Herbal Treatment of Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis be treated with medication, and using herbs.Atherosclerosis Treatment involves the use of herbs herbs such as hawthorn blood-red, buckwheat, blue honeysuckle, strawberry timber, nettle, onion winning, onion, garlic, plantain, radish.

Herbal Treatment of Atherosclerosis - Crataegus sanguinea

Hawthorn blood-red - high chaparral or small tree 1-4 m tall with purplish-brown twigs shiny, thick seated straight spines.Leaves okruglorombicheskie slightly lowered.Flowers are white with an unpleasant odor, collected in the thyroid inflorescences.The fruits of the blood-red, spherical, shiny, with 2-5 seeds enclosed in sweet, powdery pulp.Blossoms in May - June, fruits in August.With the purpose of treatment they prepare flowers and fruit plants.Hawthorn berries are collected during the period of full maturity, usually in September - October.Dried in the sun, in a warm room, in ovens or dryers, laying a thin layer.The flowers are harvested at the beginning of flowering, when some of them have

not yet opened.Collected inflorescences with a short (about 1 cm) stalk dried immediately (within 1-2 hours of collection), laying a thin layer of warm, well-ventilated areas.

In fruits of hawthorn found sugar, organic acids, choline, acetylcholine, flavonoids, vitamin C, carotene, tannins and fatty oil.Flowers contain organic acid and an essential oil leaves - to 230 mg% ascorbic acid, carotene, citric and tartaric acids, tannins.In medical practice using liquid fruit extract, which is part of a complex product - kardiovalen, and tincture of flowers.Hawthorn preparations are used for functional disorders of cardiac activity, in heart weakness, angioneurosis, insomnia among cardiac patients, hyperthyroidism, tachycardia, when the initial forms of hypertension, atherosclerosis.Hawthorn lowers excitability of the central nervous system, tones the heart muscle, increases coronary cerebral blood flow, eliminates tachycardia and arrhythmia, lowers blood pressure and improves the general condition of patients.

preparations based on hawthorn for the treatment of atherosclerosis

herbs for the treatment of atherosclerosis A new drug - krategonin.Polish pharmacologists isolated from hawthorn previously unknown faction.It turned out that the active principle in efficiency obtained in pure form than many well known cardiacs.The new drug increases the amplitude of heart contractions, as in atrial fibrillation restores the normal activity of the heart muscle.In folk medicine, infusion and tincture of hawthorn flowers and fruits have long been used for insomnia, shortness of breath, palpitations, hyperthyroidism, fever, coughing and as a sedative for the nervous excitement.The following is a method of preparing and applying medication Hawthorn at home.

0,5 kg of ripe fruits are washed and crushed wooden pestle (tolkushkoy), 100 ml of water, heated to 40 ° and pressed sokootzhimalkoy.The resulting juice drink 1 tablespoon 3 times a day before meals.It has a beneficial effect on the heart, especially in the elderly: prevents stress and wear of the heart muscle.

buckwheat herbs for the treatment of atherosclerosis

buckwheat - an annual herbaceous plant.With the medical purpose they prepare the leaves, flowers and seeds of buckwheat.The plant contains rutin, carotene, ascorbic acid and organic, semena- 67% starch, vitamins, iron salts, phosphorous, calcium, protein, fat, sugar and other substances.Infusion of flowers drink when you cough, sclerosis of the blood vessels (a dessert spoonful of flowers to brew 0.5 liters of boiling water, to insist 2 hours in a closed vessel, drain. Take 1/2 cup 3-4 times a day).

onion-garlic in the treatment of atherosclerosis

onion-garlic (garlic) - perennial herb with a complex onion.With the purpose of treatment using the onion plants that contain essential and fatty oil, carbohydrates, ascorbic acid, B vitamins, volatile, trace elements - iodine, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium and other substances.Fresh garlic bulbs use in atherosclerosis (2-3 cloves daily).

Herbal Treatment of Atherosclerosis - plantain

infusion and fresh juice from the leaves is recommended in atherosclerosis.A tablespoon of dried crushed leaves make a glass of boiling water, leave for 10 minutes.Drink 1 hour sips - daily dose.Well-washed leaves chopped, namyat, squeeze the juice, mix with equal quantity of honey and cook for 20 minutes.Apply at 2-3 tbsp.spoon a day.Store in a well-sealed container in a cool, dark place.