Centaury is a natural appetite stimulant, which can help improve nutrition and eating patterns in people suffering from anorexia nervosa.
Traditional centaury medicinal uses have included reducing inflammation to help treat rheumatic conditions like gout and muscular rheumatism.
Centaury is used as a tonic for helping improve digestive function, which can help prevent constipation, heartburn and indigestion.
Intestinal Worms (Helminths)
Centaury has widely been used as a traditional remedy for expelling intestinal worms from the body. Taking a decoction of centaury is known to eliminate helminths and cleanse the body of associated impurities.
Century helps to cleanse the liver and kidneys, which can help regulate insulin production in those with diabetes.