Description of the medicine: The roots of the althaea (Radices Althaeae)
Collected in autumn or spring, peeled and cured side and non-cored stem roots of wild-growing and cultivated plants of althaea officinalis (Alaeae osinalinalis L.) and Armenian althaea (Althaea armenia Tet), family. Malvaceae. Contains 35% of plant mucus.
Apply in the form of powder, infusion, syrup as an expectorant and an anti-inflammatory agent, mainly in diseases of the respiratory tract.
Extract of the Altean root dry (Exactum Althaeae siccum). Powder grayish-yellow color, almost odorless, a kind of sweet taste.
Syrup Althea (Sirupus Althaeae). Ingredients: 2 parts of the extract of the altite root of dry, 98 parts of sugar syrup. Transparent liquid of yellowish color, weak peculiar odor, sweet taste.
Rp .: Inf. Rad. Althaeae 6, 0: 180 m1
Sir. Liquiritiae ad 200 ml
MDS After 2 hours of 1 tablespoon (adult)
Rp .: Inf. Rad. Althaeae 3, 0: 100 ml
Sir. Althaeae 20 ml
M DS 1 teaspoonful 4 to 5 times a day (child 2 years old)
Collection of thoracic N 1 (Speсies restauris N 1). Ingredients: 2 parts of althea root crushed and leaves of mother-and-stepmother, crushed, 1 part of herb oregano ground.
Assign as an expectorant.
One tablespoon pour a glass of boiling water, insist 20 minutes, filter. Take 1/2 cup 2 - 3 times a day (after meals).
Collection of thoracic N 2 (Sresies res olalis N 2), see Licorice roots.
Collection of thoracic N 3 (Spesi resotoralis N 3). Ingredients: 28, 8 grams of althea root crushed and licorice root crushed, 14, 4 grams of sage leaves, anise fruits and pine buds crushed.
Indication and method of use - see Breastfeeding N 1.
Dry cough medicine for children (Mixtura sicca co-tta tussim pоо infantibus). Ingredients: 4 g of dry root extract, 2 g of sodium hydrogen carbonate and sodium benzoate, 1 g of licorice root extract, 0.5 g of ammonium chloride, 0.05 g of anisic oil, 10 g of sugar. Brownish gray powder with anise oil smell. The aqueous solution (1: 10) has a brown color.
Applied as an expectorant and antitussive.