You will need
- - horsetail;
- - boiling water.
For the prevention of infectious diseases, excretion of salts of heavy metals prepare an infusion of horsetail. 2 teaspoons powdered herb horsetail pour 0.2 liters of boiling water, insisted in an hour, drink small SIPS throughout the day. The course of treatment – 5-7 days.
For rinsing in inflammatory processes in the oral cavity, the treatment of festering wounds, ulcers prepare a decoction of horsetail. Tablespoon chopped herbs pour the horsetail evening with 350 ml of cold water. In the morning, putting on a slow fire, boil for half an hour. Cool, strain. Do lotions on the affected areas of the skin three times a day. The throat should gargle 5-6 times a day. The course of treatment – 5-14 days depending on the need.
In diseases of the bladder, lung disease, internal bleeding, gallstones, malaria, rheumatism and gout prepare an infusion of horsetail. 4 teaspoons chopped herbs pour 500 ml of boiling water in a thermos and insisted for 2 hours, filter. Drink the filtrate in the course of the day in small SIPS. The course of treatment – up to three weeks.
To strengthen hair, improve their structure and accelerated growth of prepare a decoction of horsetail. Take 30 grams of chopped herbs and Bay it in the evening 500 ml of cold water, infuse till morning. In the morning, put on a slow fire and bring to a boil, simmer for half an hour. Allow to brew for 4 hours and then filter. After each wash hair rinse them for two months.
Advice 2: How to make horsetail
Horsetail is a perennial plant of the family howevah. In folk medicine uses the aboveground part of medicinal plants in the form of decoctions, infusions and tinctures for the treatment of various diseases associated with heart failure, to improve water-salt metabolism, with external and internal bleeding, malignant tumors, kidney disease.
You will need
- - dry raw material is horsetail;
- - boiling water;
- - tablespoon;
- - a sieve or gauze;
- - rubbing alcohol;
- - capacity of dark glass.
Use horsetail as a diuretic, in cardiac and renal edema, for the treatment and prevention of colds and viral infections, for the prevention and treatment of stones and sand in kidneys. Use the infusion or decoction of horsetail with food poisoning, poisoning by salts of heavy metals, in alcoholic or narcotic intoxication.
For the treatment of kidney stones prepare an infusion of horsetail. To do this, take 1 tablespoon chopped dry raw materials, pour half a liter of boiling water, infuse 1 hour, strain, wring, take 2 tablespoons 3 times a day, regardless of meals. Spend a course of treatment for three months.
For the treatment of tonsillitis, adenoids, chronic rhinitis, prepare an infusion of horsetail. To do this, place 3 tablespoons of dry raw material into a thermos, pour 1 liter of boiling water, infuse 5 hours, filter, press, gargle with a warm solution rinse throat or nose. The treatment can be lengthy.
For the treatment of oncological diseases, tuberculosis, internal bleeding, pleurisy, dysentery, disorders of metabolism, prepare a decoction of horsetail. To do this, place 2 tablespoons of dry raw material in a container, pour boiling water in 750 ml, cook on a steam bath for 30 minutes, strain, wring, bring the broth to the original volume. Take 3 tablespoons 4 times a day 1 hour after meals. Continue treatment for 2-3 months.
To prepare a tincture of horsetail, place 1kg of the dry crushed raw materials into a container made of dark glass, pour one liter of rubbing alcohol, put in dark cool place for 30 days. After this time strain the infusion, pour into a sterile bottle made of dark glass and store in the fridge. Take 20 drops diluted in 100 ml of water, 4 times a day for 2 months. A tincture you can take for all diseases which can be treated by infusion and decoction.
Is the advice useful?
Do not forget that intake of horsetail may cause allergic reactions. Also, it is not recommended if you are hypersensitive.
Horsetail is contraindicated in patients with nephritis due to irritation of the kidneys silicic acid contained in large amounts in this plant.
Decoctions and infusions of horsetail have antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, wound healing, hemostatic and anthelminthic action. Enhance the body's immunity. Colloidal properties of horsetail prevents the formation of uric acid.