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The healing properties of water pepper

composition and useful properties.

healing properties of this plant are due to the large amount of vitamin K and poligopiperina glycoside, which have hemostatic effect with internal bleeding.It is also a medicinal plant contains flavonoid glycosides rutin, that reduces the fragility and permeability of blood vessels.However, tannins water pepper contains few, so local hemostatic effect it does not have.

drugs on the basis of healing plants improve bowel function and stomach, anti-inflammatory, sedative, astringent, analgesic, diuretic, hemostatic and wound-healing effect.

The use of alternative medicine.

  • In folk medicine, water pepper is used in various bleedings.
  • water pepper extract is used to strengthen contractions.
  • Applied as a mustard plaster headache (mashed fresh grass is applied to the back of the head).
  • for destruction of freckles, resorption of solid tumors, removal of scars from the face of chronic bruising ground with grass seeds.
  • Rhizome smartweed part of the gastric binding f
  • to fly did not sit on the sores in animals, they smeared juice of fresh grass.

Recipes medicines pepper water.

pepper extract used in traditional medicine to treat bleeding from the uterus and contractions of the uterus after childbirth .Extract prepared as follows: a dry powder in a ratio of one part of the grass, and one part 70% alcohol.The resulting clear brown-green liquid with an astringent, bitter taste to appoint women 30-40 drops, three times a day.

Water extract used diarrhea to stop bleeding , are made as follows: 200 ml of hot water and 20 grams of dry grass to warm up for 20 minutes in a water bath.Cool to room temperature, strain and pour boiled water to the desired volume.In the day to take no more than 200 ml, divided into three parts.

decoction of the roots of pepper water, traditional medicine recommends gastric ulcer, cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, duodenal ulcer, different bleeding in urolithiasis .

1) Preparation: a liter of water add finely chopped rhizomes (20 g) and boil for 15 minutes, drain.Take a quarter cup four times a day.

2) Another way to prepare the broth: Pour into a bowl 300 ml of boiling water and add 1 tbsp.l.crushed roots.Cover, to insist on a water bath for 30 minutes.Strain, cool to room temperature.Take three times a day on a tablespoon.

You can also prepare the infusion of rhizomes in a thermos: pour into a thermos cup of boiling water and cover 20 g of rhizomes.Insist 8 hours and strain.Take colitis with diarrhea tablespoon, four times a day.Also, use this infusion to rinse the mouth and throat, making syringing with belyah, enemas .

Water pepper internal bleeding also used in combination with other medicinal plants.It should be taken in equal parts roots of pepper and flax seeds.Brewed as a tea, one cup of water 10 g of a mixture.Take 1 tbsp.l.every two hours.

For the treatment of chronic ulcers ("wild meat») traditional medicine recommends herbs pepper powder mixed with a powder of flowers bedstraw in a ratio of 2: 1. fall asleep with the powder up to complete ulcer healing.

As a means against baldness prepared following extract: a mixture of tansy flowers, leaves, birch, calendula, peel onions, sea buckthorn, pepper water - in a ratio of 3: 2: 2: 2: 2: 1. In thermos pour 05 of boiling water and add 3 tbsp.l.mixture.Insist 2 hours and strain.Apply warm, rubbed into the scalp and rinse after washing.

for the treatment of hemorrhoids folk medicine recommends a bath:

1 broth: two liters of water add 400 grams of fresh herb pepper, cook for 15 minutes.Another 20 minutes and strain insist.

2 broth: it is necessary to separately prepare a decoction of the other chopped bread (400 g) and two glasses of milk.Next you need to drain the broth and mix the two, the second broth should be very hot, and pour into a shallow basin.We must try to hemorrhoids were outside, it is advisable to carry out the procedure after a bowel movement.After sitting in a hot bath for 15 minutes, it should definitely be washed away with warm water.These baths should be done within one month every day.

hemorrhoid ointment can be made: to take on the 3 tbsp.l.crushed pepper water, oak bark and common toadflax, and add to warm up the swine lard.Infuse for about 12 hours.The resulting ointment to put on a tampon of gauze and a few hours to enter into the anus.

Another means of pepper hemorrhoids : take 150-200 g of fresh chopped herbs and pour boiling water, then put it on the two boards, to sit and steam for 30 minutes.To infusion is hot, add occasional hot water.Then wrap yourself in a blanket and drink a decoction of pepper water (100 g).

Medicinal properties of pepper have been used as part of protivogemorroynyh candles "Anestezol."


As with any medicinal plants, along with useful properties, water pepper has a number of contraindications:

  • can not apply it in nephritis, an inflammation of the bladder, glomerulonephritis;
  • plant increases the tone of the uterus, and therefore its use during pregnancy can not be;
  • do not recommend long-term use in ischemic heart disease, hypertension, constipation due to the properties of pepper water constricts blood vessels.

Always be aware that water pepper is considered to be toxic .Therefore, it is important not to break the rules of use, taking into account that the infusion of fresh plant has a stronger effect than dry.

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