Herbal tea from swelling

The view that tea from herbs can not bringharm - is not true, because despite the fact that these are habitual for us plants, they still carry a therapeutic function. And irresponsible, it is possible to say, frivolous attitude to such drinks, can lead to undesirable results. If we buy tablets or drugs for injections in pharmacies, we always consult a doctor, then we will definitely read the instructions for the use of this medication, and for grasses, for some reason we carelessly, do not take into account contraindications, apply without interruption for a long time without thinking about the consequences of overdose . And in fact among them there are also poisonous, and those which need to be taken only externally, tk. when ingested, you can get toxic poisoning.


But among them there are those that can be appliedpractically in unlimited quantity without any harm. This list includes: mint, lemon balm, linden flowers. Just have to follow some rules for their reception, and not get carried away.


Cautious should be those who have frequentallergic reaction, hypertension, as well as people suffering from cholelithiasis, part of the herbs are not recommended to pregnant women in the first months. To the list of herbs, which should be treated with caution, included - thyme, oregano, celandine, other plants and even everyone's favorite dog rose.


But if you are prescribed to take herbal teas,as an additional treatment for any disease, it is better to buy them in pharmacies, or in specialized stores where only herbs are sold, where you can also receive additional information about the method of brewing and taking the treatment.


To date, herbal teasapply for colds, as expectorants, with liver diseases, diabetes ... among them there are diuretics, cardioprotective teas. Some of them can be taken on their own, for prevention, but all the same, it is necessary to follow the manufacturer's recommendation, which you will find in the package of the goods, and also it is not too lazy to get a consultation from the phytotherapeutist. It's about herbal diuretics that we'll go on and talk about.

Diuretic herbal teas recommend for a number ofdiseases of the genitourinary organs, with severe edema, fluid retention, dropsy, kidney disease. Thanks to them, the excess body fluid will gradually be eliminated.


To remove excess liquid, mainlyuse such herbs as field horsetail, hops, marshmallow, yarrow, fennel, half-sex, corn stigmas, birch leaves and kidneys. They are considered less dangerous for self-selection. We offer several recipes with them so that you can prepare a diuretic tea.


1. From leaves of birch and field horsetail

We take three teaspoons of leaves and grass,pour boiling water (half a liter) and insist for 1-2 hours, wait until it cools. Filter, take 0.5 cup three times a day, for a week.

We prepare a collection of herbs. We connect the bearberry leaves and watches for 2 tsp; fruits of parsley, birch buds, roots of elecampane and flowers of cornflower - 1 teaspoon. In 200 mg of water for 10 minutes, boil 2 teaspoons of this collection. Filter, drink 20 minutes before lunch, 100 mg 3 times a day.

Connect in equal proportions the root of licorice,sleeping bag, lovage, add 4-6 juniper fruits, put in a mortar to thoroughly puncture. Stir thoroughly, pour cold water (1 cup), put it for 6-7 hours. Then boil for 15 minutes and strain. Use 4 times before lunch for 1 tbsp. spoon. This tea is contraindicated in acute urinary tract diseases and pregnancy.

When cooking, follow certain rules: do not immediately make a large amount of infusion, he sours; store the finished tea in the refrigerator for no more than 2 days; take it before or after a meal in the interval of 30 minutes, preferably within 7-9 days, then take a break for the same period, and only then continue.

4. Teas from juniper and horsetail

Need for field horsetail, juniper fruit. From each ingredient take two tablespoons of raw materials, add the root of creeping wheatgrass - 20 grams, all the components are ground in a mortar, mix. From the received collection it is necessary to take 1 tbsp. spoon, brew in boiling water - 400 gr. water, strain and let stand for 20 minutes. It is recommended to take tea 3 times a day, before eating on a tablespoon.


5. From the erva of woolly (floor-floor)

We brew two tablespoons in a water bathgrass, cover with a lid and let it brew for 45-50 minutes, cool. After percolation, we take tea three times a day for 1/3 cup for half an hour before meals.


In order for herbal healing to be successful,it is necessary at their reception, in addition to drink two liters of water a day, and try to exclude any possibility of fluid retention in our body. Remember that with a lack of water, there may be swelling and various inflammatory processes in the genitourinary organs.