Beta vulgaris Linn. subsp. cicla (L.) Moq.

Nota de alcance (en)

Native to Mediterranean region; cultivated in North India, Maharashtra and South India.

Leaf—used in burns and bruises, also for diseases of spleen and liver.
Tuber and seed— expectorant.
Leaf and seed— diuretic.
Leaf, tuber and seed— anti-inflammatory.
Seed oil— analgesic.

Beets: Ingestion of large quantities might worsen kidney disease. (NaturalMedicines ComprehensiveDatabase, 2007.)

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p. 836.

Beta vulgaris Linn. subsp. cicla (L.) Moq.
Término aceptado: 09-Dic-2019