Root-kalgan: medicinal properties and recipes of broths
The cobweb is upright in the people called the kalgan. The roots have other names: oak, Uzik and wild Kalgan. In Asia, the rhizomes of this plant are used on a par with ginger as a seasoning for dishes. In Russia, it is actively used in distilleries for adding to balms and tinctures, and in the confectionery and canning industry - as a spice.
The kalgan begins to blossom in the summer. The healing properties are known in folk and traditional medicine. As a food and medicinal raw material, rhizomes are used more often, which are dried beforehand. The chemical composition of the roots is rich in fatty acids, flavonoids, glycosides, triterpenoids, vitamins, carotenoids and other valuable substances. A high content of catechin (tannins) was noted.
In addition, it exhibits painkillers,anti-inflammatory, bactericidal, astringent and hemostatic actions of kalgan. The healing properties are unique and help to cope with gastrointestinal diseases, dysentery, meteorism, enterocolitis, diarrhea and peptic ulcer. It is proved that decoctions from the plant relieve inflammatory processes and treat cystitis. It is recommended to take with gastric and uterine bleeding.
Alcohol tinctures are used to treateczema, burns, frostbite, acne and various skin lesions. Broths caress the mouth with angina, gingivitis, periodontal disease and stomatitis. To strengthen the gums and get rid of the fetid smell from the mouth, dry powder from the rhizomes, which is strewed with toothpaste, will help. With regular cleaning, there is less bleeding and sensitivity of the enamel.
Also has anticonvulsant andantiseptic action of the grass (kalgan). Therapeutic properties help reduce spasms of smooth muscles, have a moderate analgesic and laxative effect. It is prescribed for gastritis, rheumatism, Botkin's disease and gout. Infusions on goat's milk have a diuretic effect.
The plant has a mass, and contraindicationsare absent. According to scientific researchers, kalgan is absolutely non-toxic and does not have side effects. Based on this fact, it can be used at any age. Restrictions apply only to alcoholic tinctures. The healing properties of the root of the Kalgan are known from ancient times and help in solving most diseases. Let's imagine some valuable recipes from the grass:
- With a sore throat, make the next broth: take 10 gr. roots and brewed a glass of boiling water. Take inside a dessert spoon 4 times a day. You can rinse their mouth.
- Get rid of acne and seborrhea will help decoction ofrhizomes. It is done similarly to the above-described recipe, only in this case it is necessary to take more raw materials to make the solution more concentrated.
- To heal purulent wounds, too, is recommendedkalgan. The medicinal properties of the plant include antibacterial action. For this recipe, you will need grass and water (1: 2). Broth boil and store in the refrigerator for about three days. The resulting solution wipe the sore spots daily, it will help and from acne. Inside take with menopausal bleeding and cholelithiasis of 5 grams. 3 times a day.
- With obesity and impaired metabolismrecommended therapeutic baths. To prepare the mixture it is necessary to take mint, sporage, wheatgrass, nettle, shepherd's bag, yarrow and kalgan. The healing properties of such a solution normalize the functional activity of the body, relieve cramps and are very encouraging. Herbs are taken in equal proportions - as a result, it should leave about 100 gr. broth. The plants are filled with a glass of water and boiled for about 10 minutes, and then the broth is insisted for half an hour.