Recommendations in folk medicine
Ivan-tea (narrow-leaved fireweed) has a calming, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, wound healing, diuretic, choleretic, enveloping, emollient, hemostatic, analgesic, antitumor, detoxifying, hematopoietic, antioxidant, lactogenic properties.
The calming effect of willow tea is used in the treatment of insomnia, anxiety, various forms of neurosis, and fears. Anti-inflammatory and enveloping action is effective in the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases - gastritis, peptic ulcer (with high acidity), enteritis, enterocolitis.
In folk medicine, Ivan-tea is recommended for headaches, diseases of the spleen, stones in the liver and kidneys, to increase potency, prevent caries, hair loss, food and alcohol poisoning, inflammation of the ear, throat, nose, to restore strength during exhaustion, to normalize blood pressure.
Outwardly, the decoction is used for rinsing the throat and mouth with tonsillitis, inflammatory diseases, and also for washing ulcers and wounds that do not heal well. To heal wounds and ulcers, you can use dry, powdered grass (in the form of powders). As an analgesic in the form of poultices - with bruises, arthralgia.
Ingredients: crushed (Chamaenerion angustifolium) 100 %.
Net content: 50 g
Preparation: 1 teaspoon (1,2 g) pour 200 ml boiling water over 1 teaspoon (1,2 g), steep for 10-15 minutes, scoop out and take 1 glass (200 ml) 1-3 times a day.
Storage: store in a dry, dark place at a temperature of +5 °C to +25 °C. The infusion should be kept in a cool place for up to 2 days.