Treatment of angina folk remedies - more benefit or harm? - Recipes

October 10, 2014

  • Treatment of angina folk remedies - more benefit or harm?
  • Prescriptions

 Traditional recipes from angina

Traditional recipes from angina

Traditional recipes from angina often include herbs in combination with other medicinal plants. It must be borne in mind that many of these properties are poorly understood, and the people with angina and any other cardiovascular disease using them on their own initiative, without a doctor's permission, could be dangerous.



Tea or leaves Leonurus, yarrow flowers and valerian root. (Before using valerian in any form, consult with a specialist - in certain diseases of the heart, it is contraindicated). Put in a cup equal parts of herbs, and fill them with hot water (one cup of water to one tablespoon of welding). Cover the bowl and cover with a thick towel, and let it brew broth 45-50 minutes. Strain broth and take two or three times a day for a quarter cup. Do not store the broth longer days;

Tea with yarrow, wild rosemary, lemon balm and hawthorn. To prepare the tea leaves, you need two parts of yarrow, one of the wild rosemary, hawthorn three parts and one part lemon balm. Pour one tablespoon of tea leaves in a cup and fill it with a cup of broth. Let sit for half an hour, and take one or two times a day, after meals. Remember that Ledum is poisonous, and it can be taken only in very moderate amounts. If you are not sure that you are using it correctly, consult with a specialist.

The decoctions of wild rosemary and motherwort can also add dried or fresh berries of wild rose, mint Mint and its useful properties: aromatic freshness  Mint and its useful properties: aromatic freshness
 , Pharmacy chamomile and strawberry leaves.

In addition, the alternative medicine of different countries for the treatment of angina use fresh vegetable juices. They do not dilate blood vessels, do not lower blood pressure and reduce heart rate, but they contain useful substances which have beneficial effects on cardiac muscle and on the organism as a whole. Thanks to this regular use of vegetable juices frequency of angina attacks may be reduced. Especially good for the heart and coronary arteries juices of carrot, beet, cucumber, spinach and celery. You can use them both individually and prepare them therapeutic cocktails.


Motherwort angina

In folk medicine motherwort is used to treat angina Treatment of angina - a versatile approach  Treatment of angina - a versatile approach
 , Heart rhythm disorders, anxiety Anxiety - how to distinguish normal from disease?  Anxiety - how to distinguish normal from disease?
 , Amenorrhea The absence of menstruation (amenorrhea) - ambiguous symptom  The absence of menstruation (amenorrhea) - ambiguous symptom
   and hyperthyroidism. Its use for patients with angina pectoris has not been confirmed by scientific data, but it is assumed that it reduces the frequency of attacks is a violation due to its ability to reduce heart rate and thin the blood. Side effects motherwort can be diarrhea, stomach pain, vaginal bleeding, insomnia and allergic reactions. In addition, motherwort can have a stimulating effect on the uterus during pregnancy, so it is impossible to accept. During lactation its application not recommended because not known whether it contains the substance in breast milk.

Motherwort should not be taken with drugs that depress the central nervous system - this combination can lead to excessive sleepiness and increased sedation. These drugs include, for example, clonazepam, lorazepam, phenobarbital and zolpidem.

To prepare a decoction of motherwort, pour one tablespoon of herbs cup of boiling water and allow to stand for two hours. Then the broth need to strain and take three or four times a day before meals. About how much should continue the course of treatment, you should talk to your doctor.

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Tribestan - restorative and tonic - Uses and Side Effects

June 20, 2010

  • Tribestan - restorative and tonic
  • Indications and side effects

Mechanism of action

Tribestan - a drug of plant origin, has a tonic and tonic effect, has an active effect on fat metabolism and the sexual sphere. Available in tablets for oral administration of the Bulgarian pharmaceutical company Sopharma.

Basis tribestana - Tribulus Terrestris - a plant from which the industrial way steroidal saponins were extracted furostanol type and standardized their main component - protodioscin (not less than 45%). It was found that the body is decomposed protodioscin to dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), which stimulates the immune system, restores the integrity of cell membranes, actively influence the sexual sphere of men and women and fat metabolism Improves metabolism and losing weight without dieting  Improves metabolism and losing weight without dieting
 . Other active furostanol saponins belonging to the tribestana, together with protodioscin also have an active effect on the body.

Tribestana influence on fat metabolism is that it inhibits the absorption of cholesterol in the intestine, promote intestinal tone and promotes its contraction. This helps reduce the level of total cholesterol in the blood due to the "bad" cholesterol (which is deposited in the blood vessels in the form of plaque), without reducing the level of "good" cholesterol, the body needs for proper metabolism.

Tribestan reduces blood clotting, has a restorative and tonic effect on the body, stimulating mainly the work of the reproductive system by acting on the centers, affecting the production of sex hormones (hypothalamus, pituitary and gonads).

As a result of tribestana hormonal centers in men increased production of sex hormones, restored libido, lengthened intercourse, increases sperm production, improve quality and mobility.

In women Tribulus also stimulates the production of sex hormones, which leads to the restoration of sexual desire, relief of menopausal symptoms (hot flashes, unstable mood, insomnia, and so on) and the normalization of hormonal levels in the case of removal of the ovaries.

After oral administration, the drug is partially decomposed in the liver and excreted primarily in the bile (a small portion is excreted in the urine). The low percentage of elimination of unchanged protodioscin confirms that it is under intense biotransformation (converted as a result of biochemical reactions) in the body.


Indications and contraindications for use

Application tribestana recommended:

  • high physical and mental stress as a tonic;
  • in the recovery period after serious illness;
  • for violations of sexual function in men - impotence Impotence - a female perspective on the problem  Impotence - a female perspective on the problem
 , Disruption of spermatogenesis (formation of sperm), decreased sex drive, strength and duration of erection Erection - what hinders and what helps a man to be a man  Erection - what hinders and what helps a man to be a man
  • for violations of sexual function in women - absence of libido, infertility on the background of hormonal disorders, menopause syndrome with severe vascular and neurasthenic symptoms, post-castration syndrome (condition after the removal of the ovaries);
  • in the complex therapy in the treatment of atherosclerosis;
  • for preventing arteriosclerosis.

Contraindications tribestana are:

  • individual intolerance of components;
  • predisposition to bleeding (Tribestan reduces the rolling capacity of the blood);
  • severe diseases of the cardiovascular system and kidneys;
  • prostate adenoma;
  • Pregnancy and breast-feeding Breastfeeding - a personal choice  Breastfeeding - a personal choice
  • age 18 years.


Side effects and overdose

Tribestan - a herbal preparation, so its side effects are small. It may cause nausea, which takes place in dose reduction, as well as allergic reactions such as skin rashes. Tribestan not affect the ability to focus and can be used when driving a vehicle.

No cases of overdose tribestana was not, but manufacturers recommend hold in case of overdose gastric lavage and take a few pills of activated carbon. In marked anxiety and increased nervous excitability should consult a doctor.

Despite the fact that Tribulus is a herbal preparation, it should be prescribed by a doctor after a preliminary examination.

Galina Romanenko

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