Pomegranate useful properties

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

Pomegranate - old plant, which began to cultivate in prehistoric times, about 10 meters in height with dark green leathery leaves oblong-shaped lantsevidnoy and beautiful large bright red flowers.Fruit - large berries (400 g) filled with numerous seeds surrounded by edible flesh.The fruits are spherical with the remains of the calyx at the top, the yellow-red color, with a thick, leathery, astringent taste peel.Inside the fruit of 6-12 nests separated by membranous partitions;in the nests of many seeds.Seeds angular, surrounded by lush purple flesh, formed from the seed shell.

homeland grenade - Azerbaijan, Iran, Afghanistan and the neighboring countries with them, and where there was the cultivation of this plant.During the centuries of labor derived many varieties of pomegranate, which appeared in the Near East and the Mediterranean.In XVI-XVII centuries grenades appeared in the Central, South and North America, Africa, Australia and the islands of the Indian and Pacific Oceans.

And in our country, pomegranate is cultivated in the Crimea and North Caucasus.

Greeks have these fruits were considered a symbol of successful marriage.In the East, grenades and to this day - a symbol of friendship and good relations.The Jews pomegranates -zastupniki before God, they have meant a request for recognition of his services.

Its botanical name Punica granatum pomegranate obliged the ancient Romans and Greeks called it the first Punic apple (as it learned about it from the Carthaginians, the inhabitants of Carthage), Greeks named it as "pomegranate" -zernisty.

flesh is rich in fructose, citric and malic acids, contains a lot of macro, micro and ultramicroelements, vitamins C, B and provitamin A, pigments - anthocyanins and flavones.Previous branches and slightly dried in the shade of a grenade can be stored until spring.

Pomegranate juice contains from 8 to 10% sugar, some grades of organic acids (citric, malic), nitrogenous substances, volatile, vitamin C, potassium, calcium, sodium, phosphorus, magnesium, manganese.The bark and roots of garnet contains alkaloids, which have strong anthelminthic action.

Pomegranate juice long before our era, used for stomach pains.Use the juice for diseases of the throat, colds, loss of voice.

Pomegranate fruits can increase the hemoglobin in the blood.Over 2-4 months is recommended to drink pomegranate juice 1 / 2-1 glass 3 times a day for half an hour before meals.Then a break for 1 month, and the course can be repeated again.Regular consumption of pomegranate gradually lowers blood pressure.

Hemoglobin can be normalized, if every day for half an hour before meals 3 times a day to drink half a cup of the mixture of 100 g of pomegranate juice, lemon, grapefruit, carrots, beets, apples and honey.

Pomegranate juice is used to bleach skin: age spots, acne and freckles.A mixture of juice with sour cream - a mask that not only bleach, but also nourishes the skin.

Juice its useful tonic effect associated with the influence on the digestion and absorption of food.It is a biogenic stimulant and treats diseases of the pancreas.It is used for anemia, blood purification, if necessary.Drink 0.5-1 glass of juice 3 times a day for 30-40 minutes before meals.Observe proper diet.The course of treatment lasts for 2-4 months, followed by a monthly interval and repetition rate, but it should be borne in mind that it has an astringent effect, and in some cases may cause constipation.

Juice also take in the gastro-intestinal disorders, infectious diseases and after surgery as a fortifying agent.From

prepared pomegranate juice extract, syrup and refreshing drinks.Since ancient times, people have been known for the healing qualities of pomegranate juice.In my practice, pomegranate juice is widely used by Hippocrates, Galen and Avicenna.Hippocrates appointed pomegranate juice for pain in the stomach.Arabs have long been consumed pomegranate juice at the gastro-intestinal disorders, headaches.In Georgia, the pomegranate juice drink in diseases of the throat.The juice is also recommended for colds, colitis, fever.Pomegranate juice has anthelmintic property.

pomegranate rind is rich in tannins and is used to treat intestinal disorders, against tapeworms.Broth rind used in cosmetics for the treatment of seborrhea face and head, as well as for better hair growth.With increased anxiety, nervous exhaustion good when brewing tea to add dried pomegranate peel.

Bones grenade, because they contain fatty oil having hormonal activity, restore hormonal balance in the body, relieve headaches, high blood pressure and irritability in menopause.Therefore, in such cases it is recommended to eat the grain, together with the bones.

Garnet eaten fresh, made juice, prepared a variety of drinks, syrup, extract.

For medical purposes is used the bark of roots, trunks and branches less.In folk medicine, use fresh fruit and peel.

bark of roots - flat or yellowish pieces of different shapes and sizes, bark trunks and branches - in the form of a tubular, circumvallate pieces of about 10 cm and a thickness of 1-2 mm in length, the color of the outside of a grayish-yellow or greenish-yellow.The inner surface of the red-brown, smooth, usually with wood residues, break even.Smell not taste strongly astringent, yellow color, with a solution of ferric alum sections are painted in black and blue color (tannins) appears when wetted inner surface of the bark of lime water.

pomegranate bark contains alkaloids: pelleterin, izopelleterin, metilizopelleterin (a total of about 0.5%) and psevdopelleterin (up 1.8%).

bark of pomegranate and its products are used as a remedy against tapeworms.Specific antihelminthic action called pelleterinom, izopelleterinom and metilizopelleterinom.Psevdopelleterin anthelmintic property does not have.

rind of pomegranate fruit contains tannins (20-28%) and is used in the treatment of dysentery and intestinal disorders.In folk medicine, fresh fruit with the skin use when you cough, colitis (inflammation of the large intestine), colds, malaria, and others. But it is better to use the bark of the plant, and it should be done with great caution.Broth crust must be strictly dosed: not more than half or full teaspoon 3-4 times a day.

