Known for being a small, very branched shrub, with succulent branches, few leaves and red flowers, the Dois Amores plant belongs to the Euphorbiaceae family. It is a plant with ornamental characteristics, widely used in gardens and hedgerows, however, the herb also has medicinal effects.Depending on the region where it is found, the plant can also be known as beakers, jewish shoes and two-brothers. In terms of location, the two love herb is widely cultivated in the Amazon, where it can also be used in many other ways due to the latex that is also extracted from it.

medicinal properties

Despite being considered a very toxic plant, the two loves has some medicinal properties. However, before using it, it is important that the doctor is consulted. Because only he can certify its use, according to the patient’s clinical condition and its restrictions.

As for the diseases that the plant has the power to fight: syphilis, ulcers, warts and amenorrhea. The two love herb can also be used to regenerate torn flesh.

Herb tea two loves

To prepare the tea of ​​the two loves herb, the patient must follow the medical guidelines. Once released, just separate a cup of hot water and a small portion of the herb. Put the herb in water and let it sit for a few minutes. Once that’s done, the tea is ready to drink. Remembering that the indication is that the daily intake does not exceed three cups.