Astragalus sherstistotsvetkovy: properties and contraindications

Astragalus sherstistotsvetkovy: properties and contraindications
 This perennial legume family called "grass Scythian life." It has been used by doctors for the treatment of Scythian kings. Application of Astragalus sherstistotsvetkovogo to treat commoners were forbidden by law and punishable by death. All men royal family took his mandatory - it was thought that he heals even old age.

Astragalus sherstistotsvetkovy also called feline peas enumeration Polish and centaury. This plant is found in the steppe and forest steppe zones of European and southern Russia. Astragalus is listed in the "Red Book" due to the depletion of wild plants. For therapeutic purposes grass harvested in the period of mass flowering in May and June.

Properties Astragalus sherstistotsvetkovogo

Grass contains polysaccharides, flavonoids (quercetin and kaempferol), glycyrrhizin, organic acids, triterpene saponins, starch, a complex of trace elements (iron, aluminum, vanadium, calcium, barium, silicon, magnesium, strontium, molybdenum, manganese and phosphorus), tannins, essential oil, vitamin C and E, selenium accumulates selectively.

Infusion herb Astragalus is used in the beginning of hypertension, chronic circulatory failure, acute glomerulonephritis. In addition, it is used as a tonic, uterine, diaphoretic, astringent, krovoostonavlivayuschee means it helps with rheumatism, scrofula, women's diseases, cough, with fatigue and headache.

In Tibetan medicine Astragalus use in diseases of the blood, anthrax, tumors, colic, for the treatment of wounds and ulcers.

Herb Astragalus has long been considered an essential medicine for diseases of the brain and nervous diseases. His successfully used to recover from a serious illness, with senility, weak infusion nursed children. In folk medicine, astragalus is called "medicine for thousands of diseases." It is indispensable for cancer, as has anti-tumor effect and prevents the development of cardiomyopathy, which often occurs against a background of cancer.

During treatment with astragalus disappear headaches, dizziness, pain in the heart. It supports normal functioning of the immune system. This is an excellent tool for the treatment of various respiratory illnesses, moreover, it is effective for great physical and mental stress, so as to improve cerebral circulation.

Astragalus significantly increases the level of hemoglobin, prolongs the life of red blood cells. Syrups of astragalus have beneficial holistic effect on the human body and suspend the aging process. As a result of receiving syrup significantly increases immunity, especially syrup for pregnant women and children. Modern herbalists called astragalus sherstistotsvetkovy "Far ginseng."

To prepare 2 tablespoons raw pour a glass of boiling water, heated for 15 minutes in a water bath, filter and take 3 tablespoons 3 times a day.


Astragalus sherstistotsvetkovy not recommended for use with any kidney disease, accompanied by edema.

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