In the Chinese national medicine seeds of apricot are applied as sedative at cough, hiccups. China recommends to accept apricot seeds in combination with other drug plants at bronchitis, tracheitis, laryngitis, whooping cough, and also nephrite.
Speakers from natural cracks of apricot trees leak-ins dry up on air, forming so-called apricot gum. The apricot gum crushed in powder (white or yellow color) is used in medicine as full-fledged substitute of arabic gum. On the emulsifying ability, firmness of the oil emulsions prepared on it and viscosity it exceeds arabic gum. Use apricot gum for preparation of oil emulsions and sometimes as enveloping.