Medicinal properties of wormwood in folk medicine

Wormwood in folk medicine has more than four hundred species, but species, which will be discussed - the most common - "wormwood", otherwise called "vermouth" or "bitterness."Medicinal properties include the use of wormwood leaves and tops of plants that are gaining its force during the flowering period - in August.Herbalists collected and roots as well, but to a lesser degree.Wormwood is used in various forms: ointments, powders, teas, herbal teas, infusions and in kind.It is used to treat rheumatism, kidney and liver diseases, for the treatment of anemia, gastritis, ulcers and many other diseases, the list of which would take a long time.It is believed that the wormwood has potent analgesic and anti-inflammatory activity and for this reason is used for healing wounds and abrasions.In addition, it stimulates the gall bladder, pancreas, improves peristalsis weak intestines and has a strengthening effect in diarrhea.At a certain method of its preparation, it affects the increase of appetite.In the prepar

ation of its particular technology used on the contrary, as a tool or component in the fight against excess weight, t. To. It is believed that it improves metabolism.One of the main merits of wormwood is a successful cure it by round worms.

Now consider in more detail some of the ways it is used.

activation of anti-inflammatory properties of wormwood is probably the easiest to use - to treat ulcers, abscesses, wounds and abrasions tarragon crushed and applied to the sore spot, or a place smeared juice plant.

To combat pinworms preparing an aqueous mixture of wormwood infusion broth and garlic.This mixture is used for enemas, which are repeated for several days.

Gastritis, stomach ulcers and duodenal infusion of wormwood used - three times a day for one tablespoon.It is prepared as extracts of the most well-known herbs: half tablespoons of dried or fresh herbs pour a spoonful of two hundred grams of boiled water and insist for about thirty minutes.

infusion made on alcohol or vodka is used in inflammation and elimination of kidney stones and urinary bladder.

the East wormwood applied in the production of special sticks, which, in turn, sear special active points on the skin to stimulate the various processes in the body.The so-called acupressure Shiatsu, only using such herbal stimulants.

known positive combined effect of wormwood with thyme in the treatment of alcoholism.

to treat colds and runny nose are widely used wormwood oil.For this purpose, it is mixed with olive oil and buried in the nose.For treatment of respiratory the mixture of oils used for inhalation.

getting rid of excess weight contributes infusion of wormwood.Preparing it as follows: chopped dried grass insist on alcohol in the ratio of 1: 5 for 21 days in a dark place.10-15 drops diluted in a little water and taken every morning on an empty stomach.The same effect is achieved by using a special Artemisia tea, which is also used on an empty stomach.

To stimulate appetite again used the tea, but it is cooked with the addition of yarrow.Half a tablespoon of sage and half a tablespoon of boiled water milfoil.Take this tea 2 times a day on an empty stomach.

the treatment of rheumatism ointment applied - gruel made from wormwood mixed with any body cream in a ratio of 2: 3 and rubbed as needed.

However, it is important to remember that all the recipes and properties of sage are suitable only for adults.Do not give the wormwood in any way for pregnant women and children.Also, the constant use of wormwood is unacceptable, t. To. Leads to an overdose and can cause serious harm.The maximum duration of the course of treatment - one month.Otherwise, it can cause nausea, vomiting, convulsions, fainting and serious disorders of the nervous system.