In the composition of sapropel have many useful substances, including amino acids, including the essential enzymes, vitamins (vitamins B, as well as vitamins C, D, E). Also, it contains a wide range of micro- and macroelements: silicon, potassium, magnesium and sulfur, phosphorus, calcium and copper, zinc, cobalt, selenium, iodine, and molybdenum, and manganese, and nickel, iron and silver. Furthermore, there is a part of sapropel and biologically active components - are proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, growth stimulants, antiseptic and hormone-like substances.
This type of therapeutic mud has a positive effect on various systems and organs, so sapropel can be used, for example, in the treatment of various diseases of the peripheral and central nervous system, musculoskeletal system, diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, urogenital system. Provides sapropel and rapid elimination of foci of inflammation, so is effective in the treatment of burns, eczema and various types of dermatitis. It also helps strengthen the walls of capillaries, improve blood circulation and lymph circulation. Stimulates sapropel and the nervous system and improves metabolism in tissues, strengthens the immune system and has a tonic effect on the body.