Description of the medicine: Ginseng Root (Radix Ginseng)
GINSENG ROOT (Radix Ginseng).
Panax ginseng C, A. Mey (synonym: Panax schin-seng Nees), collected in the fall at the 5th-6th year of life, washed, whole and cut lengthwise into pieces and dried roots of a wild-growing and cultivated perennial herb of ginseng - Panax ginseng C, A. Mey. Araliaceae (Araliaceae).
The roots of five-leaved ginseng (Panax quinqueafolium) and creeping ginseng (Panax repens) are also used.
Ginseng root contains essential and fatty oils, pectins and other carbohydrates, glycosides (panaxosides A and B, panaquilone, panaxin), saponins and other substances. The chemical nature and pharmacological properties of the substances contained in ginseng are still not well understood.
In medical practice, use alcohol tincture (Tinctura Ginseng). Transparent yellowish liquid. Cooked in 70% ethyl alcohol (1:10).
It is used as a tonic and stimulant for asthenia, overwork, neurasthenia, after infectious and debilitating diseases, as well as for weakening of sexual function due to neurasthenia (in complex therapy).
Assign inside 30 to 40 minutes before meals 15 to 25 drops 2 to 3 times a day. The course of treatment is 30 to 40 days. If necessary, repeat it after 2 to 3 weeks.
Contraindications: hypertension, irritability, insomnia, bleeding. Like other similar tinctures, do not take ginseng tincture in the afternoon.
Release form: in bottles of 50 ml.
Storage: in a dry, dark place.
Rp .: T-rae Ginsengi 50 ml