Leaves of birch from edema
Birch leaves (May)
Indications for use: One of the remarkable manifestations of the properties of birch is help in eliminating the unpleasant phenomena of menopause in women. Birch leaves well normalize hormonal and metabolic processes not only in women but also in men. For women, these leaves are useful in that it perfectly normalizes menstrual bleeding in this difficult period. A birch leaf contains many biologically active substances. They have a strong antimicrobial. anti-inflammatory, wound-healing, resorptive action. Birch leaves kill pathogenic protozoa, lamblia, fungi and others, significantly improve blood circulation, dissolve thrombi of small blood vessels. And as a result, microcirculation is being established, it helps in the treatment of blockage of arteries - thrombophlebitis, endarteritis. The listed properties of birch leaves are useful for furunculosis, mastitis, staphylococcal pneumonia. Birch leaves have both a diuretic and mild choleretic effect. Infusion and decoction of birch leaves are used as an effective diuretic. Infusion significantly increases the urination, swells go through, the dyspnea decreases significantly. Through diuresis, excess uric acid is eliminated, toxins and water are removed from tissues that play an important role in eliminating cellulite and obesity. Baths from birch leaves help to strengthen the roots of hair, prevent the formation of dandruff and helps to heal skin irritations. Apply it in the form of infusion at the rate of five grams (tablespoon) of birch leaves per 250 grams of boiling water, protrude, strain and take two times a day for one hundred grams. Birch leaves are rich in biologically active substances, contains beta-phenols, acids, ethers, flavonoids, coumarins, hyperosides, rutin, tannins, vitamins C, E, PP, carotene, etc. Young leaves of birch have anti-inflammatory, wound-healing, antimicrobial, diuretic, analgesic, antispasmodic, choleretic action; prevents the removal of salts in the joints. Drugs of birch leaves are used for inflammatory diseases of the kidneys and bladder, disorders of mineral metabolism. In addition, the means of birch leaves can destroy fungi, in particular trichomonads, lamblia, improve blood circulation, dissolve thrombi in the smallest blood vessels, contribute to lowering blood pressure. As a result of their reception, microcirculation is established, which helps in the treatment of thrombophlebitis, endarteritis - blockage of the arteries. Birch leaves are curative in the case of treatment of purulent skin diseases, mastitis, staphylococcal pneumonia, sepsis, furunculosis and even with skin and uterine cancer. It has also been shown to have a positive effect in the treatment of dyspepsia in newborns. A good effect is observed after the application of birch infusions and decoctions in the case of diseases of the upper respiratory tract, arthritis, cholelithiasis; in gynecology and dermatovenereology. Birch leaves can kill germs in 2-3 hours. It is no coincidence that the infusion from it serves as an indispensable preventive and curative remedy for colds. It is especially useful to take infusions and decoctions of birch leaves in the spring-autumn period for the prevention of rheumatism and gout. Tea from birch leaves is inferior to infusions of the kidneys due to its antimicrobial effect, but it does not contain tar irritating the urinary tract. Birch leaves is an effective and, perhaps, the most accessible diuretic. Studies have shown that under the influence of birch leaves, urination increases from 400 ml to 2.5 l, edema disappears, and dyspnea decreases. Elderly people suffering from edema with cardiac, renal, hepatic insufficiency should take the rule of drinking every day infusion of birch leaves, then their life will greatly improve. Young birch leaves are used in the treatment of childhood rheumatism.
Dosage form: Leaves of birch, dry. Characteristics: Birch leaves contain betulo-retinic and ascorbic acids, saponins, essential oil, hyperosides and tannins. Description: Dry May birch leaves. Green colour. The smell is weak, peculiar. Pharmacological properties: Infusions of birch leaves have moderately choleretic and diuretic, as well as anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antifungal properties, acts on helminths, trichomonads and lamblia.
Dosing and Administration: With chronic rheumatism with tumors and joint pain, they are stuffed with a tub, trough, baths. The rheumatologist sits in a fragrant green heap 1,5 - 2 hours. Sometimes there are several procedures for healing. To thin the heel spur 2 to 3 times a day for a month, a gruel is made from the leaves and applied to the spur area. Keep at least an hour. If success is not fully achieved, we must immediately go over to the leaves of the mother-and-stepmother - wrap the heel bone. Pregnant women with swelling - 2 teaspoons per 200 ml of boiling water insist 30 minutes, drink hot on the floor. Take a few days before the edema disappears. Birch leaves (May) are used to accelerate and alleviate postpartum cleansings, for which they take 3 tablespoons of leaves for 3 cups of boiling water. Stays in heat or a thermos for 2 hours, adding a pinch of tea soda. Drink a glass in a warm 3 times a day, starting from the 12th day after birth - so recommended by Russian healers.