1. Antitussive And Antiasthmatic Effects.
Organic bitter apricot kernels contains amygdalin that can be hydrolyzed by intestinal microbial enzymes to produce trace amounts of hydrocyanic acid and benzaldehyde, which can inhibit the respiratory center and achieve antitussive and antiasthmatic effects.
2. The Role Of The Digestive System.
Organic bitter apricot kernels are rich in fat oil. Fatty oil can improve the lubrication of the intestinal contents to the mucosa, so bitter apricot kernels have the function of moistening the intestines and relaxing the bowels.
3. Anti-inflammatory And Analgesic Effects.
Benzoin benzoate condensation enzyme produced by bitter apricot is used to form benzoin. Benzoin has analgesic effect so some people use bitter apricot to treat advanced liver cancer, which can relieve the pain of patients.