Houttuynia Cordata Herb Has Antibacterial Effect
1. The antibacterial
Modern studies have shown that its unique odor mainly comes from houttuynia cordata (decyl acetaldehyde), an active component in the volatile oil of houttuynia cordata. Chagrin is the main antibacterial component of houttuynia cordata, which has obvious inhibitory effects on catarcoccus, influenzae, pneumococcus and staphylococcus aureus.
Houttuynia cordata also contains quercetin and other effective components, with antiviral and diuretic effect.
Clinical practice shows that houttuynia cordata has a good effect on upper respiratory tract infection, bronchitis, pneumonia, chronic tracheitis, chronic cervicitis, pertussis, etc., and has a certain effect on acute conjunctivitis, urinary tract infection, etc.
4. Boost immunity
Houttuynia can also enhance the immune function of the body, increase the phagocytosis of white blood cells, analgesia, cough, hemostasis, promote tissue regeneration, telangiectasia, increase blood flow and other aspects.