Dandelion - roots, leaves, flowers, stems: medicinal properties, use and contraindications for women, men and children. Salad recipes for men and women, broths, jams, tinctures, juice, ointments, extracts, syrup, medicinal wine from dandelion
Article on the medicinal properties of dandelions. How to be treated with a decoction, infusion, syrup, jam and a dandelion salad?
Dandelions are one of the first spring flowers that bloom after the winter. But it's not only beautiful flowers, but also very useful. In dandelion everything is curative: flowers, leaves, roots and stems.
Recipe from flowers, roots, leaves and stems of the dandelion
decoction of herbs with the inflammation of the joints
Take herbs: on 3 parts of the root of barberry, dandelion and elderberry black;3 pieces of tansy flowers;3 parts of hops;4 parts of St. John's wort and sporicha;2 parts of blueberry leaves and 2 parts of flax seeds.
Grind the herbs and mix them all together.
To 6 g of a mixture of herbs add 1 glass of water , let's pour for 10 minutes, insist for half an hour.
We take before meals, 1 tablespoon 3 times a day.
Also from this broth do compresses on the aching joints .
A dandelion is useful for people with diabetes mellitus .Infusions and decoctions from the whole plant help the body produce insulin, have a diuretic effect, thereby lowering sugar in the blood, urine and kidneys.
Dandelion: medicinal properties and applications for men, women and children
In dandelion there are: vitamins A, E, PP and group B, potassium, cobalt, manganese, phosphorus, iron, calcium, Boron and copper .Also dandelion is rich in carbohydrates and resins, proteins, tannins and organic acids .
Dandelion treated :
heart and vessels
swollen body by lice and mosquito bites
Important .When purulent inflammation of the skin apply bandages, soaked in a decoction of dandelion.
Important .With atherosclerosis it is useful to drink infusion from the root of a dandelion, 2 times a day.
Salad with leaves and dandelion flowers is useful for men . It promotes excitement, sexual attraction to women, erection and ejaculation.
Salad for men
Recipe for :
Leaves and flowers of dandelion salt , pour for half an hour with cold water.
Cut finely 1 lemon together with the peel.
Three on the grater 1 small carrot.
We grind a handful of walnuts.
We cut several leaves of sorrel.
We connect all the ingredients, fill with 3 cloves of chopped garlic, vegetable oil( 1-2 tablespoons).
In a salad, you can substitute carrots - beets, sorrel - nettles, walnuts - cedar.
Note .You can not get too involved with a salad, you need to take breaks for a week, every 10 days.
A dandelion is useful for women. Salads, infusions and decoctions help with female inflammatory diseases and hormonal races, leading in the future to cysts and tumors .
Inflammation of the genitourinary system and appendages to women is useful for decoction.
Decoction of leaves and dandelion flowers
Take 20 g of leaves and 30 g of dandelion flowers , pour 0,5 l of water , boil for 10 minutes.
We insist in a warm place for 40 minutes, covered with a terry towel.
Filter and drink 2 times a day, 150 ml each.
If there breast tumor , except broth, need to make compresses on the chest of the crushed root of dandelion , and smear ointment .
Ointment dandelion root
10 grams of ground root of dandelion fill 50 ml of vegetable oil.
Let's brew the night, and then you can apply.
Note. If the ointment applied to the chest is quickly absorbed, apply again, and in the evening repeat the procedure.
With various gynecological diseases or irregular monthly , a decoction is useful.
decoction of dandelion root
By 1 tbsp. Spoon of ground dandelion root add 1 cup boiling water.
Cook in a water bath, stirring for 50 minutes.
40 minutes insist.
Filter and press cake and discard.
Add boiled water to have a full glass.
We take before meals, 0.5 glasses, 3 times a day.
Note .Decoction should be applied with caution to women breastfeeding, who have a lot of milk, since dandelion preparations strengthen lactation.
Treats dandelion and some childhood ailments, for example, rickets .To cure this disease, it is necessary, as soon as the dandelions, cook for baby salad leaves, brew tea from the leaves and dandelion flowers with lemon, boil syrup, jam and "honey» .
Syring for the treatment of infant rickets
We insist in an open dish, stirring after 1 hour, until all the sugar has dissolved, about 2-3 days.
Add fresh carrot juice( 1 part) to the syrup .
