perennial herb with aromatic rhizomes bright yellow color in the inside, is used as a seasoning (curry) and is attributed anticancer properties...



Herbal remedies for AtherosclerosisTurmeric

Natural Treatment for Atherosclerosis

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