Prunus amygdalus

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Latest Edit: Hector 2014-02-24 (EDT)

See Also Gemmotherapy


Key notes

  • Cardiovascular[2]
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Antisclerotic and antithrombotic
  • Stimulates immune system

Therapeutic actions

  • Affinity for cardiovascular system
  • Specific for hypertriglyceridemia
  • Antisclerotic
  • Stimulating effect on the immune system
  • Psychiatric
  • Endocrine thyroid stimulant
  • Liver antilithic properties

Clinical indications

  • Cardiovascular: useful circulatory remedy in hypercoagulation phenomena
  • Renal: Decreases urea/ uric acid levels, nephrosclerosis/ lipid nephrosis/ renal amyloidosis
  • Psychiatric: neurosis
  • Endocrine: stimulates the thyroid and reduces thyroid adenoma
  • Liver: choledocolithiasis


  1. Ledoux, Frank and Gueniot, Gerard.(2012)Phytembryotherapy: The Embryo of Gemmotherapy, Editions Amyris. Spain.
  2. Dr. Reckeweg (2012)Product Catalog, Bio Lonreco. Quebec.