Description of the medicine: Bars with corn stigmas (Stylicum stigmatis Zea Maydis)
COLUMNS WITH CORN POLE (Stylicum stigmatis Zea Maydis).
Synonyms: Corn stigmas.
Bars with corn stigmas collected during the ripening period of corn cobs (Zea Mays L.), herewith. cereals (gramineae).
They contain sitosterol, stigmasterol, fatty oils, essential oil, saponins, bitter glycosidic substance, vitamin C, vitamin K, gum-like and other substances.
Applied as a choleretic and diuretic. When ingestion of drugs from the stigmas of maize, an increase in bile secretion, a decrease in its viscosity and relative density, a decrease in the bilirubin content, an increase in the blood level of prothrombin and an acceleration of its coagulation are observed.
The main indications for the use of drugs from corn stigmas: cholecystitis, cholangitis, hepatitis with delayed bile secretion. Can also be used along with the preparations of vitamin K as a styptic (mainly with hypoprothrombinemia).
Assign in the form of a decoction, infusion or liquid extract. To prepare the broth, take 10 corn stigmas, chop them, pour 1, 5 cups of cold water and boil for 30 minutes over low heat in an enamel bowl with the lid closed. Broth cool, filter.
Take 1 to 3 tablespoons every 3 to 4 hours.
Form release: 100 g in paper bags and cardboard packs.
Storage: in a cool dark place.
R p .: Stigmatis Maydis 100.0
DS Infuse 10 g for 30 minutes in a glass boil and drink 1 - 2 hundred spoonfuls every 3 hours.
There are also granules of corn columns with stigmas. 7 g of granules (1 dessert spoon) are placed in an enamel bowl, poured with a glass of hot water and boiled with the lid closed for 30 minutes, cooled and filtered. Take 1 to 3 tablespoons every 3 to 4 hours.
Extract of corn stigmas liquid (Extractum Stigmatum maydis fluidum). Liquid extract (1: 1) for 70% alcohol. Transparent liquid of red-brown light, peculiar smell, bitter-burning taste.
Used as a choleretic agent for cholecystitis, dysfunction of the gastrointestinal tract.
Assign the inside of 30 - 40 drops 2 - 3 times a day before meals.
Product form: 25 ml in glass vials.