The use of galangal root

At the root of galangal contain tannins, glycosides, essential oils, gum, trace minerals. The useful properties of the root help to use it as a means of treatment and prevention. Root galangal has antibacterial, hemostatic, anti-inflammatory, choleretic, wound healing, analgesic effect.

It stimulates the digestive system, improves appetite, helps to get rid of stomach pain. Decoction to treat stomach ulcers and duodenal ulcers. They are also used as a disinfectant in diseases of the throat, nose, pharynx. In chronic bronchitis and laryngitis use of broth helps to quickly bring the phlegm, relieve bronchial spasm.

In diseases of the liver, biliary tract water extract of galangal root relieves spasm, relieves pain, promotes the flow of bile. When liver cirrhosis, hepatitis, to the basic therapy prescribed by the doctor, you can add the traditional methods of treatment and use a decoction of the root galangal for a long time with short breaks.

How to apply root galangal

To prepare the broth pour one tablespoon dried minced root of galangal Cup boiling water. Heat in a water bath for 20 minutes, strain, bring the volume to 250 ml using boiled water. Take 4 times a day for two tablespoons of broth.

To prepare the tincture, pour 100 g of dry crushed root galangal one liter of rubbing alcohol. Leave in a dark place for 15 days, strain, pour the tincture into a glass bottle, tightly zakuporte. Use 10 drops diluted in a glass of water three times a day.

Use a decoction to treat bruises, wounds, eczema, psoriasis. Soak in the broth a soft cloth, apply to problem areas, cover with plastic wrap and secure with an elastic bandage.

Harm root galangal

Decoction and infusion of the root of galangal is not recommended if a tendency to constipation, during pregnancy and breastfeeding. When treating the root of galangal is necessary to observe the dosage. As the plant refers to the spicy, the excess can trigger vomiting and nausea.

The infusion of the root of galangal is not recommended to persons who have undergone successful anti-alcohol treatment. In case of any chronic conditions before using folk remedies should obtain the advice of a doctor and undergo a thorough medical examination.