Description Sophora japonica
Sophora japonica - leguminous tree that grows mainly in China and Japan. A mature tree has a large crown spherical shape and the height is 25 meters. Sophora japonica blooms in July and August fragrant yellowish-white flowers and juicy fruits beans collected in pods that as aging is painted in a reddish color.
Application of Sophora japonica
For therapeutic purposes, use the flowers and fruits of the tree. Sophora japonica flowers contain up to 30% of vitamin P, and unripe fruits, collected in autumn, in addition to the routine contains flavonoid glycosides.
The therapeutic use is the Sophora japonica beneficial effect on the circulatory system of the body, because in combination with ascorbic acid, rutin strengthens the walls of blood vessels. This allows the use of fruits and flowers of a tree in the treatment of sclerotic vascular injury, colitis, typhoid, hemorrhoids, hypertension, angina, all kinds of malignant tumors, gastritis, lupus and internal bleeding. In addition, the result of Sophora japonica treatment reduces blood sugar and cholesterol, which makes it suitable for patients with diabetes.
For the preparation of an aqueous infusion of 20 g of crushed flowers Sophora japonica boiled water. Take the resulting infusion is possible after 2 hours, a tablespoon 3 times a day, preferably after a meal. To prepare the alcoholate to treat hypertension same number of flowers wood poured 100 ml of 70% alcohol and infused for 10 days in a dark place. Take 20-40 drops of tincture and after meals three times a day.
In addition, the Sophora japonica Review has regenerating and healing properties, allowing its use as an outdoor water compresses in the treatment of eczema, psoriasis and trophic ulcers. Tincture for external application may be prepared from the fruit of a tree, to which 10 g of crushed material is boiled in a glass of water on a water bath for 15 minutes. An hour infusion can be used for dressing, irrigation, lotions or compresses.
Also, from the fruit of a tree producing drug infusion. According to the instructions Sophora japonica in a tincture used externally as an antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory agent that improves regeneration in the treatment of wounds, burns, boils, venous ulcers, pressure ulcers and other inflammatory skin diseases. However, according to the instructions Sophora japonica virtually no side effects, allergic reactions, except in cases of individual intolerance plants.
In addition, treatment of Sophora japonica Review is effective in hair loss and baldness. For the preparation of liqueur 2 teaspoons of crushed seeds pour a glass of boiling water and insist 15-30 minutes. The resulting tincture can be taken orally as a 1 teaspoon 5-6 times a day, and applied externally to clean hair, rubbing into the scalp for 15-20 minutes.
For the application of Sophora japonica as a tonic enough 1 tablespoon crushed fruit of the tree in a thermos insist 8-12 hours in a glass of boiling water. The resulting infusion take 1 tablespoon before eating. In addition to the tonic effect of the tincture of the fruits of Sophora japonica reviews for effectively taking the deposition of salts, and by tides during menopause.
Contraindications Sophora japonica
Sophora japonica is contraindicated inside with hypersensitivity to the plant, as well as kidney and liver during pregnancy and lactation. However, topically, for the treatment of purulent inflammatory skin processes, kidney and liver contraindication for Sophora japonica are not.