Arnica belongs to the Asteraceae family, has been used successfully in traditional, official medicine, homeopathy.
For treatment use rhizome and arnica flowers. The colors contain tannins, essential oils, alkaloids, carbohydrates, organic acids, carotenoids, arabic.
The roots arnica contains resins, essential oils, tannins, phytosterols, organic acids: formic acid, caproic, isobutyric, angelic.
Thanks containing biologically active substances plant has choleretic, diaphoretic, hemostatic, anti-oxidant, disinfectant, anti-inflammatory, sosudoukreplyayuschim, anticonvulsant, tonic and sedative effect (depending on the dosage).
Application and reviews arnica
From arnica can prepare medicinal alcohol and water extracts.
To prepare for an alcohol plant finely cut flowers, pour alcohol 70% (1:10), insist week. Infusion should take 40 drops, dissolved in milk or water. Such alcohol tincture can be bought off the shelf.
For the preparation of an aqueous infusion of three tablespoons arnica pour 200 ml of hot water and boiled in a water bath heated 15min. The resulting broth is cooled, then filtered, is brought back to a volume of 200ml boiling water. Take the infusion of spoon three times a day, as well as tincture of alcohol, mixed with milk. Keep the broth can be cooked no more than two days in the cold.
Juice of arnica with anticonvulsant and tonic effect squeezed from the flowers of the plant. Take the juice needed for 40kap before meals two or three times a day with honey. If you take the juice of 45-60 drops, it will have a sedative effect.
Many reviews on arnica used for sore throat, mouth. Well help rinse water diluted tincture. Half a teaspoon of tincture diluted in 200 ml of warm water, rinse with a solution such throat and mouth several times a day. Arnica effect because it stimulates the blood circulation at sites of inflammation, thereby improving the resistance of the mucous membranes.
The use of arnica in homeopathy
There are more than thirty species of plants, mostly used in homeopathy arnica (Arnica montana L). It is prescribed for damage tissue, cough, sore throat, lowering the tone of the stomach, violations of the cardiovascular system. Also in homeopathy arnica indicated for the treatment of postpartum diseases, rheumatism, concussion, gout. Arnica helps with poor circulation, angina, atherosclerosis, heart failure, including occurring in the elderly. It is also noticed that the homeopathic medicines Arnica help recover from severe infections.
Good reviews arnica preparations which are used to relieve post-operative pain. It is noted that such a positive effect on the analgesia further recovery of the patient.
In homeopathy, arnica is considered the most powerful of the available external resources used for healing wounds. Especially effective ointment prepared on the basis of dry roots of the plant. It is also used in hemorrhages, bruises, sprains, diseases of the veins.
Inside in a mountain arnica tincture is prescribed to take 3-5 drops 2 or 3 times a day. The daily dosage - no more than 10 drops.
For external use of arnica tincture in homeopathy are diluted in 500 ml of water - 1 or 2 teaspoons.
Preparations based on plants, especially alcoholate toxic, so the official medicine, homeopathy arnica inside urged to take under the control of the doctor who prescribed the drug.
Due to incorrect dosing of products based on arnica can cause vomiting, constipation, sweating, abdominal pain, nausea, shortness of breath, vomiting, diarrhea. There are many reviews on arnica called when incorrect application of the disruption of the heart.
For external use tools marked burning and itching, blisters and rashes on the skin. If these and other allergy symptoms appeared, you must see a doctor to review treatment.