Description of the medicine: Bearberry leaves (Folia Arctostaphyli Uvae ursi)
LEAVES OF THE CASTLE (Folia Arctostaphyli Uvae ursi).
Synonym: Bear's Ear.
Collected in the spring before and at the beginning of flowering or in the autumn from the beginning of ripening of the fruit until the snow cover appeared, leaves of a wild-growing bush of bearberry [Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Spreng.], Herewith. heather (Erysaseae).
Bearberry leaves contain arbutin glycoside (6%), which breaks down in the body to form hydroquinone, organic acids, tannins (30–35%), and other substances.
Apply inside in the form of infusion or decoction as a diuretic and disinfectant for inflammatory diseases of the bladder and urinary tract. Disinfecting action is attributed mainly to hydroquinone excreted in urine.
Product form: crushed raw materials of 100 g in cartons.
R p.: Decocti fol. Uvae ursi 10.0: 180 ml
DS 1 tablespoon 5 - 6 times a day
R p.: Desosti fol. Uvae ursi 3, 0: 100 ml
DS 1 dessert spoon 4 times a day for a child of 5 years
Briquettes of bearberry leaves are also available (Briketum Folii Uvae ursi). Tiled briquettes of rectangular shape of 10 cloves of 10 g each.
One slice of briquette (10 g) is placed in an enamel bowl, 200 ml (1 cup) of hot boiled water are poured, covered with a lid and heated in boiling water (water bath) for 30 minutes, cooled for 10 minutes at room temperature, filtered. The remaining raw material is pressed. The volume of the resulting broth is brought to 200 ml with boiled water.
Is ingested in the form of heat, 1/3 - 1/2 cup, 3-4 times a day, 40 minutes after a meal.
Storage: briquettes - in a dry, dark place; cooked broth - in a cool place (no more than 2 days). Before use, the broth should be shaken.
Bearberry leaves are part of the diuretic fees.
Collecting diuretic N 1 (Species diuretica N 1). Ingredients: bearberry leaves 3 parts, cornflower and licorice root 1 part. One tablespoon brew a glass of boiling water, insist 20 minutes, cool, strain; Take 1 tablespoon 3-4 times a day (as directed by the doctor).
Collecting diuretic N 2 (Sresies diuretica N 2). Ingredients: bearberry leaves and juniper fruits in 2 parts, licorice roots 1 part.