Useful properties, contraindications and ways of applying dogrose

It's simply impossible to pass the flowering briar bushes, so the smell of its colors attracts. But, unlike his close relative - roses, he is rightly considered a real healer. Its berries hide a huge amount of useful substances, and the remaining parts are actively used in folk medicine as a natural medicinal product.

  • chemical composition
  • Useful properties
  • Fruits
  • Flowers
  • Leaves
  • Roots
  • Preparations rosehip
  • tea or infusion
  • Broth
  • Oil
  • Syrup
  • liquid extract
  • Recipes
  • applications for improving
  • immunity avitaminosis
  • From
  • cold angina
  • From the flu
  • From the common cold
  • With genyantritis
  • With throat diseases
  • For potency
  • With diabetes
  • With diseases of the oral cavity
  • With hypertension
  • Whenhypotension
  • With cardiovascular diseases
  • With cardiac arrhythmia
  • With angina
  • With gastrointestinal diseases
  • With liver and gallbladder diseases
  • With nervous disorders
  • Harm and contraindications
  • Procurement and storage
  • Drying of leaves
  • Drying fruits
  • Freezing berries

Chemical composition

The benefits of this plant have been known for a very long time. In addition, it is available to very many people on the planet. These healing bushes are growing all over Europe.

Rosehip berries contain:

  • vitamins - C, B1, B2, K, P and PP;
  • macronutrients - zinc, magnesium, chlorine, phosphorus, sulfur;
  • microelements: iron, manganese, selenium, cobalt;
  • tanning agents;
  • pectin;
  • natural sugar;
  • antioxidants.

But not only the berries of this plant are valued for their medicinal properties. Briar leaves are rich:

  • with tannins;

  • essential oils;
  • with natural sugars;
  • polysaccharides;
  • with carotenoids.

Flower petals carry:

  • essential oils;
  • wax;
  • natural sugar;
  • tanning agents;
  • saponins;
  • bitterness.
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Useful properties

Rosehip is not for nothing called the healer of the forest. He really can replace a large number of expensive medicines. Since absolutely all parts of this plant are rich in various substances, they all have certain benefits for a person.

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    In hips of dogrose the record content of vitamin C is more than in lemon and currant, therefore they perfectly strengthen the immunity.
  • With the help of crushed berries make compresses for disinfection of wounds, as well as stop bleeding.
  • The use of berries stimulates the work of the sex glands, can help with hormonal failures and improve the functioning of the thyroid gland.
  • Due to diuretics it helps to remove swelling.
  • Have a mild laxative. It improves the functioning of the intestines and digestion in general.
  • Useful for reducing weight, because ways to accelerate metabolic processes in the body.
  • Lower blood pressure.
  • Have choleretic effect.
  • Helps strengthen the nervous system.
  • Capable of strengthening vessels, have vasodilating properties.
  • Iron in the composition improves intracellular metabolic processes.
  • Increase hemoglobin.
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  • Rosehip flowers are actively used in violation of the assimilation of food and nutrients in the intestine.
  • Help fight against insomnia.
  • Are capable to strengthen walls of vessels, to reduce their fragility.
  • Ointments based on rose hips help in the healing of wounds, burns and ulcers.
  • Prevents the deposition of salts of heavy metals.
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  • The leaves of the dog rose can alleviate the pain, earlier the broth on their basis was given even to women giving birth.
  • Helps in stopping diarrhea.
  • Capable of shooting colic.
  • In cosmetology, rose hips are used to treat acne.
  • Means based on them are suitable for the care of oily and dry skin, they normalize the level of fat.

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  • Drugs based on the roots of wild rose can help with inflammatory processes in the body.
  • Have a diuretic, used in the treatment of cystitis.
  • Help restore body strength.
  • Strengthen immunity.
  • Dissolve stones in the digestive system.
  • Promote the removal of accumulated salts from the body.
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Drugs from rose hips

It is reckless not to use the plant with such a set of useful substances and properties for the preparation of various preparations. Natural medicines made of rose hips can be purchased safely in a pharmacy, or you can prepare yourself.

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Tea or infusion

Tea made on the basis of rose hips is most popular. It not only enriches the body with all the beneficial substances that are contained in the dog rose, but it also helps to keep warm.

To prepare, you need 1 liter of water and 100 grams of dried fruit. Water should be boiled and pour it with a dogrose. In the thermos leave for the night, you can wrap it with a towel. The next morning you will get a delicious and healthy drink that can be supplemented with honey.

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To get a more concentrated infusion, the fruit should be crushed, but the ready-to-cook broth must be filtered before use. Such a drink is actively used for anemia, mental and physical overstrain, with a lack of vitamins and a reduced appetite.

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Preparation of the decoction is very similar to the preparation of the previous product. But to begin with, the fruits taken with water in a ratio of 1:10 must be cooked for 10 minutes. Drink take half a cup 3 times a day to improve immunity.

