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Description, useful properties and use of smoke
Botanical characteristics of medicinal smoke
Dymyanka is a medicinal annual plant with graceful flowers and beautiful leaves. Dymyanka does not grow more than 40 cm in height. This plant with a thin stem and alternating leaves grows very densely. Graceful smoky flowers are collected in inflorescences - brushes. The flowers of the plant come in different colors - for example, light pink, dark red and even black and red. The fruit of the smoke is a brownish nut with a seed inside. The smokehouse blooms from June to July, and the fruits ripen from July to October. Very often, this plant can be seen in heavily littered places and fallows.
Useful properties of medicinal smoke
In ancient times, this plant was used only by folk healers, but recently scientists have proven its beneficial properties, and now drugs are produced from the smoke. The smoke contains substances that help to remove bile from the body, soothing all ailments. The plant improves the function of the digestive system, while relieving vomiting, headaches and nausea. Smoke herb has anti-inflammatory and diaphoretic effects. In addition, drugs from the smokehouse have analgesic, tonic and antimalarial properties. Smoke stimulates appetite, normalizes metabolism, and also stimulates the secretion of the digestive glands.
The use of medicinal smoke
Medicines are prepared from the aerial part of the plant. You need to collect the smoke during its flowering. After collection, the raw material is dried. For drying, any room that is quickly ventilated is suitable - for example, an attic. You can store the smokehouse for no more than two years and always in a closed container.
Due to its high beneficial properties, the smoke is used in folk medicine for internal bleeding of any kind. Dymyanka is used for gastritis with low acidity. Smoke preparations help with bronchitis, tuberculosis, hepatitis, constipation and hysterical conditions. In many cases, the smoke is used as a diuretic.
Fresh smoke juice is the best medicine for skin diseases. Concentrated infusions prepared from the aerial part of the plant are used for dermatomycosis and abscesses in the form of compresses or lotions. The seeds of the plant will help men cope with impotence.
Smoke grass contains alkaloids: protopin, aurotensin and synactin. Protopin is a substance that temporarily accelerates the pulse. Dymyanka is also a blood-purifying plant.
Dymyanka is used for the preparation of medicinal infusions, decoctions, ointments and tinctures. For the treatment of diseases, smokehouse is also often used in the form of fresh juice.
Choleretic infusion of smoke. This infusion is very easy and quick to prepare. To prepare it, you need to take 1 teaspoon of smoke herb and pour 100 ml of boiling water over it, and then leave it to cool. After 10 minutes, you need to strain the product and squeeze out the raw materials. Half an hour before meals, take 2 tablespoons of the finished infusion 3 times a day.
A decoction of smoke for psoriasis. For him, you will need smoke and forested grass in equal parts. Taking 3 teaspoons of the ready-made mixture, pour 500 ml of boiling water over it, leave everything to brew for 5 minutes. After cooling the finished broth, it must be filtered. It is necessary to take such a medicine 20 minutes before a meal, 150 ml 3 times a day.
Smoke tincture for skin disease. To prepare it, you need to take 12 grams of smoke herb and pour 50 ml of 70% alcohol into it. Further, the composition is left to infuse for 7 days, not forgetting to shake it periodically. After a week of infusion, the medicine must be filtered. Such a tincture is taken in 20-30 drops half an hour before meals three times a day.
Smoke infusion to increase appetite. Take 2 tablespoons of smoke herb and cover it with two cups of boiling water. Leave to steep for 5 minutes. Take such an infusion, 1 tablespoon 3 times a day before meals.
Smoke herb ointment for hemorrhoids. Take dry haze herb and grind it into powder. Next, take 2 tablespoons of finished smoke powder and mix with 100 grams of petroleum jelly. This ointment is used to lubricate hemorrhoids.
Contraindications to the use of smoke
The smokestack is a poisonous plant, and this should not be forgotten. It is for this reason that preparations from this plant must be used very carefully. Large doses of smoke drugs will lead to increased urine flow, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Talk to your doctor before taking your fume medicine.
The author of the article: Sokolova Nina Vladimirovna | Phytotherapist
Education: Diploma in "General Medicine" and "Therapy" received at the Pirogov University (2005 and 2006). Advanced training at the Department of Phytotherapy at the Peoples' Friendship University of Moscow (2008).
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