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Drugs based on turmeric, with which you forget the way to the pharmacy!

Лекарства на основе куркумы, с которыми ты забудешь дорогу в аптеку!

Curcuma (Latin Curcuma) is the genus of monocotyledonous herbaceous plants of the family Ginger (Zingiberaceae). Rhizomes and stems of many species of this genus contain essential oils and yellow dyes (curcumin) and are cultivated as spices and medicinal plants. The greatest spread in quality of spice was turmeric long (Curcuma longa) (other names - Curcuma domestica, turmeric), the powder of dried roots which is known as the spice of turmeric.

Curative properties of turmeric were known in Hindustan since antiquity. It was believed that turmeric "cleanses the body." Also turmeric has immunomodulatory properties. Turmeric is a natural antibiotic. Milan Fiala from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), showed in vitro that one of the minor curcumin, bisdetetoxycurcumin (p, p'-hydroxycinnamoylferuloylmethane), is an immunomodulator that stimulates beta-amyloid phagocytosis (the accumulation of which is the cause of Alzheimer's disease in accordance with the amyloid hypothesis) monocytes.

Curcuma fell into our kitchens along with pepper, saffron, zira and successfully won one of the honorable places.

Prescription for anti-obesity, atherosclerosis and diabetes mellitus

Turmeric is able not only to help lose weight, but also to clean blood vessels and reduce blood sugar. It's not a secret for anyone that this spice is a part of many biologically active additives and dietary products. But why buy them, if you can cook yourself no less effective medicine.


Pour 1 tsp. turmeric powder, red hot pepper on the tip of the knife and as much ground mummy with a glass of boiled water. Stir this mixture thoroughly. Eat one glass a half hour before meals three times a day.

Treatment of colds

There are 2 prescriptions for effective medications for colds from turmeric. The first is a restorative, anti-inflammatory warm drink.


Boil a glass of milk, cool to a temperature of about 40 degrees. Then add to it a teaspoon of turmeric powder and a teaspoon of honey, best of all lime. Thoroughly mix this mixture and eat three times a day one hour before meals or two hours after eating.

The second recipe will come to the rescue if you have caught a sore throat

From turmeric, you can prepare a kind of local antibiotic, which is best used after a thorough rinse of the sore throat.


Mix in a teaspoon of a little candied honey and turmeric powder. Put this mixture in your mouth and slowly dissolve for at least five minutes. After that, you need to refrain from drinking and eating for two to three hours. It is best to take this medicine before going to bed.

The medicine for burns, wounds and acne

Turmeric has healing properties, so it is possible to prepare a medicinal composition for wraps and masks. Dressings with the product must be changed every three hours. Turmeric will help to cope with the soaking white eels. To do this, apply the medical composition on a clean face as a mask and hold for 15 minutes, and then carefully rinse with boiled water.


Bulk 3-5 st. l. Turmeric in a glass or porcelain cup. Then squeeze the juice of the leaves of room-made aloe vera there until you get a creamy mass, which is convenient to apply to the skin. Do not store this mixture, use it immediately.

Honey sweets from hypertension

This recipe for traditional medicine will be a salvation for everyone who suffers from high blood pressure. Although the recipe is more complex, the effect of this medicine is invaluable.


Grind the first four ingredients in a coffee grinder and mix them with honey. From the mass obtained, roll 4-5 sweets. They should be enough for 1 day of treatment. And for the prevention of hypertension will be enough and 1 candy a day.

The greatest advantage of medicines based on turmeric is their naturalness. This spice is guaranteed not to harm your health. Try to replace the pharmacy medicines cooked at home.