For a long time for reduction of bleedings, disinfection of wounds and their further healing folk healers applied means on the basis of a nettle. This plant enjoys many centuries deserved popularity at women as it is capable to influence a female organism positively.
Useful properties of a nettle
In the wood, gardens and kitchen gardens, at fences, literally it is possible to find this unpretentious burning plant in each yard. Thus not everyone is informed that the nettle can be used with success as a folk remedy for strengthening of hair and disposal of dandruff, for increase of level in blood at , and also in the form of a diuretic. The means prepared on the basis of this plant can be applied to simplification of a state at various diseases - , , and dropsy. The nettle is useful to people with chronic diseases, at low , normalizes warm activity and , is effective for , digestive tract diseases, and also a liver. Curative properties of this plant will help to stop bleeding, and also to eliminate microbes and bacteria since this plant differs in antiseptic properties. By means of a nettle it is possible to disinfect wounds. The nettle at plentiful menstrual bleedings is capable to make complex impact on a condition of a uterus, vessels, to influence composition of blood.
Thanks to existence in composition of various vitamins (To, With and groups B) and various biologically active agents, the nettle possesses the wide range of useful effect – all-strengthening anti-inflammatory, diuretic, zhelchegonny, anticonvulsive and expectorant properties, easy laxative action. Besides, by means of this herb it is possible to increase coagulability of blood and to increase amount of hemoglobin. Thanks to existence in structure of the sekretin stimulating production of insulin, this plant can be applied as antidiabetic means. The chlorophyll containing in a plant promotes granulation and an epitelization of fabrics, and also raises a uterus tone.
The main function of the vitamin K which is present at significant amounts as a part of this plant is participation in formation of platelets of blood. These blood little bodies participate in the process of coagulation (fibrillation) preventing big blood loss at damage of vessels including at menstrual bleedings. At a lack of an organism of this vitamin process of formation of platelets is significantly slowed down. For the life on average the woman loses about 90 liters of blood at the monthly. At periods the norm of daily blood loss makes no more than 30-40 ml that is followed by loss of iron in an organism in number of 15-20 mg. At moderately plentiful bleedings – on average 40-60 mg, and "streams" in quantities more than 60 ml are per day capable to provoke serious deficiency of iron, and as a result, to cause anemia.
In the presence of the nagging which are followed by the strengthened bleeding it is necessary to consult with the gynecologist. The strong weakness, , , semi-unconscious states caused by plentiful and long blood loss are characteristic for women at violations of a menstrual cycle. If serious pathologies are excluded, it is possible to try to minimize loss of blood and to reduce periods duration, applying means on the basis of a nettle.
By means of the preparations containing a nettle it is possible to affect an organism as follows:
- to facilitate a state at plentiful painful monthly, thus to reduce blood loss by strengthening of coagulability of blood;
- to fill the lack of iron of an organism caused by bleeding - thus the ascorbic acid containing in this plant will promote digestion of iron;
- the chlorophyll from leaves of a nettle will have wound healing effect;
- the preparations containing a nettle will help to finish monthly quicker (within one-two days after reception of these means), and also eventually to normalize a menstrual cycle.
The nettle is useful if you were going to go during critical days to business trip or to go to holiday.
How to apply a nettle at the monthly
At painful and plentiful periods it is possible to use the checked national recipes of preparation of teas, infusions and a nettle decoctions. They will render the spazmolitichesky, anti-inflammatory, normalizing blood loss and anesthetizing action.
It is simple to get leaves of a nettle in a drugstore, and also it is possible to prepare independently.
Recipes with application of a nettle at the monthly:
- Juice from a nettle is diluted with water and accept before food (in 15-20 minutes prior to meal). For reduction of blood loss and the general improvement of health at periods take 1 h. l. juice of krapivny leaves also dissolve in 4 h. l. waters, accept twice a day, in the morning and in the evening. To stop bleeding at monthly, it is necessary to accept three times a day on 1 tablespoon of the juice of a nettle divorced in 4 h. l. waters (every time is recommended to prepare fresh juice). Such way is rather effective - it is possible to expect results in 5-8 hours after initial reception of means on the basis of a nettle.
- Liquid extract of a nettle (is on sale in a drugstore) to accept in 30 minutes prior to food - till 30-40 drops, having dissolved in a quarter of a glass of warm boiled water.
- Broth of a nettle it is possible to prepare as follows - to fill in a tablespoon of the crushed leaves of a nettle of 200 ml of hot boiled water and to cook on small fire within 10 minutes, to wait for cooling and to filter. The received broth needs to be accepted in the period of plentiful monthly for blood loss reduction 4-5 times a day on ¼ glasses, irrespective of meal. If you want to get rid only of feeling of weight in the bottom of a stomach and morbidity, will enough accept on 1 tablespoon of this broth 3 times a day before food.
- Sometimes preparations with the maintenance of a nettle have no essential impact on blood loss at periods is can point to individual weak sensitivity of an organism to the active operating components of these means. Anyway, the nettle is capable to reduce noticeably unpleasant feelings for critical days and to improve health in general.
- Besides styptic effect, means on the basis of a nettle raise the content of hemoglobin and erythrocytes in blood, and also normalization of a hormonal background promote. It is necessary to consider that these means significantly strengthen blood coagulation therefore for persons with the increased coagulability of blood their application for no more than three days, besides only after preliminary consultation with the doctor is recommended.
For strengthening of the general condition of an organism, including at monthly, and also it is possible to apply the following a nettle infusion to effective clarification of blood and vessels:
- To add 100 g of the cut leaves of a nettle to a half of a bottle of vodka, to insist at the room temperature within a day, then to place in a dark place for a week. After the specified time filter liquid. The received infusion needs to be placed in capacity from dark glass. To accept on 0,5 teaspoons twice a day – in the morning and in the evening to food.
Contraindications to application of a nettle
In connection with property of a nettle to increase coagulability of blood, contraindicated to apply in means with its contents at and - because of danger of formation of blood clots. Besides, use of a nettle contraindicated in the presence of the following diseases:
- diseases of kidneys.
It is important to note that during pregnancy reception of means with the maintenance of a nettle as thus it is possible to provoke is strictly forbidden.
Besides, it is undesirable to apply a nettle at cysts, polyps and various tumors of appendages, i.e. in need of carrying out medical treatment.
At the plentiful and painful periods, irrespective of reception prepared on the basis of a nettle of means, InfoAdvisor.net recommends:
- to try to have a rest, minimize more physical and emotional overworks;
- carefully to watch depletion of intestines since at approach of periods the uterus increases in sizes and puts pressure upon nearby bodies. Some days before approach of critical days it is necessary to reduce consumption of fat and fried food, sweet fancy bread;
- to get rid of weight in the bottom of a stomach at the monthly diuretics – for example, broth will help.