Greater celandine is a very common plant that grows anywhere. Useful properties of celandine became known to the people long ago, so it is used in various fields of healing, in the form of infusions of various herbal teas, ointments for treating large number of diseases. Celandine contains vitamins A and C, essential oil, twenty alkaloids, Apple and geodonbuy acid. Even includes saponins and flavonoids, which are characterized by high biological activity.
Medicinal properties of flavonoids affect the body anti-inflammatory and antiviral effect, they prevent the manifestation of allergic conditions and stop the growth of tumors.
Celandine in folk medicine for various skin diseases many folk healers used the celandine. With the help of celandine to treat poorly healing wounds, scabies, clean corn.
As celandine has choleretic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antitumor effects, it is prescribed for various diseases, such as hepatitis, pancreatitis, cholangitis, ulcer, cholecystitis and ulcerative colitis. Unmistakable use of celandine can also positively affect your nervous system.
How to prepare celandine Tincture of celandine
Most injuries, traumas, wounds cured with tincture of celandine in the form of compresses. For this lotion you need to take 1 tablespoon of dried celandine, pour a glass of boiling water and put infuse until cool. In the remainder of this infusion it is necessary to dip the cloth and apply to the affected area for 20 minutes. Depending on the reaction of the body selected concentration of infusions. If it burns, dilute with water.
Useful properties of celandine spread to liver, gall bladder, stomach or intestines. Folk medicine recommends the tincture (after straining of course) ingest 1 tbsp before each meal.
If we add to 1 tbsp of herbs celandine 1 h spoon of sage and pour a glass of boiling water, this extract can safely treat diseases such as dental abscess and gingivitis. This infusion rinse mouth several times a day.
Ointment of celandine
On the basis of celandine ointment is produced, which helps in various skin diseases. To prepare this ointment, you will need to grind the dry grass celandine to powder to be mixed in equal proportions with unsalted butter, melt in a water bath and allow to cool. After cooling, the ointment is ready for use. Affected area should be smeared with this ointment 2 times a day. Cure scabies, psoriasis, warts, eczema and other skin diseases.
Juice of celandine
Useful properties of celandine and spread on a freshly picked plant. Juice of celandine cauterize several times a day warts, papillomas and condylomas.
When you use celandine for medical purposes, it was discovered that the celandine is a poisonous plant. And if it is wrong to take the infusion and decoctions with it, it can be very seriously poisoned. Important not to overstate the doses recommended in this article.