The use of syrup of grass root and marshmallow


1. General

2. Use of herbs and marshmallow root

3. Contraindications marshmallow

Marshmallow - a widespread plantwhich belongs to the family Malvaceae.To date, there are about twenty species of plants, but it is the only curative medicinal marshmallow.It is often referred to as wild rose, mucus-grass prosvirkoy, marshmallows, dog mug up and mallow.


curative effect and marshmallow root, marshmallow and herb (leaves and flowers), are harvested, usually in the second year life of the plant.In grass

mucus is marshmallow, solid essential oil, ascorbic acid, vitamins, carotene, as well as zinc, potassium, magnesium, iron and copper.

As for marshmallow root, it contains rutin, gums, pectins, fatty oil, tannins, phytosterols and vitamins.

main value marshmallow is a slimy substance in this plant.This mucus is known for its expectorant, analgesic and anti-inflammatory action.Also, mucus dog faces helps in diseases of the throat, the gastrointestinal tract and the or

al cavity.That is why doctors prescribe marshmallow cough, diarrhea, pain in the stomach and intestine, inflammation of the urogenital system.

Use of herbs and marshmallow root

At home with marshmallow root can be cooked quite effective healing tea.To do this, two teaspoons of minced root pour a glass of cold water.Infuse root plants need a period of thirty minutes, stirring occasionally.Then, the tea should be well-Shake and strain.Before taking tea need a little warm up slowly, in small sips to drink.

main nuance use as root and marshmallow herb is that boiled infusion of the plant, or even impossible to bring to a boil, because contained in Wild Rose starch can be transformed into a paste.

marshmallow herb is also very often used in the form of teas, which use inside in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and coughing.Another herb marshmallow may be applied topically as a rinse.

For tea you need two teaspoons of herbs pour hot water (250 ml) and let stand for ten minutes.In the treatment of diseases of the digestive system and to stimulate the functioning of the intestines, it is desirable to drink unsweetened tea.Also, this tea can be used to treat coughs, add a little honey.Diabetics instead of honey is recommended to use stevia.

Currently, very popular in pediatric uses marshmallow cough, as this tool is non-toxic and has a high percentage of effectiveness.Good results can be achieved as with the help of the finished syrup, marshmallow, and with the help of a home-cooked.Ideally combined with drops of syrup marshmallow anise.This combination helps to get rid of "barking cough" and bronchitis.

order to prepare syrup marshmallow at home, you need to purchase a large cut in the root of this plant, wine alcohol, sugar and distilled water.2 grams of marshmallow root is placed in a cheesecloth and hung.Under this suspension is put clean empty container.Then, the root (which is located in Marl) is filled with a mixture of 1 g of ethyl alcohol and 45 grams of water.The liquid which flows into the vessel is filled again suspended root.This procedure was repeated over 60 minutes.To the resulting liquid is added a sugar (37 grams 63 grams of liquid sugar).Then, the mixture must be heated until smooth.

Adults and children over 12 years marshmallow syrup is assigned to one tablespoon 4-5 times a day.Children from 6 to 12 years marshmallow cough (in the form of syrup) give one teaspoon 3-5 times a day.Children aged 1 to 6 years 0.5 syrup designate teaspoon 3-4 times a day.The duration of treatment is 10-15 days.Before use, it is desirable to dilute the syrup with water: 1 teaspoon of syrup 50 ml of water.

To speed up the healing of wounds and abrasions are often used cooked marshmallow leaves.As for the root of the plant, it can be used even in raw form (with strong pains in the throat).

Cold infusion of dog faces effective in the treatment of inflammation of the skin and mucous membranes of the eyes.When inflammation of the gums, throat and tonsils doctor prescribe a gargle hot infusion of the plant.

Contraindications marshmallow

Since marshmallow drug rarely causes side effects, the only serious contraindication to therapy with this plant is an idiosyncrasy.

Ready marshmallow syrup diabetics should take a careful care.

In the first two trimesters of pregnancy marshmallow drug use is not desirable.In the last trimester of drugs with this plant can only be assigned by the attending physician.

Taking marshmallow cough, you need to take into account the fact that it is not combined with codeine and other substances that suppress the cough reflex.This combination can lead to complications of the disease, as well as hamper the output of liquefied sputum.

to treat any diseases and pathological conditions are best made on the basis of finished products of the plant, as the home-cooked medicine is very perishable.


Product description posted on this page is a supplement and a simplified version of the official version of the annotations to the drug.The information is provided for informational purposes only and is not a guide to self-medication.Before using the product you should consult with a specialist and to get acquainted with the instructions approved by the manufacturer.

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