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The Manayupa, Desmodium molliculum, es una herbácea rastrera; es decir, una planta que carece de tallos leñosos, con un crecimiento horizontal, perteneciente a la familia de las fabáceas, con las que comparte dichas características. Esta familia, también conocidas como “leguminosas”, tienen en común la presencia de un grupo de metabolitos secundarios conocidos como “flavonoides”. The manayupa es originaria de centro y Sudamérica, pudiéndose hallar aquí en el Perú, entre 3200 y 4000 metros sobre el nivel del mar, es decir, en las ecorregiones sierra esteparia, puna, selva alta y páramo, lo que comprenden los departamentos de Piura, Cajamarca, Huancavelica, San Martín, Huánuco, La Sand Flower, Tiquilia paranychioidesis a creeping herbaceous plant, a plant that lacks woody stems, with a horizontal growth, which can reach lengths of up to 60 meters, growing at ground level. It is distinguished by having tiny pilosities, among which stand out small white flowers with 5 petals. It belongs to the Boraginaceae family, also called "forget-me-nots". This family shares the presence of polyphenols, flavonoids and alkaloids among its secondary metabolites. The Tiquilia paranychioides (sand flower) is a plant endemic to Peru, i.e., it only grows in Peru, despite the fact that the genus Tiquilla It is also present in the coastal areas of southern Ecuador, Peru and northern Chile. Preferably in clayey, sandy or desert soils at altitudes between 30 to 500 meters above sea level. We can find sand flower, en Tacna, Lima, Ica y diversos departamentos El Barberry, Berberis vulgarisis a woody shrub with glabrous leaves, i.e., devoid of hairs. The plant is recognizable by having thorns that are actually modified leaves and small yellow button-shaped flowers. This plant belongs to the family of berberidaceaewith which it shares the characteristic of being woody shrubs. In addition, this family has the berberine alkaloid as part of its core business secondary metaboliteswhich gives its name to the genus Berberis. This plant can be found in various parts of the world, especially in Pakistan, China, Japan and Iran, but also in South America, and can be found in the meso-Andean areas. peruvian, entre 1400 y 4200 metros sobre el nivel del mar, en los departamentos de Cusco, Huancavelica o Una de las propiedades más estudiadas en Desmodium molliculum (Manayupa) es la diurética, aquella que induce al cuerpo a eliminar líquidos, sales sobrantes y toxinas por medio de la orina. Puede ser especialmente útil en gente con problemas de retención de líquidos, desencadenados por alguna afección hepática o del sistema circulatorio. El rendimiento a dosis media de 200 mg/kg, mostraba efectos cercanos al fármaco “furosemida” de 5 mg/g, el cual se usa desde hace décadas como diurético en la industria De igual forma, la sand flower es diurética y depurativa y puede ser especialmente útil en gente con problemas de retención de líquidos, desencadenados por alguna afección hepática o del sistema circulatorio.  Esta ha sido corroborada por diversos estudios que no solo relacionan a esta planta con esta propiedad, sino a toda la familia de las borragináceas Este efecto también está ligado a su virtud de ayudar frente a los estreñimientos. Sin embargo, debe tenerse en cuenta que la dosis necesaria para evidenciar efectos diuréticos debe cumplirse con cautela, ya que el consumo excesivo, podría ocasionar una resistencia diurética. Aunque esto es mucho más frecuente consumiendo


The Maca, Lepidium meyeniiis an annual herb of small size, barely reaching 20 centimeters. However, what is used of the plant, is its "root", more exactly its hypocotyl, a thickening of the root, which gives it the classification of tuber. It belongs to the family of Brassicaceaewith which it shares the characteristic of possessing glucosinolates, a natural pesticide. It has compounds phenolics, alkaloids, and flavonoids that attribute various health benefits to it when consumed. It is a native plant of the Peruvian altiplano, although nowadays it can also be found in Ecuador and Bolivia. At Peru can be found between 3500 and 4500 meters above sea level, in departments such as Apurímac, Puno, Pasco, Huánuco or Ancash. Among the various benefits that can be provided by the consumption of Maca, Lepidium meyeniiwe have the invigorating o energizerstudies have been reported, since several studies have emphasized a better performance physical activity in sports. Likewise, this effect is related to that of sexual enhancer and improve the odds reproductive, as it allows for a better performance and is known to increase the generation of spermatozoa in the testicles. Another important quality is the hormone regulatoras it may act by regulating the levels of progesterone and testosterone during pregnancy. menstruation and alleviating the symptoms of menopause. This activity of hormone regulation also helps in cases of osteoporosisstudies have highlighted its effectiveness in the treatment of prevention of the decrease in the bone mass. Some other studies suggest that it may provide benefits decreasing stress levels or by improving the level of reaction under situations of stress. Presentation: Each bag is 100g.


The Muña muña, Minthostachys setosais a shrub with woody stems that can reach heights of up to 120 centimeters. It is characterized by its serrated lanceolate leaves and its small white clustered flowers, as well as its pleasant fragrance. It is part of the family of Lamiaceaewith which it shares the characteristic of possessing flavonoids y phenolic compounds that give diverse medicinal properties to the species contained in the family. The Muña muña It prefers high Andean habitats of warm or slightly cold dry climates, so it is distributed throughout the South American mountain range. In Peru can be found in the wild between 2700 and 3400 meters above sea level, that is, in departments such as Huancavelica, Puno, Huancayo. The Muña muña, Minthostachys setosa has medicinal properties thanks to the secondary metabolites and other compounds it possesses. The human can take advantage of these by means of infusions, extracts or tinctures, having each one, affinity to diverse properties that the plant has. Among these, we can find anti-inflammatory qualities, thanks to the flavonoids that it possesses, since these inhibit the mechanisms and all the symptomatology of the inflammations. In the same way, the flavonoids y phenolic compounds that it possesses have proven to have the qualities antioxidants. Another important property of the Muña muñais the antibacterialas it has been proven to be very effective against enteropathogenic and staphylococcal strains, i.e., bacteria that affect the respiratory tractand therefore, in conjunction with the effect of the anti-inflammatoryhas great potential decongestant from respiratory system during the process of asthmatic crises. In addition to this, when serving in front of bacteria like Helycobacter pylorican help to alleviate gastrointestinal complaintsto protect the stomach walls and to reduce the production of gases. Presentation: Each bag is 100g.


The Lemon balm, Melissa officinalisis also known as Melissa.  It is a perennial herb that can reach 80 centimeters in height. Its flowers are characteristic in tubular form of a color that goes in gradient from lilac to white and a pleasant lemon scent. It belongs to the family of Lamiaceaewith which it shares the characteristic of having a lemon and mint scent. Although it is known to be native to the Mediterranean, since it is more widespread there, it can be found in Peru at altitudes between 2,500 and 2,750 meters above sea level, that is, in departments such as Ayacucho, Lima and Junín. Its medicinal properties range from the most common use traditional, which is that of reduce the stress and the anxietyattributed to the rosmarinic acid which is found among its secondary metabolites, in turn, this is linked to the fact that it helps to falling asleepto the one where it has carminative qualitiesi.e., it reduces the intestinal gas caused by various digestive problems. This can also be considered a protective effect of digestive functioning, since if consumed with a meal that produces flatulence, it would have the ability to reduce or avoid it. Another effect of the above, is that, in the appropriate doses, it diminishes other digestive problems as the vomiting, nausea y stomach pains. Presentation: Each bag is 100g.