Useful and therapeutic properties of common lilac

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

A well-known ornamental shrub 3-6m or higher, sometimes a tree with a broad crown.The leaves are opposite, ovate, at apex dlinnozaost-rennye, cordate at base, entire, petiolate.The flowers are purple, white or another color, fragrant, in dense pyramidal panicles.Blossoms in May.

divorces often in parks and gardens, near the property.The flowers contain fenolglikozid syringin, siringopikrin, essential oil, farnesol;bark - syringin.

Medicinal raw materials are flowers (mostly white), leaves, buds and sometimes bark.

In folk medicine lilac brewed as a tea or used as a tincture and drink in malaria, diarrhea, noise in the head, stomach ulcer, cough, whooping cough, dyspnea, pulmonary tuberculosis, kidney stones, epilepsy, belyah and mixedwith linden flowers - as a diaphoretic and antimalarial.

Infusion or tincture of common lilac leaf is used as a remedy for malaria, a fairly widespread and recognized by some doctors, is applied to suppurating wounds.In addition to people and homeopathy rheumatism use in

side the infusion of flowers and buds, and neuralgia topically applied ointment from kidney cortex applied when erysipelas.

In folk medicine, flowers insist on kerosene and rubbed at rheumatism, sciatica, is applied to the bast places erysipelas.

P rimepenie

Broth: 1 tablespoon.spoon of dry inflorescences brewed cup of boiling water and drink 1 tbsp.spoon 3-4 times a day.

Infusion of leaves: 10 g per 200 ml;stand 8 hours;1 tbsp.spoon 3 times a day.

Tincture of leaves: a quarter cup of crushed leaves in 1 cup of alcohol or vodka.The dose of alcohol tincture - 20-30 drops of vodka - 50 drops 3 times a day (for malaria).

Tincture of flowers and buds for the treatment of rheumatism: prepare and use as well as the infusion of the leaves.

ointment from kidney: 1 part juice or condensed broth into 4 parts powder foundations, mix thoroughly (neuralgia).

flowers tincture (1: 5), pour vodka, insist 7 days and take 30 drops a day, while this tincture make compresses on the joints in the deposition of salts in the joints, and in particular - the heel spur.