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oil It is prepared from rose hips and is endowed with not less useful substances:

  • fatty acids;
  • vitamins: A, B1, B2, B6, B9, E;
  • microelements: phosphorus, manganese, iodine, magnesium.

Huge rosehip oil is used by cosmetologists, as:

  • helps to cope with scars;
  • eliminates stretch marks, scars on the skin;
  • effectively fights inflammation;
  • restores the normal fat content of the skin.

Natural rosehip oil is taken inside with:

  • ulcers of the intestine and stomach;
  • hemorrhoids;
  • sore throat.
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This is not only an excellent remedy for diseases, but also a delicious addition to tea or breakfast dishes. Preparation does not require much effort and time.

Hips of dogrose in a ratio of 1: 2 with water to simmer in a saucepan for 15 minutes. Then strain and leave for a day. Next, add sugar and keep on fire until the desired consistency is obtained. Sugar must take the same amount as the dog rose.

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Liquid extract

In fact, this is a high concentration of all the beneficial substances contained in the dog-rose. The technical side of the issue of extract production is very complicated, so it will not be possible to make it home. But you can easily buy at a pharmacy at an affordable price. Often it is used to prevent colds and increase immunity.

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Recipes for application of

The main advantage of this plant is its availability. When there is a choice between medicines and folk recipes, many people choose the latter. Such methods of treatment are natural, in contrast to pharmacies. In addition, the dog rose perfectly copes with many ailments.

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To enhance the immunity of


  • water - 400 milliliters;
  • dried wild rose berries - 2 tablespoons.

Water heated to a temperature of 85 degrees. Add the dogrose by first chopping it. Cover the container with a lid and transfer it to a water bath. Cook for 10-15 minutes. Turn off the heat and cool the broth. Strain and drink 1-2 cups a day.

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With beriberi


  • a mixture of dried hips of wild rose and black currant - 1 tablespoon;
  • water - 2 cups.

Boil the water. Pour the berries with boiling water and leave in the thermos for 3 hours. Every day before eating, drink half the glass.

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For cold


  • dried wild rose berry - 5 tablespoons;
  • water - 1 liter.

Water bring to the boiling point and pour into it the crushed berries of dogrose. Boil for 10 minutes. Pour the broth into a thermos, wrap it with a towel and leave it overnight. The rate of use is 3 glasses a day, one at a time before meals.

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From sore throat


  • rose hips - 1 tablespoon;
  • petals of flowers of a guelder-rose - 1 table spoon;
  • ashberry flowers - 1 tablespoon;
  • water - 0.5 liters.

Water to heat. Petals grind and put in boiling water. Leave in a warm place for 1 hour, then drain. Each meal starts with 1 glass of infusion. The agent can rinse the mouth and throat.

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From influenza


  • honey - 30 grams;
  • rose hips( dried and shredded) - 1 tablespoon;
  • berries of currants and raspberries - 1 tablespoon;
  • water is 100 milliliters.

Berries put in boiling water for 15 minutes and leave in water. Broth on a glass to take in the morning, in the afternoon and in the evening. You can with berries, you can filter.

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From the common cold

For treatment, you need rosehip oil and a pipette. In the morning, in the afternoon and in the evening to dig in oil on half a pipette in the nose. The procedure should be carried out when the nose is not laid. To remove puffiness, you can pre-drip "Naphtizin".

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For sinusitis

As with the common cold, it is necessary to dig in oil in the nose, but in other doses.2 drops to digest up to 8 times a day. To improve the general condition, it is not superfluous to take infusion of dog-rose according to the following recipe.


  • dried wild rose berries - 1 tablespoon;
  • dried petals of camomiles - 1 tablespoon;
  • peppermint leaves - 1 tablespoon;
  • water - 0.5 liters.

Water bring to a boiling state and fill it with berries, flowers and leaves. Leave for 15 minutes. Drink like ordinary tea.

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With throat diseases


  • tincture of propolis - 20 milliliters;
  • rosehip oil - 40 milliliters.

Oil dilute with tincture, lubricate the area of ​​the tonsils 3 times a day before the removal of inflammation.

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For potency


  • crushed rose hips root - 1 tablespoon;
  • water is half a glass.

Roots chop, pour into hot water. Stir in a saucepan under a lid on low heat for 15 minutes. On a quarter of a glass of the means it is necessary to drink during the day 3 times.

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With diabetes


  • Dried Shredded Rosehip Berries - 1 tablespoon;
  • leaves of currant - 1 tablespoon;
  • water - 0.5 liters.

Boil water and pour the ingredients. For an hour the broth should be infused. Drinking, replacing regular tea.

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For diseases of the oral cavity


  • Infusion of dog rose - 200 milliliters;
  • mint leaves - 1 tablespoon.

Infuse the heat and pour it with mint. Leave for 15 minutes. Use to rinse the mouth 3 times a day.

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For hypertension


  • lemon with skin - 1 piece;
  • dried wild rose berries - 1 tablespoon;
  • cranberries - 1 tablespoon;
  • honey is 200 milliliters.

