The use of herbs in folk medicine

June 22, 2016 23:23 | Drug Plants

Adonis spring - above-ground part is used as an analgesic, diuretic and obschesedativnoe, dilates blood vessels of the heart and kidneys, increases heart rate, relieves asthma with a strong cough, increases urination, raises the tone.

Contraindications: plant is poisonous, and therefore it should be used cautiously.

Air marsh - root has a pronounced disinfectant, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, tonic, sedative, analgesic, expectorant, antipyretic, diuretic, choleretic, astringent, wound healing, hematopoietic, anticonvulsant and antiemetic effect.

Althaea officinalis - the root of the plant has a good emollient, enveloping, expectorant and analgesic effect, reduces irritation of inflammatory and ulcerative processes.The roots of marshmallow are part of many infants fees.

Amaranth spiked - the plant is used as a hemostatic agent in hemoptysis, severe and persistent menstrual bleeding hemorrhoids, use intestinal colic, diarrhea (dysentery and simple).

Anise ordinary - fruits are used to enhance

the secretion of milk in nursing mothers, it improves the activity of the gastrointestinal tract, improve cerebral blood flow, elevate mood, have a mild laxative and expectorant action, they are used for flatulence.

Aralia Manchu - the root of the plant is used in the dosage forms in neurasthenia, fatigue, mental.and physical tiredness, impotence, and as a tonic for fatigue, hypotension symptoms, mild depression.

must not be used for high blood pressure and insomnia.

Arnica mountain - dosage forms of the inflorescence arnica have choleretic and hemostatic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, wound healing, anticonvulsant and sedative effect, they improve the nutrition of the heart muscle, increases the tone of the uterus in women.

plant is poisonous, so the internal application requires great care.

Astragalus Danish - fresh plant has tonic properties, restores the body's in a strong exhaustion and fatigue.Slightly lower blood pressure, dilate blood vessels and slow the heart rate.

Ledum palustre - plant has diaphoretic, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, analgesic, antibacterial and wound-healing effect.It is used in acute and chronic bronchitis, pneumonia, whooping cough, tuberculosis, asthma, intestinal diseases, as well as for the treatment of kidney disease, rheumatism (inward and outward), hypertension, eczema, malaria.

plant is poisonous, you should strictly follow the dosage.

crassifolia - the plant has anti-inflammatory, astringent, styptic and antiseptic properties.It is used for non-infectious colitis and enterocolitis, for the treatment of cervical erosion, gastro-intestinal diseases, as well as to rinse with stomatitis and gingivitis.

Basil myatnolistny - grass is used as a tonic, anti-inflammatory and an aromatic agent.It is useful for colds, asthma, inflammation of the urinary tract in renal disease, poor circulation and fatigue, to improve the work of the digestive organs.

Berberis vulgaris - barberry berries are used as a means of cleansing the blood, in the treatment of scurvy, liver diseases, kidney, urinary tract, as a diaphoretic, choleretic, hemostatic with female diseases (improves blood clotting).

periwinkle - used in septic sores, wounds, rashes, skin ulcers, diseases of the mouth and gums.The plant helps to reduce the pressure in hypertension, relieves spasms and reduces headaches.

Periwinkle slabotoksichen, so you need to strictly abide by the dosage.

Everlasting Sand - increases blood pressure, has choleretic, diuretic, diaphoretic, expectorant, hemostatic, blood-cleansing, antimicrobial, antiseptic, analgesic and anthelminthic action.

high blood pressure should not be used, the plant is slightly toxic, therefore it is necessary to observe a dosage.

Hawthorn blood-red - all parts of the plants soothe the nervous system, improve sleep, have a beneficial effect on the activity of the patient's heart, lower blood cholesterol levels, normalize the thyroid gland.It is useful to use in atherosclerosis, gastro-intestinal diseases, hypertension.

not use when hypotension.

Glechoma hederacea - use herbs that have anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, analgesic, hemostatic and wound-healing properties.It also stimulates appetite and improves metabolism.

plant is slightly toxic, require adherence to dosage.

betony - grass and roots have anti-asthmatic, expectorant effect, laxative and sedative properties help krovesvertyvaniyu, lower blood pressure.The plant is used in the gastro-intestinal disorders, whooping cough, gout, jaundice and rheumatism.

borage - herb has a beneficial effect on metabolism, has anti-inflammatory, analgesic, diuretic, diaphoretic, laxative effect, calms the nervous system and eliminates cough.It helps with diseases of the kidneys, liver, gallbladder, rheumatism, skin irritation.

