Infusions from the hips

August 12, 2017 17:50 | Cardiovascular Diseases

All kinds of wild rose are similar in composition and properties and are primarily natural multivitamin product.

100 grams of dried rose hips contain 1200-1800 mg of vitamin C (ascorbic acid).This vitamin has a direct effect on the majority of metabolic processes in the body (redox processes, metabolism of amino acids, carbohydrates, fats and activation of some enzymes).

Ascorbic acid promotes tissue regeneration, regulates blood clotting, vascular permeability, involved in the synthesis of collagen, steroid hormones, increases the resistance and defense responses to infection and other adverse environmental factors, stimulates the hematopoietic system, improves mental and physical performance, activatesthe basic metabolism.

addition, vitamin C has an effect on the body protivoskleroticheskoe - reduces the level of cholesterol and total lipids in the blood, blocking of cholesterol deposits in the vessel walls.

Lack of ascorbic acid in the diet may be one of the risk factors for coronary heart disease

, hypertension and atherosclerosis.That is why the rose hip is prescribed for diseases caused by deficiencies in the body of ascorbic acid and other vitamins, atherosclerosis, anemia, exhaustion, and other similar conditions.The mechanism

protivoskleroticheskim hips action is involved not only ascorbic acid, but also a number of substances that regulate vascular permeability (rutin) acting as antioxidants (vitamin E) as well as unsaturated fatty acids and other substances.

The rose hips are relatively a lot of carotene - a substance that is responsible for the normal functioning of the eye and the condition of the mucous membranes, and also has an effect on children's growth and development of the skeleton.

Rose hips are rich in vitamin P, strengthens blood vessels, vitamin K, normalizing blood clotting, as well as vitamins B and B2, which are involved in the regulation of the nervous system functions in the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and enzymes.

In addition, rose hips contain organic acids (malic, citric) and pectins, which have a normalizing effect on the gastrointestinal tract and removed from the body toxins and other harmful substances.

Micro- and macroelement composition hips are also very rich.Thus, 100 g of dried fruits contain up to 20 mg of magnesium, and 58 mg potassium, 20 mg phosphorus, up to 50-60 mg of calcium, 10.5 mg sodium, 8 to 10 mg of manganese, 3 to 9 mg molybdenumto 28 mg of iron, up to 8.5 mg of zinc and 100 mg of copper.

Magnesium contained in the dog-rose, helping to reduce the voltage of the vascular walls, improves liver function.

Magnesium ions also inhibit processes of oxalic acid, increases the solubility of calcium oxalate in their presence, activates fibrinolysis, which prevents the formation of stones and blood clots in the urogenital system.

Rose hips are of great importance as food raw materials.Infusions, syrups, rosehip teas are beneficial to the body, increase its resistance to disease and various harmful influences of the environment.They are very useful for exhaustion and anemia.Find them and use in surgery, infectious diseases, uterine and other internal bleeding.Infusions of fruit used in gastritis, especially with low acidity of gastric juice, diseases of the kidneys and urinary tract, gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer.Broth take for colds.

wild rose roots are rich in tannins.A decoction of them are widely used for kidney stones, cystitis, liver disease, diarrhea, infectious diseases of the upper respiratory tract and, malaria, rheumatism and paralysis.In addition, decoction and tincture of rose hips roots enhance gastric motility, have astringent, anti-inflammatory and vasoconstrictor action.The broth is reduced, and the tincture increases bile secretion.

rosehip leaves are rich in vitamin C, as they contain polysaccharides, carotenoids, phenol carbonic acids and their derivatives (gallic, gentisic, caffeic, protocatechuic, p-hydroxybenzoic, p-hydroxyphenylacetic, p-coumaric, lilac, vanillic, ferulic, salicylic,ellagic), tannins, flavonoids.

Water extract of leaves is useful in certain gastrointestinal disorders.From the leaves cooked with honey syrup, which was used in inflammatory diseases and ulcerations in the mouth.Also, leaves applied to the skin eczema.

decoction of young shoots and leaves of wild rose consumed as well as a diuretic for malaria.

rosehip flowers are used in pulmonary tuberculosis, atherosclerosis, and pneumonia.For example, the infusion of wild rose flowers (1 tablespoon to 1 cup of boiling water) is recommended to strengthen the heart muscle and tachycardia.A decoction of the flowers used in diseases of the eye.

