Useful properties of quince
Quince fruits contain vitamins PP, A, C, E, B6, B2, B1, potassium, copper, citric and malic acid, tartronic acid, pectin. 100g ripe quince contains 8, 9 g carbohydrates, including 7g - is fructose, and all the rest - glucose and sucrose.
There are such useful properties Quince: astringent, diuretic, antiseptic, tonic, hemostatic. Due to the content of fiber and no cholesterol quince useful for weight loss and body cleansing.
For the treatment and strengthen the body use the seeds, juice and fresh fruit quince.
Useful properties of quince is used to treat diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, cardiovascular system, gastrointestinal tract, kidney, anemia, asthma, to stop uterine bleeding, removal of dry and wet cough, healing anal fissures, burns and skin irritations, inflammation in the oral cavity (periodontal , gingivitis).
To improve the appetite, stop uterine bleeding boiled decoction of the dried ripe quince: 10g fruit pour 100 ml boiling water. Take a spoon before eating.
In the pathology of the liver and is used to eliminate vomiting boiled and mashed quince.
Fresh fruit juice is useful in digestive disorders accompanied by bleeding and diarrhea. Quince fresh effective as a diuretic in treatment of heart disease, and as a means of preventing anemia after long illness.
Quince syrup drink with anemia. To prepare it, ripe quince is cut, fill with water and boil until tender pieces. Once of them squeeze the juice and boiled it well.
Binding properties of quince is used in diarrhea, hemoptysis - prepare and drink a decoction of quince seeds. Apply a decoction and externally can lubricate the skin for its softening, rinse the throat with inflammation, making lotions for the eyes.
For the healing of anal fissures make a poultice from the juice of local fruit quince.
When inflammation of the gums make lotions from quince seeds of mucus. To prepare it 10g of seeds pour 200 ml of warm water and shake 7-9min. Seeds must be integers, you can not grind them, because because of this poisonous substance amygdalin stands, turns in the stomach cyanide.
Cooked mucus due to enveloping, expectorant properties, quince can be used for bronchitis, diarrhea, gastrointestinal ulcers, colitis. Take slime on spoon 3-4 times daily after 30 minutes after a meal. Mucus can be treated burns and skin irritation.
Leaves quince able to weaken and stop asthma attacks. Prepare the infusion of the leaves: 5g leaves pour 250 ml of hot water, boil for another 15 min in a water bath. Drink infusion of two tablespoons tablespoons 3-4 times daily before meals. Keep it no more than three days in the refrigerator.
The seeds, leaves, fruit can make tea, which has a diuretic effect, and therefore is effective in kidney disease. To make it, pour 250ml boiling water, dry leaves (1 spoon), boil another 5-6min., Cool, filter. Take medicinal drink each day should be 3 times spoon.
Contraindications to the use of quince
Quince is harmful for constipation, pleurisy. You should know also that the fuzz on the skin of the fruit is bad for the throat, voice, and because nepolezen singers. Therefore, before using the down with quince fruit carefully remove the sponge.
To buy a really useful quince, buy big and dense, uniformly colored yellow or orange fruits without dents. The fruit can not tolerate a fair shake, so to preserve the beneficial properties quince it with great care delivered home and lay in the refrigerator, where a whole as it can be stored for 2 months.