Burdock is a weed that grows everywhere. It can be used fresh, can prepare for the future by drying. But experts do not recommend to collect the plant along roads, in the city – it will be the high content of salts of heavy metals, various chemical wastes and carbon monoxide gases.
For the treatment of varicose veins use the leaves and roots of burdock (another name for plants). Their use is due to the unique structure, optimal combination of vitamins, minerals, micro and macronutrients, tannins, antioxidants provide:
In addition, the means of burdock relieve pain, reduce the severity of the venous grid of nodes. If you regularly carry out procedures with the national funds, it manages to solve the issue of discomfort, heaviness in the lower extremities.
In summer, use of the fresh plant, and other seasons it is possible to prepare them for the future by drying in a ventilated and darkened room. The most effective folk remedies from the leaves of burdock are the following:
This infusion has a positive effect on the immune system, normalizes the urinary system, promotes the excretion of excess fluid from the body and disappearance of edema.
Often for the treatment of varicose veins doctors prescribe Vishnevsky ointment, and to strengthen its effectiveness and to accelerate the therapy by using the burdock leaf. It is superimposed on top of a thin layer of the medicinal product and recorded a gauze bandage.
This tool can be purchased in finished form, but there is always the opportunity to prepare the oil at home. To do this, collect 7 — 10 thorns mug and pour the 300 ml of olive oil. The mixture is heated on a water bath and boiled for 40 — 60 minutes, stirring occasionally.
The finished oil must be filtered through several layers of cheesecloth and store in containers made of dark glass in a cool place. Apply burdock oil daily unlimited number of times. They can and should handle places pronounced swelling varices appearing of sores and wounds, places excessively dried, thinning and peeling of the dermis.
Burdock oil is able to penetrate into the deeper layers of the epidermis to provide a therapeutic effect to accelerate cell regeneration, nourish and moisturize them to prevent infection of the wound, increase the elasticity of the skin.
This part of the medicinal plants used for the preparation of decoction and tincture. In both cases, you will need to dig burdock roots, wash them and clean away the top of the skin. To prepare the broth you will need to do the following:
The broth can be stored in a cool place during the week. It is used for lotions in the evenings, just before bedtime – they are applied to problem areas with pronounced vessels or nodes are attached to the bandage and remain on all night.
For the preparation of an alcohol tincture you will need 1 the root of an adult plant, 200 ml good quality vodka or rubbing alcohol and 3 tablespoons of honey. The root is crushed, add the remaining ingredients and the entire composition is placed in a vessel made of dark glass. Infused for months, at least 1 time a day it needs to be shaken. Alcohol tincture can be used in two ways:
The best option would be the use of two ways of using alcohol tinctures for 2 weeks. Subsequently is a break of 7 days and the course is repeated.
Burdock can be used to treat varicose veins only as adjuvant therapy, to eliminate drugs from the course and to ignore the recommendations of specialists is not necessary. And before the people, home treatment should consult a physician about the appropriateness of such therapy.
To get a really positive result, you should spend a complex of actions, including the application of funds from the burdock, and correction of the diet and wearing compression underwear, and taking specific drugs.
Burdock is able to get rid of the pain and severity of varicose veins of the lower extremities, and if it is taken in tincture form the inside, it will contribute to the healing of internal lesions of the disease (for example, varicose veins of the esophagus). If you correctly use the leaves and root of the plant, as well as oil based on his "fruit", you can significantly alleviate a patient's condition, and in some cases to avoid surgical intervention.