Useful and therapeutic properties gryzhnika polygamous gryzhnika fibrous

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

Annual herb 5-10 cm tall, yellow-green, slightly pubescent.The root of the weak, thin, branching.Stems numerous, recumbent, almost naked or slightly short-hairy.The leaves are opposite, oblong-obovate or elliptical, small, naked.The flowers are small, five-membered, collected glomeruli in the axils of the leaves at the top of the stem.It blooms from July to September.Fruit - nut.The plant dry smells coumarin.

Medical raw material is a herb collected during flowering, dried in the shade outdoors or indoors.

When gathering should be distinguished from gryzhnika Besser - silnoopushennogo plants, there is no bar, sitting snout.

Ready raw material - yellow-green grass with a smell of coumarin.In the finished raw material should not be more than 3% of the roots and rough wooden parts of the stem, brownish plants, and so on. D. Shelf life 2 years.

C drug to be used as gryzhnik polygamous replacing gryzhnik naked in the southern regions.Different gryzhnik tetramerous polygamous flowers and long style.The dry

smell of coumarin.It grows most often on sandy soils.

Grass gryzhnika saponinoobrazny contains glycoside herniarin (split into sugar and gerniarovuyu

acid, which has a pronounced haemolytic action), an alkaloid paronihin, methyl umbelliferone, coumarin and essential oil.

gryzhnik Used in folk medicine in many countries.He is considered a specific means for the treatment of acute inflammation of the bladder, bladder spasm.

widely used gryzhnik as a diuretic, it is used in all types of kidney disease, especially in acute nephritis, urinary incontinence, dropsy, rheumatism, arthritis, gout, gonoreynyh inflammation of the urinary tract, and others. Diseases.

The people recommend taking gryzhnik with muscle pain after heavy physical work, in gonorrhea, inflammation of the kidneys, rheumatism, gout, and others.

occurs on the territory of Russia gryzhnik hairy.It has the same properties and is used in the same way as gryzhnik naked.


infusion is prepared at the rate of 1:10, and is used for 1 st.spoon 3-4 times a day, or 10-15 g of chopped herbs to 1 cup of water, take 1 tbsp.spoon 4-5 times daily for acute and chronic bladder catarrh, pains in the joints and incontinence.

Sometimes the infusion of 30-50 g per 1 liter of boiling water drink 1/2 cup 3 times a day with the above diseases.