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Sweet blackberry leaf

Blackberry is one of the oldest medicinal plants. Matthiolus, Lonicerus, Haller used the blackberry leaves as an astringent and anti-inflammatory. Leclerc recommended list of blackberries with angina. Madaus drew attention to the hypoglycemic effect of extracts from the leaves of blackberry.

lowers blood glucose levels
astringent to mucous membranes
antibacterial and fungistatycznie
inflammation of the throat, stomach, intestines