Rhodiola rosea is one of the most universal plants, widely used in folk medicine, which has medicinal properties of different directions. It is a perennial plant with straight stems up to 40 centimeters high. In medicine, the purified and crushed roots of the plant are used.
- Composition and properties
- pale and tired skin
- When inflammation of the eyes, gums, ulcers, wounds
- Neurosis, stress
- from festering wounds and bedsores
- rejuvenating tea
- forces for the generaltonus of the body
- Pain in the teeth and sore throat
- Potential problems
- Gastrointestinal disorders, gastritis and ulcers
- Diabetes mellitus
- Strengthening the immune system
- physical exhaustion, fatigue
- Harvesting and storage
Composition and properties
Rhodiola composition contains an essential oil, anthraquinones, sterols, lipids, manganese, terpenoids, carbohydrates, organic acids. The main active substances - glycoside( salidroside) - from 0.5 to 1%, flavonoids, phenolic compounds.
The following medicinal properties of the golden root can be distinguished:
- Accelerates metabolism;
- Improves physical and mental health;
- Positively affects the vascular system;
- Normalizes high blood sugar;
- Increases potency;
- Improves sleep;
- Relieves depression;
- Struggles with neuroses.
- Increases immunity;
- Lowers pressure;
- Regulates the menstrual cycle;
- Provides antitumor effect;
- Regulates the hormonal background;
Depending on the disease, the amount and form of substance intake decreases or increases.to the table of contents ^
Take the medicine of rhodiola in a quarter to half a teaspoon in the morning and in the evening. It is best to add it to tea.
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Pale and tired skin
1 teaspoon of roots should be poured a glass of boiling water, strain after infusion for 1 hour. In the morning and in the evening wipe the disc, moistened in solution, face and neck.to table of contents ^
Drink 30-40 drops of pharmacy tincture 1-2 times a day. Strictly follow the instructions.
For inflammation of the eyes, gums, ulcers, wounds
Use lotions that are applied to the affected areas for half an hour 1 or 2 times a day. To make them, the chopped root of Rhodiola( 50 grams) is poured into half a liter of water, boiled for 10 minutes, left for half an hour and filtered.to contents ^
For this, about 50 grams of this plant is crushed, poured half a liter of vodka or alcohol. The resulting tincture is shaken and filtered. Take half a spoon 2 times a day.
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Tea from the chopped rhodiola root can help. Two teaspoons of root should be poured in 2 liters of boiled water, insist on the order of 2 hours and strain.to table of contents ^
1 tablespoon of dry ground raw material from festering wounds and bedsores
boil 5 minutes in a glass of water. Cool, strain and apply in the form of compresses and lotions.to the table of contents ^
1 teaspoon of crushed root cook for 5-10 minutes on a small fire in 1 liter of boiling water. Drink tea 15 minutes before eating half the glass. The whole volume should be divided into three days. Drink tea for 20 days, then take a break for 10 days.to contents ^
In order to activate vitality, it is necessary to prepare the following mixture. Mix in equal proportions( 20 grams) roots zamanichi and rhodiola, together with the hips, add to the resulting mixture of 15 grams of nettle and hawthorn leaves, as well as 10 grams of St. John's wort. The resulting mixture should be stored in a tissue bag in a dark cool place. It is required to take a decoction on the basis of this collection: take a tablespoon of the mixture, pour boiling water and boil for 10 minutes in a water bath. Then it is insisted for 4 hours, filtered, another 200 milliliters of boiling water are poured, and the broth is ready. The recommended dose is 70 milliliters three times a day.to the table of contents ^
For the general tone of the body
To prepare the tincture, it is necessary to grind 50 grams of roots to obtain a powdery mass and pour two glasses of vodka, place the tincture for 2 weeks in a cool dark place. It is advisable to shake the contents of the bottle once a day. After this period, the mixture must be filtered, and then you can take 30 drops three times a day, daily for half an hour before meals. People with hypertension are recommended to use the drug, reducing the dose six times.
Crushed roots are poured 40% with alcohol in a proportion of one to five. Take thrice a day for 10-15 drops 15 minutes before meals.to the table of contents ^
Pain in the teeth and sore throat
A decoction of the golden root will help. On a glass of water take 1 tablespoon chopped Rhodiola rhizomes, leave for 10 minutes, cool.to the table of contents ^
Used for treatment in the form of a tincture of vodka in the amount of 300 grams and 30 grams of rhodiola root, washed and chopped. Permanent 2-3 weeks a drug to drink 25 drops 3 times a day for half a month.to the table of contents ^
It is necessary to prepare and take on a tablespoon 3 times a day broth. Preparation: liter of water pour 20 grams of root, boil for 10 minutes on low heat, pour into a thermos, let stand for 24 hours, drain.to contents ^
Gastrointestinal disorders, gastritis and ulcers
Helps to decoct the golden root. To make it, you need to take 2 tablespoons of finely chopped root, pour it with 300 grams of boiling water and insist for 3 hours. A small sip of broth should be drunk throughout the day. The proportions are indicated for the production of the daily norm of the broth.
The tincture from rhodiola rosea is used as an adjuvant. There are 2 main recipes:
- Combine the leaves of blueberries and a spoon of finely chopped rhodiola roots, pour all 400 milliliters of boiled water and insist for 3 hours. Apply half a cup before meals in the morning / evening.
- Five laurel leaves pour half a liter of boiling water, insist 4 hours, strain, add a pharmacy tincture of rhodiola - a tablespoon. Drink 3 times a day for 0.3 cup.
Strengthening the immunity
Use a tool called "living water" in another way. One part of the root should be poured with 10 parts of vodka, to stand for 2 weeks in the dark, shaking the container every 3-4 days. At the end of the cooking period strain. Drink a teaspoon 3 times a day before eating.to table of contents ^
Physical exhaustion, fatigue
It is necessary to take 10 drops of liquid extract of the root of gold from the pharmacy 25-30 minutes before meals 3 times a day.
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scing Also helps decoction of the root crushed. It must be drunk as tea, but not more than 2 cups a day. For taste, you can add sugar or honey. To prepare, take 1 spoonful of rhodiola chopped, pour a liter of water, bring to a boil and cook for about 5 minutes.to table of contents ^
Contraindications to admission are:
- Increased nervous excitement;
- Individual intolerance;
Harvesting and storage of
The roots excavated from the soils are cleaned from the ground, washed in running water. Then each root is cut into strips about 5 centimeters long. Keep them in the dark, in a dry room, where a good air circulation is organized. The healing properties of the rhizome retain about 3 years.