Kalanchoe peristoe–medicinal properties
Hello. Today we talk about another medicinal plant called Kalanchoe pinnate. Not to confuse you and not to mislead, I should mention that there are about two hundred species of this plant, but this article will be talking about plant – Kalanchoe pinnate.
Why, you might ask? It’s just this kind of Kalanchoe has maximum medicinal properties and can help in a variety of diseases.
The birthplace of this medicinal plant is South America. There, in the wild there are very high instances, a height of about 1.5 meters. We have this plant a long enough growing on the window sills. Of course in the conditions of city apartments about any of 1.5 metres cannot be and speeches, and it is not necessary. Fairly small, compact plants.
Medicinal properties of Kalanchoe
The plant is in its effect on the human body many experts compare with the impact of aloe, which is very well known, especially in our country, and is widely used for medicinal purposes. So, what disease can cure Kalanchoe pinnate? First of all this is:
The juice of this plant contains the following polishevent:
various organic acids
rare group of vitamins
a full range of mineral salts
various enzymes (such as, digitas malic acid, oxalic acid carboxylase)
various micro – and macronutrients
The use of Kalanchoe pinnate in folk medicine
For treatment use the juice of the fresh plant or its leaves. First let’s talk about how you can prepare the juice and preserve it for long term storage.
The juice of Kalanchoe possess maximum medicinal properties, it needs to know how to cook. For this purpose the leaves and young shoots of the plant first, you need to stand in the dark for about 7 to 10 days. This is best to use the bottom shelf of the refrigerator.
After 10 days the raw materials need to reach, grind and extract juice by using a simple grinder, or using for these purposes the juicer. To ensure that the juice retains its quality for as long as possible, it should be preserved. Preservation is achieved by diluting juice with vodka at a ratio of 1/1.
Keep the juice of Kalanchoe pinnate preferably in the refrigerator, in a closed, dark container, putting it on the bottom shelf.
For internal use 1 – 3 teaspoons of this juice, you just need to add in tea. For external application of crushed leaves applied to a sore place or this place smeared with juice of Kalanchoe.
If you have no desire or ability to prepare the juice yourself, you can buy it at any pharmacy. Our medical industry produces his a long time ago. Don’t be lazy and ask around in drugstores in a residence. Surely it is on sale and costs mere pennies.
The recipes use Kalanchoe for the treatment of diseases
When rashes on the skin need to dilute the juice of Kalanchoe boiled, cooled water in a ratio of 1/3.
Next, moisten a cloth of gauze and apply it to the inflamed location.
Such gadgets it is advisable to do 2 – 3 times a day. Duration – half an hour. Make them to improve the condition of the patient.
For the treatment of diseases vysheozvuchennyh need to grind and pour 2 tablespoons of the leaves to 1 Cup boiling water and boil them on low heat for about 3 minutes.
Then turn off and infuse for another 20 minutes.
Strain, can be used for medicinal purposes. To do this, this infusion is necessary to wash the eyes 3 times a day or gargle if someone has tonsillitis.
Treatment of both diseases for at least 1 week.
For the treatment of varicose veins, we will need 750 grams of the Bank, which is exactly one half need to filled with leaves of Kalanchoe, pre-cut them.
Then pour the brim with vodka, close the lid, and removed to stand for exactly one week in any dark place.
After a week strain and RUB the legs tincture at night, before bedtime, performing a circular motion from the feet up.
Treatment of varicose veins tincture is 2 to 3 months.
Gastritis 1 – 2 cups juice of the plant pour 0.5 l. of vodka, then add 1/4 teaspoons of honey and steep in any dark place within 45 days.
This infusion should drink daily 1 tablespoon in the morning on an empty stomach.
The course of treatment is 1 month. If the result is not, then in 2 weeks repeat the course.
Mix 2/3 Cup of the juice of Kalanchoe, 250 grams of honey and 2 cups of Cahors.
This mixture should infuse for at least 4 days in the dark, periodically it should be shaken.
Medication should be 3 to 4 times a day on a tablespoon before eating. The course of treatment – not less than 2 weeks.
For the treatment of neuritis of the auditory nerve fresh juice of Kalanchoe needs to be mixed in a ratio of 1: 2 with onion juice .
A few drops of the mixture drip into the ear and cover with cotton wool or tie a scarf.
Make compresses for the night. The course of treatment – not less than one week.
With a cold you need to squeeze out of the leaf of Kalanchoe juice and 1 drop instilled into the nose 1 or 2 times a day until runny nose the patient is completely phased out.
Important! Such drops irritate mucous membranes and cause sneezing. Not to worry, this is normal and the only way to recover from a cold and clean the nose.
Heart failure, edema
Mix a dessert spoon:
kidney tea (sold in pharmacies)
the crushed leaf of Kalanchoe pinnate.
This collection pour 0.5 l of boiling water and within half an hour to insist in a thermos. The resulting infusion drink 1/2 Cup 3 times a day. The course of treatment – 3 weeks.