His adjacent hair reaches a length of 1.5 millimeters on average. Some pairs of leaves have a cross-shaped arrangement on the stem. The Medici has five to ten bracts, which are similar to leaves. The flowering period of the plant takes place in the months of June to September. One of the striking features of the Real Betonie is its beautiful appearance.
The habitat of the Real Betonie extends from Europe across the Mediterranean region to the area of the Tienschan. In addition, the Heilziest grows in some places in North Africa. The medicinal plant prefers to thrive on moorland meadows, meager mountain meadows, heathland and mixed deciduous forests with moist and alkaline soil. Also important is a regular change of light and shade. The harvest season takes place in late summer.
The Heilziest has some ingredients that have health benefits. These include bitter substances and tannins such as stachydrine. In addition, the essential oils, choline, turicin and betonicin are represented. The ingredients primarily develop anti-inflammatory effects.
Despite its beauty, the Real Betonie is no longer used in modern medicine in conventional medicine. However, it is all the more used by folk medicine. Therapeutic use of the leaves of Heilziest, which have a bitter-bitter taste, as well as the flowers that attract attention with their pleasant fragrance. The root of the plant can also be used medicinally, but it has a scratchy, unpleasant taste.
One of the most common forms of Real Betony is tea, which is made from its leaves. For this purpose, the user brews 5 grams of plant leaves with 200 milliliters of hot, boiled water. This mixture is allowed to draw for about 15 minutes. So that the therapeutically useful substances do not volatilize, the use of a closed vessel is recommended.
It is also possible to cook the volatile substances in goat's milk. So the substances are bound by their fat. The use of the tea can be done both internally and externally.
Another form of administration is the Heilziestsaft. Freshly mixed with rose oil, this is considered effective against earache. Along with honey juice, however, it is attributed to a therapeutic effect against jaundice and dropsy. For the treatment of lung diseases or nerve dysfunction medicinal powder can be used. This is obtained from the flowers and leaves of the real Betonie and administered three times a day in the dose of a knife tip.
To treat coughing and bronchial asthma, Medicinal Herbal Syrup can be used to help expel phlegm. The syrup is made from 0.5 liters of distilled healing water, to which 270 grams of sugar candy are mixed. Folk medicine also administered a decoction of the Betonie, mixed with some wine to treat chest problems.
If the patient suffers from inflammation of the throat or the oral cavity, the medicinal tea can also be used for gargling or rinsing. The Real Betonie can be collected by yourself. The medicinal plant can be found in this country on meadows, bushy hills and sparse forests. If you prefer to buy the healing cure, you will find numerous offers in the herbal trade.
Already in antiquity the doctors estimated the healing properties of the real Betonie. Their therapeutic benefits have already been described by ancient authors in herbal books. The Roman physician Antonius Musa, who served as the personal physician of Emperor Augustus, told Betony 46 various medical applications.
But even in the Middle Ages the positive effects of the real Betonie remained unmentioned. Thus Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) described numerous magical indications, which, however, could not be proven in later times. For example, the betony worn as an amulet should also act against the dreaded plague.
Folk medicine used the real Betonie against a variety of diseases. These included congested lungs, epilepsy, rheumatism, asthma, heartburn, kidney problems, bladder problems and diarrhea. In addition, the Heilziest was used for earache, dropsy, jaundice, nerve weakness, constipation, gout, whooping cough and poisoning.
In addition, with the real Betonie outwardly, wounds, varicose veins and abscesses could be treated. A further area of use was gum problems or inflammation of the pharynx. Against fractures of the joints, grated leaves of the plant were applied to the relevant sites. At the present time, homeopathy also relies on the healing power of healing.
She uses it to treat bronchial asthma, headaches, dizziness, upper abdominal pain, respiratory catarrh, neuritis, paresis, feeling weak and mild mental disorders.
With the gift of the real Betonie must be paid attention to certain side effects. This can lead to vomiting due to an overdose of powder extracted from the root. Any further side effects could not be adequately transmitted and therefore not examined in detail. For this reason, a moderate administration of the Therapeutic Remedy is recommended in principle.