Meaning of Coca

What is Coca:

Coca is a tropical shrub with a thin trunk, small leaves, light green color, whitish flowers, whose leaves are used as an infusion and from which cocaine is extracted. Coca leaves have existed for thousands of years as a medicinal herb and for making infusions.

The coca leaf has been used by indigenous cultures since ancient times. It is a medicinal plant with analgesic, healing and antiseptic properties in case of wounds, burns and medical interventions, it also helps to toothaches in addition to reducing inflammation of the gum and throat.

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