Solanaceae is a botanical family that includes tomatoes, potatoes, aubergines and peppers, as well as tobacco and certain hallucinogens. They all contain poisons called solanines and are associated with rheumatism and arthritis.
Why is the consumption, in large quantities, of tomatoes, potatoes, peppers and aubergines inadvisable?
they weaken the kidneys because they are too rich in potassium in relation to sodium
decalcify by favouring the loss of alkalis through urinating
damage the bone and joint system
it gives gastrointestinal problems, such as abdominal swelling, distension and/or constipation.