Since ancient times in our country, ginkgo has been used as medicine or diet therapy. Ginkgo biloba is sometimes used in traditional Chinese medicine formulas. Ginkgo biloba has been included in the “People’s Republic of China Pharmacopoeia” as a Chinese medicine. Research results in recent years have shown that the biologically active ingredients contained in ginkgo biloba extract and the ginkgo flavonoids contained in ginkgo leaves are one of the most effective ingredients for preventing and treating hyperlipidemia and cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. In addition, if there are ginkgo leaves, they can be filled into pillows, which can promote sleep.
The role of ginkgo biloba:
1. Treatment of asthma: Ginkgo biloba preparation can relieve smooth muscle spasm and relax the trachea; Ginkgolide B is the main active ingredient for treating asthma and allergies, so it can treat asthma.
2. Prevention and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease: Poor blood circulation in the brain is the main cause of Alzheimer’s disease. Ginkgo biloba tea can help the elderly to normalize the blood circulation of the brain, thereby inhibiting the induction of Alzheimer’s disease.
3. It can be used clinically to treat cerebral ischemia, cerebral infarction, sequelae of traumatic brain injury, senile brain dysfunction, etc.
4. Anti-aging: Ginkgo biloba can prevent the oxidation of the skin and increase a variety of nutrients needed by the skin. Therefore, Ginkgo biloba tea can also play an anti-aging effect.
Tips: However, it should be noted that brewing Ginkgo biloba without professional processing will produce a lot of toxins. Not only does it fail to lower blood pressure, blood lipids, and anti-aging beauty, it is counterproductive. Therefore, it is best to seek the advice of a professional Chinese medicine or health care expert before starting to drink this health tea. Only in this way can it achieve a natural, safe, mild, non-irritating, and non-side-effect therapeutic effect.