Store in a cool place, give the children 15 minutes before meals, 1 teaspoon 3 times a day.
How to make a dandelion tincture for joints?
For the treatment of patients joints suitable alcohol tincture of dandelion flowers.
Alcohol tincture from dandelion colors
Dandelion flowers( 50 g) pour half a liter of vodka , insist in a closed container, in a dark place for several weeks, occasionally shaking.
After infusion, tincture is filtered and stored in the refrigerator.
compresses and rubbing tincture Dandelion helps with rheumatism, osteochondrosis, gout, cramps, painful joints and colds .
Rinsing is done so : gauze is wetted into tincture and rubbing the place where it hurts, or chest and back with cold, until warmth is felt in this place, then cover with a warm blanket.
Make compresses : soak the gauze in the tincture and apply it to the sore spot, top wrap the cellophane.
How to prepare jam from dandelions?
In jam from dandelions, and "honey", contain all the vitamins and minerals, as in a fresh plant.
Useful components from jam improve the metabolism, help with colds, anemia, asthma, rejuvenate the body, clean the blood, lower the blood pressure .
"Honey" from dandelion colors
We take dandelions, rinse and tear off the green part, we need 200 g of dandelion petals ,Pour 1.5 liters of boiling water and insist the day.
Filter the infusion, squeeze out the petals and discard.
In the infusion add juice 2 lemons, 1.5 kg of sugar and cook, stirring with a gentle boil until thickened.
Hot "honey" is poured into clean, closed cans. Add a few teaspoons of green tea.
Dandelion preserves( classic recipe)
Collect 360-400 pcs. Dandelion flowers without stems , rinse them, fill with cold water( 2 cups).
Let's simmer for 2 minutes.
We insist 20 minutes, then filter through a colander, squeeze the flowers.
In the broth add 7 cups of sugar, giving a boil and cook for 7 minutes.
Jam hot poured into clean jars and closed with lids.
100 grams of jam cooked according to a classic recipe contains :
3940 mg of beta carotene
232 mg of potassium
140 mg of calcium
44 mg of sodium
42 mg of phosphorus
24 mg of magnesium
18 mg of vitamin C
2.4 mg of vitamin E
1.8 mg of iron
0,28 mg of zinc
0,23 mg of manganese
For 0.12 mg of copper and selenium
Note.The rate of beta-carotene for a human a day is 5 mg.
Note .To enhance the choleretic and anti-inflammatory properties, the jam of dandelions to eat and drink green tea, milk thistle can be broth.
Young dandelion leaves are edible. They improve appetite, contain carotenes, saponins, proteins, vitamins C, B, calcium, manganese, phosphorus and iron.
This antiscorbutic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory agent. Leaves have a good effect on the liver, kidneys, have an expectorant property.
From the leaves of dandelion it is possible to prepare juice, salad, broth, infusion .
Freshly squeezed dandelion leaves are applied if there is warts on the body or after insect bites.
With vitamin deficiency , is a useful decoction of dandelion leaves.
With eczema you need to take baths with the addition of decoction of dandelion leaves.
We pass through a meat grinder and squeeze out through gauze. The juice is ready.
Before taking inside, dilute the juice equally with boiled water.
Juice uses :
For herpes, lubricate the affected area 3 times a day.
After insect bites, the juice removes redness and itching.
If there are pigmented spots and freckles on the body, then rubbing the face with juice several times a day makes them invisible.
If you spread warts and pimples with undiluted dandelion juice, they will disappear.
For fast healing of injuries and small wounds.
To stop bleeding.
If there is no appetite, a breakdown, lack of vitamins, should be taken orally 20 minutes before meals, 0.5 cup diluted with half the water of the dandelion juice.
We take leaves of dandelion , soak them for half an hour so that they do not bitterly grind and finely chop.
Add fresh cucumber, boiled potatoes, boiled egg, green salad, greens of dill, parsley, green garlic and onions.
We mix, fill with sour cream and lettuce is ready.
Contraindications to the use of leaves :
With caution in diseases of stomach ulcers and gastritis.
Not recommended for pregnant women.
Can not be taken if there is an allergy to the plant.
You can not use leaves for medicinal purposes if you are not sure that the plant is collected in an environmentally friendly environment, since a dandelion absorbs harmful substances from the ground and air, and can damage, and not cure.