We use the ginseng root for medicinal purposes
Named in China "the root of life," the root of ginsengcontains biologically active substances, due to which it is used in folk medicine and is a component of many medications. The study of the properties of ginseng has been practiced for more than one century, but its mysteries have not yet been fully solved.
Traditionally, for therapeutic purposes, use the rootginseng. However, scientists have been shown that its above-ground part also has medicinal properties. During the experiment, it was found that the extract of ginseng based on its root has the same properties as the infusion from its leaves. Therefore, in recent times, the seeds, leaves and flowers of this amazing plant are often used in medicine.
Exerting stimulating effect on the barkthe brain of the root of this plant is used in the preparation of infusions, which have corresponding effects. In the treatment of diabetes mellitus, necrosis and trophic ulcers, hypotrophy and neuropsychiatric diseases, ginseng is also often used. The properties of this plant favorably influence the process of rehabilitation after severe stress. Regular intake of funds on its basis helps to eliminate the syndrome of chronic fatigue. Simply put, the root of ginseng strengthens your immunity, that is, it forces the body itself to fight intensively with the disease.
Indicationsto the use of ginseng extract:
- a metabolic disorder;
- reduction of hemoglobin;
- disorders of the reproductive system;
- various diseases of the nervous system (postpartum syndrome, insomnia, depression);
- the need for blood purification;
- The rehabilitation period, including after the transferred operation.
How to apply and prepare the extract itselfginseng? You will need a plant root (100 grams) and honey (900 grams). It is necessary to grind the root of ginseng on a shallow grater and mix it with warmed honey. Insist 3-4 weeks, regularly stirring with a wooden spatula or spoon. Use before breakfast for half a teaspoon. The course of treatment lasts about three to four months.
To prepare a decoction it will take half a glassgrinded ginseng, which is poured with one or two glasses of water and boiled for five minutes over low heat. Before use, decoction should be filtered.
Toning properties have and tea fromginseng. For its preparation, the ground ginseng root should be poured with boiled water, let it brew for 20 minutes and strain (proportion - 1:10). How to use: for a month, two teaspoons before eating.
Contraindicationsto the application of ginseng:
- pregnancy and the period of breastfeeding;
- age up to 12 years;
- hormonal disorders;
- cardiovascular diseases.
If you are worried about insomnia, ginseng-based drugs should be taken before noon, as they stimulate the nervous system.
Interesting facts about ginseng
In eastern medicine, the ginseng root is used for more than four thousand years. It is believed that this plant - a panacea for all diseases.
The names used for ginseng clearly characterize the attitude to this plant: "divine grass," "the miracle of the world," "the root of life," "the elixir of life," "the gift of immortality."
The ginseng root can be used both raw and candied.
In the twentieth century, ginseng was officially listed in the list of medicines, and then became actively used in the manufacture of medicines.
Despite the fact that this plant for millenniagrows in the east of our continent, the great successes in its study were made by the American scientists-pharmacists. They studied it at the genetic level, and are now actively used as one of the components of medications.