Valeriana officinalis - plant roots reduce the excitability of the nervous system, normalizes sleep, enhance the effect of hypnotics, dilates blood vessels of the heart, relieve spasms of the gastrointestinal tract, have anticonvulsant activity, anthelmintic, carminative action.

Overdose plants causes headaches, nausea, drowsiness, disturbance of the heart, an oppressive state.

Cornflower blue - flowers used for the preparation of a variety of dosage forms, which are used as an analgesic, antipyretic and antifebrile, urea, streams and cholagogue.Assist them for colds, conjunctivitis, blepharitis, have a wound-healing effect.

Infusions and broths cornflower slightly toxic, are not recommended for women during pregnancy.

watch a three-sheeted - leaves have choleretic, krovoochistitelnym, anticonvulsant, analgesic effect.Cooked drugs stimulate appetite, it is a good stimulant of metabolism, improve digestion, improve mood and performance.

Verbena officinalis - flowering tops are used to prepare the medicinal agents that enhance lactation, have anti-inflammatory, anticonvulsant, antipyretic, antiseptic, analgesic, sedative effect.

should not be used in early pregnancy, as verbena enhances the tone of the uterus.

ling - aboveground part has diuretic properties and is used for kidney stones, rheumatism, colds, nervous disorders, dysentery, pulmonary tuberculosis.Externally - with suppurating wounds, burns, eczema and other skin diseases.

Veronica officinalis - plant tops have wound-healing, analgesic, antibacterial, blood-cleansing, expectorant, anti-convulsive, anti-inflammatory and hemostatic effect.

Lithospermum officinale - grass is a diuretic, laxative and analgesic effect, is used for headaches, colds, painful menstruation and urolithiasis, to speed up the difficult birth, pain in the stomach and as a laxative.Externally used for cuts and bruises.

Highlander bird, or knotweed - aboveground part has a tonic, diuretic, astringent, antipyretic, hemostatic, anti-inflammatory and anthelmintic properties.The plant is used for the removal of kidney stones and bladder, lower blood pressure, increase the amplitude of respiratory movements, in diseases of the stomach, hemorrhoids, diarrhea, edema of various origins.

should not be used for acute inflammation of the kidneys and bladder.

yellow gentian - roots and rhizomes have aseptic and antibacterial properties, promote digestion, stimulate appetite, eliminate heartburn.The plant stimulates the gall bladder, topically applied for the treatment of wounds and reduce the sweating of the feet.

Herb Bennett - the plant has hemostatic, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, sedative, carminative, choleretic, wound healing, anti-emetic properties.If loss of strength improves overall health, reduces sweating.It helps with dysentery, colic, vomiting, gas delay.

Elecampane - roots have a calming, anti-inflammatory, astringent, diuretic, choleretic, expectorant, diaphoretic and anthelmintic properties.Improve digestion (especially with low acidity of the stomach), stimulate appetite, regulate the secretory function of the stomach and intestines, stimulates the body's metabolism.

When kidney disease nard administered in fees in small doses, it is also contraindicated in pregnancy.

Melilotus officinalis - aboveground part has a soothing, emollient, expectorant, anticonvulsant, carminative, healing and soothing properties.Preparations from the plant helps with chronic bronchitis, asthma, migraine, headache, dizziness, faintness caused by high blood pressure.

plant is slightly toxic, compliance with the dosage required.

Oregano - herb has a calming, anticonvulsant, anti-inflammatory, choleretic, diaphoretic, carminative, expectorant and sedative effects.Oregano stimulates the appetite, stimulates the activity of the gastrointestinal tract, relieves spasms of the stomach and bowel, headache, nausea, vomiting, women regulates the menstrual cycle.Shown for insomnia, epilepsy, rickets, diathesis, itchy rashes, boils and other skin diseases.

Drinking too much strong tea of ​​oregano may reduce sexual activity in men;herb is contraindicated in pregnant women.

Fumaria officinalis - aboveground part has a stimulating, krovoochistitelnym, expectorant, analgesic, sedative, vasodilator, wound healing, stream, urinary and choleretic properties.dymyanki preparations strengthen the immune system, improve the activity of the liver have a beneficial effect on the heart and blood vessels, stimulate the bowels, tone the smooth muscles of the uterus, relieve stomach cramps and itching of the skin.

