Description of the medicine: Grass shepherd's purse (Herba Bursae pastoris)
GRASS OF THE SHEPHERD'S BAG (Herba Bursae pastoris).
Collected in the phase of flowering and the beginning of fruiting (before the fruits were browned) and the dried ground part of the wild annual plant of the shepherd’s bag (Capsella Bursa-pastoris L. Medic), fam. Brassicaceae (Brassicaceae). It is growing everywhere in our country. Contains choline, acetylcholine, tyramine, organic acids, saponins and other substances.
It has the ability to cause contraction of the muscles of the uterus.
Applied in the form of infusions and liquid extract for atony of the uterus and uterine bleeding. Contraindicated in pregnancy.
Liquid shepherd's bag extract (Extractum Bursae pastoris fluidum).
Extract (1: 1) in 70% alcohol. Transparent greenish-brown liquid of a peculiar smell and pungent taste.
Assign inside 20 to 25 drops 2 to 3 times a day.
Rp .: Inf. herbae Bursae pastoris 10.0: 200 ml
DS 1 tablespoon 3 times a day
Rp .: Extr. Bursae pastoris fluidi 25 ml