Useful and therapeutic properties of the bedstraw

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

(honey cake)

perennial herb with cylinder (4 projecting ribbed) stems.Leaves are narrow, almost linear, with curled edges, 8-12 in each whorl.The flowers are small, bright yellow, collected in a whisk.It blooms in June and July.

often occurs in meadows, grassy slopes, near the bushes.

With the purpose of treatment using grass collected during flowering with flowers.Taste plants bitter, astringent.

aerial part contains glycoside bedstraw ascus-rulozid, trioksiantranglikozid, citric and ascorbic acid, tannin, traces of essential oils, dyes and the enzyme that causes curdling of milk, rennet, like animals.

Applies only in folk medicine and homeopathy.It is recommended for heart disease, rheumatism, liver disease, kidney disease, edema, neurasthenia, as an analgesic and diuretic in diseases of the urinary organs, diarrhea in children, as well as the absence of menstruation.The juice of fresh plants and powder of dried flowers has a hemostatic effect.When bleeding from the nose sucked into the nose juic

e of the plant, and the powder sprinkled bleeding.In addition, fresh juice taken (by 2-3 tbsp. Spoon 2 times a day) as a diuretic for kidney disease, edema, as the metabolism improves when boils, eczema, as well as skin cancer.

Collect the grass at the time of flowering or just flowers.In folk medicine, water decoction of herbs drink with heart disease, rheumatism, fright, liver, kidneys, dropsy.Outwardly - the powder of dried flowers poured wounds (including bleeding), a decoction of the whole herb make lotions for eczema, acne on the body, abscesses, bathe troubled children at a cancer of the skin juice taken internally and make gadgets.It is used in homeopathy.


decoction of dried herbs: 40 g per 1 liter;3 Art.spoon 3 times a day - in dropsy, kidney disease, eczema, boils.In summer, use a squeezed juice bedstraw:.

for 1 glass, or 2 tsp 3 times a day.

In the Bulgarian folk medicine, fresh plant juice is recommended for skin rashes, skin cancer, catarrh of the gastrointestinal tract.

applied hot infusion of 4 h. Spoons of raw materials to

2 cups boiling water (daily dose).