Hello dear readers.Today I want to talk about the birch buds, namely: birch buds use, medicinal properties, contraindications.She found one interesting fact, birch is derived from the word "protect" not for nothing Slavs at all times protected the birch tree symbolized with light and purity.About the medicinal properties of birch, a birch buds people had known for a long time. Birch valued the spring, harvested in the spring birch buds and birch sap.Who cares about birch sap, you can read it here, I just recently wrote about the benefits of birch sap.And today I want to talk about birch buds.Let's start with the collection of birch buds.

collection of birch buds.

Birch buds are collected in the spring it was during their swelling.It's somewhere the end of April, beginning of May.Collect birch buds need when they have not disclosed, and at the moment of movement on the trunk of birch sap.birch buds is too early to collect it is not necessary because they are very few nutrients.Dry them should be in a

ventilated area or in an oven at a temperature of 30 degrees.Store ready-made dried raw material should be in glass containers or in paper bags, and storage birch buds fit and cotton bag.

Birch buds medicinal properties.

From the birch buds prepared decoctions and infusions, and use them for therapeutic purposes.

  • For colds.
  • In diseases of the urinary bladder.
  • Apply birch buds as an antipyretic, with a high body temperature.
  • Applied as a blood cleansing remedy.
  • birch buds are used as a diuretic for edema of cardiac origin.
  • Apply birch buds at pains in joints, rheumatism, arthritis, arthrosis.
  • Apply birch buds painful menstruation.

Birch buds.Contraindications.

  • contraindicated birch buds at stones in the gall.
  • during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
  • In renal insufficiency.
  • When allergy to birch pollen.
  • birch buds contraindicated if you are hypersensitive.

Birch application kidneys.

Birch buds can be harvested and dried themselves, but you can buy them at the pharmacy and apply.

How to prepare the infusion of birch buds?Use a thermos for better infusion.2 tablespoons kidney pour half a liter of boiling water, in a thermos 6 hours.Then infusion filter and take during the day in three divided doses.

How to prepare a decoction of birch kidney?To prepare the broth, we need a glass of water and 10 grams of birch buds, put it all on a slow fire, boil 10 minutes, filter and topped up with a further 200 ml.of warm water.Taken three times a day for one tablespoon.

alcohol tincture of birch buds.We need 1 of the kidney, and 5 parts of alcohol.Birch buds good rub can be used for this purpose mortar.Infuse in a dark place for one week.Drink a teaspoon three times a day.

Alcohol tincture can be used in gum disease, toothache, with joint pain, bedsores.

With a cold, use an infusion of birch kidney, it lowers the temperature, reduce body aches.The infusion should be drunk in the form of heat.

Now you know how to use birch buds.Medicinal properties and contraindications to the use of birch buds, you know.