The stone breaker is an indigenous plant from the Amazon rainforest and other tropical areas throughout the world, including the Bahamas, Central, and South India and China. lts botanical origin center is unknown.lt adapts very well in different soils and ecological floors up to 3.000 masl. In our country is abundant in all the tropic zones, for example, Ucayali.
lts common name is due to one of its most recognized properties, its effective action against kidney and gall stones, both calcium oxalate, and uric acid, demonstrating their action in prevention and elimination of them, due to its components with antilitic, analgesic action, as well as destruction and myorelative properties.
This plant has a series of health benefits due to its antioxidant, diuretic, analgesic and hypoglycemic properties. Stonebreaker extract helps prevent and treat kidney stones by interrupting various steps in the formation of stones, which are made of uric acid and minerals. The plant's lignans lower blood levels of uric acid, helping to prevent crystal formation.
- Fights kidney stones considering itself a natural antilithic; lt helps prevent the formation of stones, in the different channels of the organism, due to its relaxation effect in the urinary tract muscles and allows its expulsion quickly and with less pain.
- Helps to cure urinary tract infections, thanks to its diuretic effect, helps to reduce inflammation of the urinary tract and eliminate bacteria.
- Natural analgesic, due to the presence of filantine and nirurine alkaloids, which help calm the pain, in the ducts affected by the stones.
- Antioxidant power, helps to fight cells aging and their deterioration, in this way, also takes care of renal and hepatic tissues in which the stones are involved.