If you exceed the dose, may occur gastrointestinal bleeding, alkaloids can cause total blindness.


Broth: 5 g per 100 ml to insist 20 minutes;take full or half teaspoon 3-4 times a day.Water is better to replace the simple syrup and add 5 ml of alcohol or wine.

extract (for the expulsion of tapeworm): 50 g of pomegranate soaked in 2 cups of water and leave for 6 hours, then boiled until it evaporates to half, strain and gradually, within an hour, drink every morning on an empty stomach (you can with coffee).After 2-3 hours to take castor or salt (Glauber's salt) laxative (15-30 g).


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medicines that healed even Hippocrates himself!
1. Dysentery passes - 5 hours. 2. Salmonellosis - 5 hours. 3. Gastric ulcer - this week. 4. Colitis (colon) - for a week. 5. Dysbacteriosis - the week ... 6. Acute appendicitis - 5 hours
That recipe of an aqueous infusion of dried peels of pomegranate and its application.Approximate weight ratio of dry pomegranate peels and boiling water 1:20.The preheated cup, a glass or a glass jar to put about 10-12 grams of dried peels of pomegranate and pour 200 ml of boiling water (you can in the container to pour 200 ml of tap water, drop of 10-12 g of pomegranate peels and electroboilers bring to a boil,but do not boil).Cover with a saucer or paper, folded in 4 layers.Infuse for 25-30 minutes, and you can start to drink.Corky did not throw, infusion continues.Once the crust filled with boiling water - treatment began, and these 25-30 minutes of the infusion container with pomegranate rinds should be close to those who are treated.Preparation of an aqueous infusion of dried peels of pomegranate in the treatment of all these diseases the same way.Application - different.
cure for 5 hours from: 1) dysentery;2) salmonellosis;3) typhoid fever;4) cholera;5) acute appendicitis - drink water infusion as follows: 1. After the infusion for 25-30 minutes to drink about half of the liquid (half a glass).Infusion does not percolate, insisting continues.And cover the saucer again.If after 10 minutes it felt healthy, then there was the usual stomach upset (diarrhea) and it is completely healed.It is safe to embark on any journey, t. To. Diarrhea and constipation, you will not.2. If, after 10 minutes did not feel recovered, then you or dysentery or salmonellosis, or typhoid or cholera.You need to stay at home and after 3 hours to drink the remaining water infusion.treatment process lasts 3 hours (3.5 hour infusion) and recover within 5 hours after the start of treatment.
to cure for 1 week from: 1) a stomach ulcer;2) intestinal ulcers (small intestine);3) colitis (inflammation of the colon);4), dysbiosis - drink water infusion of dried peels of pomegranate as follows: 1. After the infusion for 25-30 minutes to start drinking.During the day, drink about half of the water infusion (90-100 ml) of 4 receiving approximately equal portions and after approximately equal periods of time, t. E. Approximately 20-25 ml per 1 serving. drink on an empty stomach, with the 1 st reception in the morning, after waking up, and 4 th reception at night before going to bed.2. Drink water infusion every day of the week, and a day later, ie during weeks 1, 3, 5, 7 -.. Drink the infusion and on days 2, 4, 6 - not to drink the infusion (rest from treatment).3. That's enough for a complete cure.But if someone wants to reassurance to continue treatment, for example, stomach ulcers, it is possible not earlier than in week repeat-week course of treatment.4. In the process of treating water infusion does not percolate - insisting continues.5. In this case, the treatment of alcohol is contraindicated, especially contraindicated during reception of water infusion.6. The essence of treatment is that throughout the gastrointestinal tract are constantly suppressed all bacteria (bacteria not suppressed healthy) and their locations successfully colonize healthy person required to bacteria.7. In addition to the above, it is known that Hippocrates treating this aqueous extract, cut and stab wounds.At superimposed wound net (c / b) cloth that has been soaked in an aqueous infusion of dried peels of pomegranate.This cloth is constantly kept moist until wound healing. ADDITIONS: Garnet - red fruit with ruby ​​grains pulp - one of the most beneficial fruit on earth.The roots of its name - in Latin granatus word that means "grainy."A useful it ... absolutely everything: the skin and pulp of the fruit and its juice, and tree flowers, and roots ... Avicenna in his treatises recalled grenades 150 times, and all - for different reasons!Pomegranate in cosmetics is almost irreplaceable.As a component of creams, oils and ointments he perfectly smoothens and whitens your skin and helps to get rid of spots and freckles pigmentalnyh.Garnet perfectly strengthens your nails and makes persistent and strong your hair.