Description of the medicine: Horsetail grass (Herba Equiseti Arvensis)
GRASS TREE GRASS (Herba Equiseti Arvensis).
Dried shoots of herbaceous wild-growing perennial spore-field horsetail (Еquisetum аrvense L.), this. Horsetail (Equisetasaeae), widespread in Ukraine, the Caucasus, Siberia, Central Asia.
Contains a large amount of silicic acid, binders, saponins, malic acid, mineral salts, etc.
Broth is sometimes used as a diuretic, with heart and other diseases accompanied by stagnation.
Product form: crushed raw materials of 100 g in cartons.
R p .: Hrbae Equiseti 25, 0
DS 2 tablespoons brew a glass of boiling water, insist and drink 1/4 cup 3 - 4 times a day
Also available as briquettes; 1, 5 slices of briquette pour a glass of cold water, boil for 30 minutes, cool, filter. Is ingested 1 tablespoon 3-4 times a day.
There are also grass pellets of horsetail; 10 g of granules (1 tablespoon) is poured with a glass of hot water and boiled with the lid closed on low heat for 15 minutes, then cooled and filtered. Take 1 tablespoon of W - 4 times a day.
Preparations of grass of horsetail should be applied as prescribed by a doctor. They can cause kidney irritation; contraindicated in nephritis and nephrosonephritis.