Almonds
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Almonds (Lat., Prunus dulcis, in the past - Prunus amygdalus, or Amygdalus communis) - shrub or small tree of the subgenus Almond (Amygdalus) kind Plum.


Sweet Almond Seeds sweet almond brittle and may be eaten without any preliminary heat treatment. Jam with almonds highly nutritious, gives full body and very good for the kidneys. The green fruits of sweet almond or candy in besmear jam. Mature same kernel used in the confectionery industry.

Bitter Almonds
In contrast to the aromatic oils, mainly no benzaldehyde, and it is widely used in medicine and cosmetology. Its use as a laxative and as a medicine with bronchitis, coughing, heartburn, kidney and bladder, bile duct. It helps reduce pain in muscles and smyagchayusche act on the skin.

Health Effects
anesthetic, antispasmodic, narcotic, protivoglistnoe.


The extraction of aromatic oils are fruit by distillation with steam. Nuts initially pressed and soaked in warm water for 12-24 hours. It was at this time formed cyanhydric acid, which is not contained in the raw nuts. Most of the commercial almond oil rectification is exposed to free him from cyanhydric acids. So easy colorless liquid with a characteristic «martsipanovym» odor. Contents: benzaldehyde (95%) and hydrocyanic acid (5%). Prussic acid or cyanide is a known poison. Benzaldehyde also has some toxicity.

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