Angelica medicinal - roots and rhizomes stimulate blood circulation, enhance immunity, has expectorant, anti-inflammatory, sedative, diuretic properties and flow.Use the underground part of bronchitis, pneumonia, laryngitis, enhancement of motor and secretory function of the intestines, rheumatism, gout, arthritis, sciatica, hysteria, insomnia and other nervous disorders, as well as to deal with infertility and prevention of diseases affecting women.When using

possible skin allergy.

ginseng - plant adaptogen, which increases efficiency.Restores strength after illnesses, promotes longevity.The roots help with fatigue, tiredness and weakness, normalize blood pressure.Stop vomiting, strengthen heart function, reduced shortness of breath, stimulate blood, enhance gonadal function and help digestion.

case of overdose and long-term treatment without interruption plant produces side effects as headaches, insomnia, pressure boosting.

Honeysuckle fragrant - above-ground part of the plant is a diuretic, wound healing, antiseptic, diuretic and sedative properties.Apply for pain in the gastrointestinal tract, to rinse the throat with tonsillitis, is used in diseases of the eye, to wash your hair at their loss, wound healing.

chickweed - the entire plant and its juice have anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and antiscorbutic effect, improves heart function, relieve pain, strengthen the nerves, tumors soften, stop bleeding and heal festering wounds.In folk medicine, steamed grass is applied to the sore spot with gastrointestinal diseases, rheumatism, gout, sciatica, sprains.

St. John's wort is considered a means of "99 diseases", has antimicrobial, hemostatic, anti-inflammatory, astringent, analgesic, wound healing, diuretic and choleretic effect.The herb helps with female diseases, diseases of the heart, liver, bladder, gastrointestinal tract, has a calming effect on the nervous system.

zmeegolovnika Moldovan - grass or leaves stimulate appetite and normalize the activity of the digestive organs.It is used for rheumatism and bruises.The plant has a soothing, calming, healing and anti-convulsive effect.In Tibetan folk medicine used for diseases of the liver and stomach.

Goldenrod ordinary (golden rod) - herb has anti-inflammatory, wound healing, diuretic and astringent.Apply with neurasthenia, jaundice, rheumatism, boils, wounds, fractures, as a diuretic remedy for kidney stones, as well as a rinse - with angina, inflammation of the mouth, to strengthen the gums and eliminate bad breath.

Beware of poisonous plants.

Centaury - aboveground part has krovoochistitelnym, choleretic, analgesic, laxative, carminative and anthelmintic properties.Grass reduces gastric acidity, increases appetite, enhances the activity of the digestive system.

not recommended for use in gastritis with low acidity of gastric juice.

Ginger officinalis - rhizomes have a tonic, analgesic, antispasmodic, carminative, anti-emetic, diaphoretic, expectorant and healing effect.In oriental medicine ginger is used in kidney, liver and intestinal colic, whooping cough, hiccups, flatulence, acute gastritis, for the treatment of dysentery, rheumatism, malaria, toothache.

Calendula officinalis - flowers are used for the preparation of medicinal drugs, which calm the central nervous system.It is also used as an expectorant, stream, urinary and choleretic funds for the regulation of cardiac activity, blood pressure reduction.The plant has anti-inflammatory, astringent, antibacterial, wound healing, antirachitic effect.

Calendula officinalis is not recommended for hypotension.

marsh marigold - the upper part of the plant has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, anticonvulsant effect.In small doses, taking painful menstruation, bronchial catarrh, whooping cough, externally - with neurodermatitis, eczema and burns.

Chestnut horse - has astringent, analgesic, hemostatic, anti-inflammatory and anticonvulsant effect.Apply with hemorrhoids, increased acidity of gastric juice, and chronic inflammatory diseases of the bowel, persistent diarrhea, spleen diseases, respiratory tract, rhinitis with severe inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nose and throat.External use for rheumatism, gout, sciatica, hemorrhoids bleeding.

Cyprus angustifolia - grass and roots have styptic, astringent, wound healing, smyagchitelnym, mild laxative and sedative properties.Helps with headaches and insomnia.

oxalis common - leaves and roots regulate digestion, anti-inflammatory, wound healing, urinary and choleretic effect, is antiscorbutic and anthelmintic agent.