Angelica archangelica, commonly known as angelica, is a versatile plant that has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries. It contains various bioactive compounds, including essential oils, terpenoids, and coumarins.
These chemical constituents have numerous health benefits such as reducing anxiety and stress levels due to its anxiolytic properties. Angelica also has anti-inflammatory properties that make it helpful in relieving osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis symptoms.
Furthermore, it possesses antimicrobial properties that aid in boosting the immune system and fighting off harmful pathogens. Consumption of angelica tea or supplements can aid in relieving menstrual cramps in women due to its antispasmodic effects on smooth muscle tissue.
Angelica is also beneficial for digestive issues such as bloating, indigestion, and constipation due to its powerful digestive stimulant qualities.
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