Latin name : Gentiana Lutea
Gentian root, is considered the king of the bitter herbs.
The root contains several active ingredients with healthful properties. The most important of those are the antioxidants, which fight the free radicals and the associated damage they cause.
Gentian root has a strong digestive effect. In addition, gentian stimulates bile and relieves the liver. The plant possesses antimicrobial, immunomodulatory, anticancerogenic and is therefore administered especially in cases of diseases of the digestive tract, dyspeptic complaints, pancreatic dysfunction and much more.
Gentian is used to treat inflammation of the nose, throat and bronchi, such as sinusitis.
Gentian root can help with appetite control, mitigate sugar cravings, bloating, flatulence, biliary disorders, and can improve overall skin health.