You will need
- - med;
- - juice of burdock;
- - alcohol.
In folk medicine, honey with a tincture of burdock is recommended to take inside in diseases such as hepatitis of all forms and backgrounds, gastritis, peptic ulcer disease of the gastrointestinal tract, cholecystitis, urolithiasis, frequent colds and atopic dermatitis. External use the leaves of burdock is assumed when an acne, skin itching, eczema, gout and joint pain – for this purpose, freshly picked and washed leaves of which make a honey poultice and applied on the affected area of the skin or limbs.
For making honey tincture from the leaves of the burdock, rinse thoroughly with water and allow to dry, spread the fabric. Then the leaves need to skip through a meat grinder and squeeze out the juice through cheesecloth, folded several times. The finished juice 500 grams mixed with 500 milligrams of honey, which will increase its efficacy and 100 milligrams of rubbing alcohol, then you need to wait for the complete dissolution of honey and put the tincture in the refrigerator, where it will retain its medicinal properties for several years.
Between the tincture from the leaves of burdock and its juice there is a big difference – people often are just infusions and decoctions, although the SAP of this plant is very valuable biologically active raw materials. When mixed with honey it is becoming an indispensable drug that helps with problems with the gallbladder, liver or gastrointestinal tract. Honey juice of burdock perfectly expels bile, kills bacteria and reduces the intensity of inflammatory processes in the body.
Squeezed from fresh burdock juice can with honey, add to it in the ratio of 1:1 - you can also use medical juice (200 ml alcohol per 1 liter of juice). You can also combine honey and alcohol, mixing them with juice in the amount of 150 milligrams of honey and 150 milligrams of alcohol per litre of fresh juice lopuhovka. The prepared mixture should be stored in the fridge and take 1-2 tablespoon before meals three times a day until the disappearance of the disease or its symptoms.
The leaves of burdock compresses should be stored in the refrigerator, pre-placing them in a plastic bag.
Experienced herbalists recommend to collect burdock leaves to make juice with honey only in the late spring.