Experts talked about the benefits of activated carbon. It is a versatile sorbent and helps to overcome flatulence.
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To do this, it is enough to regularly consume 2 tablets of activated carbon before meals. Doctors have reported that 8 grams of the drug daily can help counteract excess cholesterol. The benefits of “black pills” also extend to the liver and kidneys. When a person has a large number of bad habits, this puts a heavy load on the organs responsible for cleaning the body. Problems can appear among fans of eating a lot of sweets, fried foods, extremely salty or spicy foods. Alcohol is a strong aggravating factor. Activated carbon helps to cope with the consequences.
Doctors, according to live24.ru, advise using the substance to counteract allergies. Activated charcoal should not always be considered an oral agent. In the case of crushing the tablets, a powder for treating the skin can be obtained. The preparation contains a large amount of substances that help to eliminate harmful microorganisms. There is no danger to the skin.
Experts point to the antiseptic properties of the drug. In ancient times, coal was used to prevent blood poisoning. At the same time, the drug has contraindications. Taking activated charcoal is not recommended for those who suffer from stomach ulcers or some bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract, as well as those taking hormonal drugs.