A very hot infusion of linden tea is an excellent sweat (which stimulates sweating), highly recommended in febrile states, flu and phlegm , especially in children due to its mildly calming action and its pleasant and sweet taste. Due to the action of bioflavonoids , it is effective as a hypotensive. Combats arteriosclerosis , cough , bronchitis , difficult digestions and gastrointestinal cramps. This plant also works as a sedative, anxiolytic and anti-spasmodic. It is used for nervous disorders and headaches.