Haricot beans are a valuable food and feed crop. The proteins of beans are close to the proteins of meat and are absorbed by the body by 75%. Among pulses food crops, beans are second most popular after soybeans. It is especially widespread in the countries of South America and Europe, they love and appreciate it in China. It is important in the diet of many southern peoples. Soup, side dishes, and canned food can be cooked from the beans. Due to its high potassium content, it is used in diet with atherosclerosis and cardiac arrhythmias. The bean cusps are commonly used in medicine and are known as Phaseoli pericarpium. Pod extract lowers blood sugar and increases diuresis. Haricot beans are included in the collection "Arfazetin" used for diabetes.