What are the useful properties of mountain ash used for medicinal purposes?
Useful properties of mountain ash are widely usedfolk healers, and this is not accidental, because the fruits of this plant are rich in vitamins, amino acids, valuable trace elements, organic and natural acids, minerals, tannins, pectins and, of course, essential oils. Rowan berries are known for their haemostatic, antiscorbutic, diuretic, choleretic, diaphoretic and laxative qualities.
People actively use not only fresh, but alsodried fruits of mountain ash, making from them useful broths, syrups and infusions. In dried form, the plant can retain its properties for two years. In addition, for medicinal purposes use green leaves, buds, inflorescences and even the bark of the plant.
How are rowan fruits used?
Useful properties of mountain ash help the bodyto develop a stable immunity against a multitude of colds. Fruits are recommended to be used to normalize appetite, improve the functioning of the stomach, and also destroy pathogens. To reduce the level of cholesterol and lipids, berries of mountain ash are also used, the useful properties of which contribute to the stabilization of all metabolic processes.
The plant is often used as amedicines for kidney diseases, there is information that mountain ash is capable of removing sand and stones from the body. With such diseases as pharyngitis and laryngitis, it is recommended to use fresh rowan juice for rinsing the sore throat, and with endocrine disorders this drink is advised to drink several times a day. Useful qualities of mountain ash are especially appreciated by women, since decoctions of its fruits help to eliminate uterine bleeding, which are observed in the climacteric period. In addition, the fruits of the plant are used as natural contraceptives. It is also worth mentioning that mountain ash helps actively fight milkwoman, which gives women a lot of unpleasant sensations.
Rowan ordinary, useful properties of whichbring relief to many people, successfully cope with hemorrhoids, eczema, fungal diseases, diabetes and tuberculosis. In addition, a floral rowan broth treats heart problems, anemia, beriberi, bleeding and atherosclerosis. Due to astringent action, the plant is used to treat diarrhea, and other useful properties of mountain ash can eliminate symptoms of dysentery, scurvy, sclerosis, rheumatism, hypertension, arrhythmia, gout, anemia and obesity.
By the amount of carotene, rowan fruitseven carrots are superior, however, despite the huge variety of useful qualities, this plant has its own contraindications. Do not consume red mountain ash with increased blood clotting, as well as children and pregnant women. To avoid side effects, you need to eat curative berries in moderation, otherwise abuse can provoke unwanted symptoms that will bring a lot of unpleasant sensations.