In cookery poppy seeds used for cooking of confectionery and bakery products, using it as a filling or as a topping the finished cakes. Poppy seeds dobavljaca oil from poppy seeds, the so-called poppy seed oil, which is used in canning, confectionery and food industry due to the rich chemical composition and excellent taste.
Due to the fact that the Mac is composed of oleic and linoleic acid, it can be useful in the treatment of breast cancer, to prevent heart attacks and the development of cardiovascular diseases.
Poppy petals are very popular in folk medicine. Alcohol tincture, decoction or powder of dried petals take for coughs, catarrh of the stomach, insomnia, fatigue, as a General sedative. Powder of dry leaves is taken three times a day before meals, one pinch.
A decoction of poppy seeds is useful in nervous disorders. Poppy seeds are a good source of carbohydrates and why they are useful to increase the level of energy needed by the body when a serious physical and mental stress. With regular use of paste of poppy seeds you can get rid of dark circles under the eyes and inflammation of the eyelids.