You will need
- fresh or dried plants celandine.
To brew fresh celandine, pull out a Bush with roots, wash, sparing them from the ground, remove the dried leaves. Then you chop it finely, sliced about half an inch. Use the whole plant: flowers, roots, stems and leaves. Then sprinkle the finely chopped celandine in the jar to fill it halfway, pour boiling water. Cover and let the brewed infusion to cool. As soon as the temperature drops, the infusion can be drunk.
Brewing dried celandine, pour about a quarter of the banks of dry weight. The dried herb is also pre-cut to very fine condition. Similarly, as in the case with fresh herbs, cover and let cool.
When the celandine infusion has cooled, strain it and take half a Cup before meals 2-3 times a day, children of school age you can drink a quarter Cup for 1 times, kids – spoonful.
Brew celandine preferably in such quantity to drink the infusion. Not store it, so the healing properties of the plant are reduced. The infusion of this plant can be used not only for domestic but also for external use. It eliminates skin diseases including acne and acne, helps the skin with vitamins.
You can brew celandine for receiving a bath. Take a bath with celandine at any age, even in very early – for kids this is especially helpful. For a bath pour approximately 0.5 liter of celandine and pour the infusion into the filled tub. You can combine the infusion with other herbs and flowers.
Before starting the use of the celandine, check to see if you are allergic to it. Some people do not experience allergies, if brewed fresh celandine, but when working with dried plant Allergy appears.
Celandine take during the week, then make a break for a few days, usually two.
Advice 2: How to use celandine
Celandine is considered affordable, versatile and effective drug – it is used to treat skin diseases, wounds and injuries, internal organs, inflammatory and allergic diseases, etc. to Use the plant to properly.
If you use celandine in the recipes of traditional medicine, strictly follow the recommended dosage and method of preparation of therapeutic drugs. Prolonged use of greater celandine is also unacceptable because of the high activity of the active components. If you prepare the infusion, remember that a single daily dose is not more than a teaspoon for an adult, which is always diluted in a glass of water. Drink the solution not in one gulp, you must allocate is the amount for the whole day. Juice of celandine should be measured in drops and often need to diluted with water.
Fresh juice of celandine can be instilled into the nasal passages in the treatment of diseases of the nasopharynx – it is possible to obtain nadamu stem of the plant. If you plan to use the juice of celandine into the treatment of diseases of the stomach, a teaspoon of fresh juice should be diluted with boiled water (one glass). Juice of celandine is useful to lubricate the face, especially for acne and inflammation – apply it as a mask for a few minutes, then rinse with water. After the first procedures the irritation may increase, but subsequently, blackheads will be less. Skin problems like warts, eczema, fungal diseases, herpes and other violations of the integrity of the surface tissues, are also treated by rubbing sores juice of celandine. The juice of the plant is well absorbed and needs no fixing bandage dries, celandine forms on the skin a thin protective film, preventing the penetration of bacteria into the tissue.
Infusion of celandine is cooked in a water bath by heating for several minutes, pre-dry or fresh Bay grass boiling water. Infusion of celandine has choleretic and laxative effect, can relieve pain, take it before meals. The administration of infusion should be within one or two months – only in this case it is possible to achieve significant results.
Celandine is most often combined with other medicinal herbs, together with yarrow it successfully copes with bronchitis, in combination with the tri-color violet treats psoriasis.
Ethanolic extracts of celandine take in the presence of cancer.
Advice 3: Looks like celandine
Celandine is a perennial herbaceous plant that belongs to the family of the poppy. The plant contains many different alkaloids and it is therefore considered poisonous, but despite this, is a cure for many ailments.
Celandine is a perennial herbaceous plant from 30 to 100 cm in height. If the damage of the whole plant, especially the roots, secretes a juice, which is in the air very quickly becomes an orange color. The root of celandine branched, red-brown outside and yellow-orange inside, which grows several stems. Stem erect, branched, knotty, covered with hairs. The leaves are bluish bottom, and the top is light green. Lower leaves alternate, long-petiolate, and the upper almost sessile, round or ovoid, jagged pieces that converge at the base of the down. The flowers of this plant are Golden-yellow, on long stalks, have four wreaths, which are collected in small umbrellas. Fruit of celandine – double leaf box.
Celandine blooms from the end of may and almost all summer. Grows on muddy places, often in the shade near houses throughout the country. A lot of the plant on roadsides in rural areas.
Collect all plant at the end of may during a most rapid flowering. Sometimes cut off only the top. Celandine is dried in well-ventilated areas in attics. At harvest plants should not be touching your eyes, nose or mouth. And after working with celandine should be carefully wash hands. Celandine is used to treat various diseases namely jaundice and gall stones, convulsions, chest pain, dyspnea and asthmatic coughs, to treat colds, stomach pain, constipation, diseases of the spleen and rheumatic pains.
At constant rheumatic pains and pain in the joints you need 1 tablespoon of the mixture consisting of an equal number of shoots of nightshade sweet-bitter, flowers, Arnica and hawthorn prickly, grass violet tricolor, leaves of European wild ginger, herb and roots of celandine ordinary, horsetail grass and bark Kruchinina, pour 1 Cup of boiling water. Insist 2 hours and drink warm 0.25 cups three times a day.
The plant is very rich in vitamins. Celandine contains vitamin a, ascorbic acid, many organic acids, essential oil, flavonoids, saponins and alkaloids 14. Particularly rich in alkaloids of the root of a plant.
Experiments show that the preparations of celandine is able to inhibit the growth of malignant tumors. So celandine began to be used as a medicinal and prophylactic remedy against cancer. In such cases, the infusion should be taken in the form of tea. One Cup of boiling water, pour a tablespoon of chopped plants and infuse for 2 hours. Drink 100 ml three times a day.
Warm you need to drink this infusion with cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, severe cough, dyspnea, bronchial asthma, angina pectoris, and all diseases caused by smooth muscle spasm.