Useful and therapeutic properties of white perestupnya

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

herbaceous perennial with a characteristic napiform thickened or oblong, up to 3 kg, mostly fleshy, yellow (yellow) root and lateral roots.Stem up to 4 m long, scansorial with long, unbranched, scrolling tendrils, faceted, olistven-tion, at the base of a naked, above covered with short stiff hairs.The leaves are relatively large, 5,5-17 cm in length, longer than wide, palchatolopast-WIDE almost triangular with coarsely toothed lobes, the middle lobe longer, at the bottom of a deep semicircular recess, rough-haired short, stiff hairs light,on petioles that are shorter than the leaf blades.Lower inflorescence - stamen, brush on long stalks, carrying not more than 10 flowers, top - pistillate, on short stalks, in the shields.The flowers are small, yellowish-green, bell-chato-five lobes.Fruit - black, spherical, with a green berry pulp.It blooms in June and July.

grows in bushes, on stony slopes and among stony placers.Grown in gardens, parks, running wild.It grows in the western and southern parts of the C


Another type perestupnya - hulwort dioecious, found in the Caucasus and Central Asia - is different from the first

the fact that this plant is dioecious, cup female flowers half as long as corolla, stigma pubescent, red fruits.With

purpose of treatment using both types of roots perestupnya that punctured before flowering plants, clear of the ground, is washed with water before drying and cut lengthwise into pieces.Dry in attics, in the dryer.Use and fresh roots.

plant is poisonous - Strict dosage!

roots of both species contain glycosides and brionin brionidin and resinous substance and essential oil.Brionin an irritant.There are cases of animal poisoning by this plant in the pasture.

Perestupen has a number of medicinal properties.This hemostatic, analgesic and antirheumatic.It is used as a tincture as a painkiller when gout and rheumatoid arthritis, intercostal neuralgia.It is widely used in homeopathy.

In folk medicine, water decoction of the root is drunk with epilepsy, pleurisy, various bleeding, malaria and constipation (laxative - consumed in large doses), and throat disease.

externally - with a throat illness drink 1 teaspoon and rinse the throat;.rinse bad teeth;steamed root is applied on boils, abscesses;is used in inflammation of the inner ear;decoction of herbs obkladyvayut sore throat.Fresh pounded root is used in neuralgia, swelling of the joints and as a pain reliever, as well as the presence of scab on the skin of the head (from the root ointment).When rubbing the skin fresh root bubbles appear.


Broth: 20 g per 200 ml;for 1 h. spoon 3 times a day.Tincture% 25 -I: 10 drops three times a day.Ointment: 1 part juice from the root into 4 parts butter (unsalted) butter or petroleum jelly.Or: 1 teaspoon re

foot mixed with 100 g of sunflower oil - rubbed at rheumatism (careful not to smear the extensive areas of the body)..