(Phoenix dactylifera L.) Arecaceae, or Palmae family.
Fruits containing sugar (fructose, glucose, sucrose, fats (0.2-0.5%), 15 salts and minerals (copper, iron, magnesium, zinc, manganese, potassium, phosphorus, sodium, aluminum, cadmium, cobalt, sulfur, boraiadr), oil (0.2-0.5%), 23 different kinds of amino acids, vitamins A, A1, C, B1, B2, B6, niacin, riboflamin, as well as pantothenic acid, pectin (0.5-3.9%), dietary fibers (6.4-11.5 %), are used. It enhances motor function of the gastrointestinal tract.
Constipation, diarrhea, intestinal atony, chronic gastrointestinal diseases, liver diseases, biliary dyskinesia, chronic enterocolitis, chronic gastritis, gastroduodenitis, dysbacteriosis. It is recommended as appetite stimulant for loss of appetite.