Useful and therapeutic properties of cloves

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

Perennial herb to 60 cm tall.It has a thick rhizome with adventitious roots beam.Stems are erect, cylindrical, knotty.Leaves are simple, opposite, sessile, linear, above-rohovatoopushennye, especially at the bottom.The flowers are large, solitary, bisexual, regular, pinkish-purple, five-membered.Fruit - capsule.It blooms in June and July.

Distributed in the European part of Russia, in Western and Eastern Siberia, the Far East and Central Asia.It is found in pine forests, steppe meadows and rocky slopes.

Medicinal raw materials are grass (stems, leaves) and flowers of carnation.Collection of raw materials produced during flowering.

contains 133.6 mg% vitamin C and saponins, especially in flowers;in the grass traces of alkaloids, glycosides, triterpene saponins, flavonoids and coumarin.

Experimental studies have shown that broth cloves field is active mother means not having side effects.Her medications are less active (3-4 times) than the ergot, but are not toxic (no danger of overdose).Preparations

cloves recommended for uterine atony, heavy menstruation, bloody hemorrhoids, metrorrhagia.

In folk medicine, a decoction of the plant, collected during flowering, drink for heart disease, abdominal pain, uterine bleeding;pain in the chest, in the heart, with a strong heartbeat, with hemorrhoidal bleeding, with scrofula in the form of baths and douches.


Broth: 1 full article.tablespoon of raw materials to a glass of boiled water;take 1 tbsp.spoon 3 times a day.

extract: 25 g of raw material in the furnace is evaporated to half;take 1 h. spoon 3 times a day.

oil, home-cooked: a bottle of olive oil taking 1/10 bottle cloves chopped herbs, insist 8 days;use 5-10 drops 3 times a day.

Infusion: 1 tablespoon.spoon herbs in a glass of boiled water, to insist 2 hours, take on Art.spoon 3 times a day with postpartum hemorrhage, and others.

Infusion flowers cloves rubbed the skin to protect against mosquitoes.