mugwort or as it is popularly called mugwort, belongs to the family Asteraceae.The plant is very high, sometimes reaching a height of one and a half meters.Leaves from the top are dark green, and the bottom white.Blossoms small, collected in a basket white or slightly reddish color.Artemisia vulgaris is found everywhere and is growing on the banks of reservoirs, field margins, forest glades, meadows and littered the ground.People use mugwort is quite common.It is used in epilepsy, fright, convulsions, neurasthenia, hysteria, paralysis, nervous insomnia and depression, headaches, neuralgia, bronchitis, cough, bronchiectasis, asthma, pulmonary tuberculosis, gastritis and colitis.In addition, in the old mugwort used for impotence in men.
Due to its composition, which contains essential oils, resins, organic acids, tannins, vitamins C and B1, carotene, mucus, mugwort becomes simply irreplaceable at complex or self-treatment of many diseases.
People use mugwort
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for treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis boil 1 tbspdried and crushed roots mugwort two glasses of white wine, after boiling for 10 minutes.At the ready, strained and warm broth is added 1 tbsphoney and drink 1 glass every morning on an empty stomach.
When nephrolithiasis using mugwort do sitz baths.To take a bath big armful of dry or freshly picked leaves and stems of the herb, brewed with a large amount of boiling water, not less than five liters, give the brew for an hour, then strain.The resulting infusion of mugwort is added to a warm bath, and take her to a sitting position for 20-30 minutes.It is desirable that the bath cools down, so you should advance to prepare a hot infusion of mugwort, which will need to pour into the tub.
popularly used mugwort and neurological disorders such as epilepsy, seizures and convulsions.For this purpose 30 g of root mugwort boiled in half a liter of water for 5 minutes.Strain the resulting broth, it is necessary to drink at night, being directly in bed, in small sips before the first drops of perspiration.The same decoction has a positive effect in the treatment of round worms, and prolonged diarrhea.
In epilepsy and milled into flour used well dried mugwort root.It can be taken both in pure form and mixed with sugar in equal quantities.Powder wormwood need to take 1 tsp4-6 times a day for one week, drink clean water.
female pathology also treats mugwort, especially the lack of menstruation, the so-called amenorrhea.2 tbspherb mugwort pour ½ liter of boiling water and insist 1:00.The resulting infusion is filtered and taken half a cup 3-4 times a day before the first menstruation.Typically such treatment takes one to two weeks.
When unoperative stomach cancer and female genital mutilation is evaporated to a syrupy state previously prepared infusion mugwort.For the preparation of tinctures are stuffed with fresh or dry grass with roots and stems of the bank up to the top, and fill with pure alcohol.Close the lid and insist for two weeks in a cool dark place.Bank periodically shaken.
When obstructive jaundice of mugwort use dry powder made from the root of a plant.It needs to eat 1/2 teaspoon with a glass of warm water 2 times a day, morning and evening for 30-40 minutes before eating.
For colds and flu mugwort popularly recommended for use in tincture form.20-30 drops of finished alcohol tincture is diluted in 1 tablespoonof water at room temperature, and drinks three times per day.
Apply in people mugwort and externally.With its help treat rickets, pyoderma, rinse your mouth with stomatitis, toothache, sore throat with angina, as well as used as douching with belyah.For the treatment of festering wounds and nonhealing long used the juice of the fresh plant.
When hypoacid gastritis take 1 tbspmugwort root and steeped in a cup of boiling water.After 15 minutes, filter and take 1 tbspevery 2 hours.
medicinal plant has its contraindications.Mugwort is strictly forbidden to take during pregnancy.As a young plant can be used in food for salads and as a seasoning for meat dishes.At home, the common wormwood is used as an insecticide to repel mosquitoes, fleas and mosquitoes.
harvested mugwort as a drug is necessary during flowering - leaves, usually in June-August.The root of the plant in the fall are encouraged to collect and dry in a well-ventilated area.