Rinse mouth infusion rosehip flowers helps with toothache, gum disease, angina and pharyngitis.The same infusion acts as a laxative and diuretic.

wild rose petals of flowers are used for essential oil (0.04% of fresh petals).It has bacteriostatic, spasmolytic, and antihistamine choleretic action.

rosehip seeds are used to produce oil, which is rich in vitamins C, A and E, contains linoleic and linolenic acid and other components that improve metabolism and ensuring proper growth and development.

oil and rosehip seed oil extract from fetuses - karotolin - reduce gastric secretion and acidity of gastric contents, increase the protective properties of the oral mucosa, improve its nutrition.

rosehip seed oil helps to regenerate tissue, which is why it is actively used to reduce scars and remove blemishes.And oil is effective even with long-standing and deep scars.

rosehip oil makes it less visible signs of acne, burns and cuts, promotes healing of wounds, improves color and improves skin elasticity.With rosehip oil treating psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, eczema and dermatosis.For best effect, it is mixed with lavender oil.Apply rosehip oil in the treatment of stomatitis, gingivitis, bedsores, cracked nipples and burns.

This oil - an excellent moisturizer, so it is successfully used for dry and withered skin.It also protects the skin from harmful sun rays.

This tool is able to slow down the aging process - it prevents the appearance of wrinkles, crow's feet, sagging skin, and fights existing signs of aging and photoaging.Recommended for the skin around the eyes and lips.It helps against age spots, including those caused by pregnancy (chloasma).It makes less visible stretch marks on the skin.Restores shine and softness of hair, it improves the condition of hair damaged by dyeing, bleaching, permanent wave, sun exposure and adverse environmental conditions.It strengthens nails.

Preparation of drugs helps the most effective use of the healing properties of rose hips to treat a variety of diseases, as well as enhance the overall therapeutic effect of rose hips on the human body.

For medicinal purposes using roots, leaves, flowers and, of course, rose hips.

In folk medicine used alcohol tincture, infusion, decoction and ointment, made from rose hips.Also popular are the already mentioned finished products and rosehip oil from its seeds.

Many funds intended for the treatment of a disease, is made with the addition of other ingredients - mostly preparations of medicinal herbs that enhance the effect of rose hips on the patient's body.

tincture - a liquid dosage form, which is used in the manufacture of raw herbs and alcohol (or vodka, Cahors).Chopped raw material is poured vodka or alcohol in a ratio of 1: 5.1: 10 and 1:20 (unless a different proportion is not specified in the recipe).The drug is dosed drops.

To prepare an alcohol tincture using roots, leaves, flowers and rose hips.

Method 1 Method 2

Method 3 Method 4

ratio of fruits and vodka (alcohol) depends on the purpose of the tincture.

Infusion called water extraction of raw herbs.For the preparation of this drug use roots, leaves, flowers and rose hips.

infusion can be prepared by one of two ways: hot and cold.

In the first case, the raw material is crushed, put in a preheated water bath bowl, pour boiling water and infused for a specified Recipe time.Also for the manufacture of a preparation method of hot raw water is poured at room temperature, heated in a water bath for 5-15 minutes, then insist, filtered and topped up with water to the required volume.

In the second case, minced raw pour boiled water at room temperature and infused for 4-12 hours, then filter.

number of raw materials and water, as well as the time and method of preparation is highly dependent on its purpose.

To prepare very convenient to use a thermos.This chopped raw material is poured into a thermos, pour boiling water and infused for the required time.

1. Requires 2 tbsp.l.dry hips, 0.5 liters of hot beer, 1 tbsp.l.honey.

Method.Rosehip pour hot beer and simmer for 10-15 minutes.Then cool, strain and add honey.Mix well and put in a dark place for 2-3 hours, after placing a medicinal infusion in a tightly sealed container.

application method.Take of 0.25 cup two or three times a day in patients with coronary heart disease.

2. Required: 100 g hips, 2 liters of beer.

Method.Pour hips hot beer, brew 5 hours, drain.

application method. Take 1/2 cup 3 times a day 30 minutes after eating.

3. Need: 1/2 cup rosehip berries, raspberries, currants, 1 tbsp.l.honey, 2 liters of hot beer.

Method.Rosehip, raspberries and currants put in an enamel pan, pour the hot beer, add 1 tbsp.l.honey and let stand for 15 minutes.Then strain the infusion.

application method.Ready means taking 3 times a day 1/2 cup before eating.

4. Required: 2 tbsp.l.marigold flowers pharmacy, 2 tbsp.l.rose hips cinnamon, 1 liter of beer.

Method.1 tbsp.l.chopped mixture to fill in a thermos 1 liter of beer and insist 6 hours. Strain.

application method.Drink warm infusion of 1/3 cup 3 times a day with coronary heart disease.