Description of the medicine: Fruits of the Zhoster laxative (Fructus Rhamni catharticae)
Fruits of the laxative joster (Fructus Rhamni catharticae).
The ripened and dried fruits of the wild bush of the laxative joster, or laxative buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartis L.), harvested in the fall, this. buckthorn (Rhamnaseae), growing in the middle and southern parts of the European part of our country, in Ukraine and in Bashkiria. Contain antraglycosides and other substances.
It acts like buckthorn brittle. Applied in the form of a decoction and infusion: 1 tablespoon of joster is brewed in a glass of boiling water, insisted for 2 hours, filtered. Take 1/2 cup at night. It is part of the laxative tea N 2 (see Senna Leaves).