Lemon grate with a peel. Add to it berries and honey. All mix well. During the day, you need to eat 2 tablespoons.

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For hypotension


  • dried sage - 1 tablespoon;
  • infusion or broth of dogrose - 200 milliliters.

Heat the agent from the dog rose, but do not boil it. Pour the sage. Leave for 2 hours. After filter. Take 8 teaspoons a day.

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For cardiovascular diseases


  • crushed dried wild rose berries - 2 tablespoons;
  • hawthorn - 2 tablespoons;
  • water - 1 liter.

Boil the water and fill it with a mixture of berries. Turn on a weak fire and put on it for 15 minutes. Wrap the pan with a towel and leave for a day. Drink half a cup before meals.

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With arrhythmia


  • dried rosehips - 1 tablespoon;
  • water - 400 milliliters;
  • honey - 30 grams.

Water bring to a boil, pour the dogrose and leave for 3 hours. Cool and dilute honey in the broth. Take 1 glass a day.

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With angina


  • lemon - 2 pieces;
  • broth of wild rose - 2 cups;
  • honey is 200 milliliters.

In the meat grinder, twist 2 lemons. Broth of dogrose to heat and pour them lemons. Put in the refrigerator for a day. After the honey is added and cleaned for another day in the refrigerator. Before eating, eat 2 teaspoons of the product.

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For gastrointestinal diseases


  • rosehip seeds - 1 tablespoon;
  • water - 1 glass.

Boil the water, pour the seeds. On low heat, simmer for 15 minutes, then insist 15 minutes. Start each meal with a teaspoon of the remedy.

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For liver and gallbladder diseases


  • rose hips root - 1 tablespoon;
  • water - 1 glass.

Pour the ground root into the water. Stew in a pan covered with a lid for an hour. After a day left under the lid. Take half a cup in the morning on an empty stomach and before going to bed.

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For nervous disorders


  • leaves of wild rose - 500 grams;
  • branches of wild rose - 500 grams;
  • rose hips - 500 grams;
  • water is 4 liters.

Put all the parts of the dog rose in water and boil. Remove from heat and leave for 4 hours. The resulting means to fill the bath. The temperature of the broth should be about 36-37 degrees.

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Harm and contraindications to

Despite all the benefits of dog rose, if taken without recommendations or in very large quantities, it can harm the body. Healing properties and contraindications to the use of dog rose are both men and women, and children, so before using it, it is advisable to consult a doctor.

There are a number of contraindications that must be known:

  • Rosehip and any decoctions of it have a high acidity. Therefore, in order not to destroy the tooth enamel, it is worth using the mouth rinses after taking.
  • Consumption in large quantities, because of the high content of vitamin C, increases the secretion of gastric juice. For the same reason, people suffering from high acidity of the stomach, as well as ulcerative diseases of the digestive system, do not use hips.
  • People suffering from flatulence, you need to take infusions and decoctions of rose hips with caution, swelling can intensify.
  • Vitamin K, which is found in rosehip, increases blood clotting. Therefore, to consume it in large numbers to people with heart failure of grade III, and also the tendency to form blood clots, is not recommended.
  • Prolonged intake of wild rose can cause stagnation in the liver and its inflammation.
  • Decoction from the roots of wild rose can cause constipation and reduce the production of insulin pancreas.
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Harvesting and storage of

When collecting rose hips, it is important to consider that bushes should be away from roads, in clean places.

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Drying leaves

Collect leaves throughout the summer. It is important to collect only healthy green leaves that have not been damaged by diseases or insects. They are either gently torn with their hands or cut with scissors. Roots from them to leave it is not necessary.

Collected leaves are placed in an attic, veranda or balcony, spread out on paper. It is important that the wind blows easily into the drying places, but the sun does not penetrate. Occasionally, raw materials should be mixed. When the leaves dry completely, they should be crushed for convenience.

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Drying of fruits

Collecting hips of rose hips stands before the first frost, as they destroy vitamin C, contained in fruits. For subsequent drying, it is recommended to collect slightly unripe slightly hard fruits.

The most popular way of drying is in the oven. Before the process, you do not need to wash berries, but you should sort out. Spread into 1 layer on a baking tray, and put into a preheated oven for 60-70 degrees for about 8 hours. After drying in the oven for 3 days put the dogrose in a wooden box, so that the moisture is evenly distributed.

From the moment of drying, the dog rose can be stored for 2 years. But it's important to do it right. Fruits should be poured into a container in which air will penetrate well. It can be a light bag or a jar, which should be covered with gauze or a towel. The storage location is dark, since the sun's rays can destroy ascorbic acid. And since the fruits were not washed before drying, before using it should be done.

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Freezing of berries

This is another variant of preserving berries for the winter. To freeze, they must be rinsed for the beginning. In the freezer you need to put the dog rose 2 times. The first - on a baking sheet for several hours, then get it. The second and last - in the package at a temperature of -18 degrees.

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