Properties: in its unique chemical composition, Jerusalem artichoke is an amazing medicinal plant. It contains pectin, insulin, minerals, enzymes and vitamins of various groups. Jerusalem artichoke reduces vascular tone with hypertension and increases hemoglobin. The plant is useful for bile formation. It also has the ability to lower blood cholesterol. Jerusalem artichoke is used as a tool that helps get rid of stones in the bladder. The plant is also used to remove toxins and radioactive substances. Jerusalem artichoke binds salts of heavy metals in the body, to which it owes its chemical content.
Traditional medicine has long used Jerusalem artichoke for the deposition of salts, headaches, constipation, radiculitis, colic in the intestines and diabetes. Fresh plant juice helps to reduce the acidity of gastric juice. A dough is prepared from Jerusalem artichoke, which is used for burns, psoriasis and gout. Jerusalem artichoke leaves help with osteochondrosis, arthritis and after suffering injuries of the musculoskeletal system. People with atherosclerosis of the vessels of the lower extremities are recommended to take baths from Jerusalem artichoke