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A l n u s G l u t i n o s a M e d i c a l u s e For medical purposes, afforestation seed heads are used. The late autumn or winter version is harvested and dried. Seeds are boiled and the obtained suds are used in gastrointestinal diseases. Alder shells and leaves have essence, anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic effects; Aqueous and alcohol solution antioxidant, painkiller, anti-bacterial and anti-therapeutic. Diarrhea from alder cones. Sensitive stomach tea is made. In colds, cones are boiled and gargled with water. Alperen Türk – Barış Ege Koyuncu