FUMITORY PLANT CUT IPHYM Herbalism Fumaria officinalis L.
Fumaria officinalis L.
Other names: Fiel Earth, Flower of land Soup wine géline foot, beat milk, Grass yellows, Red Shoe, Poison widow, piss blood soupauvin.
Features: common plant in France, which grows in the walls, waste places. It is found in Europe, Asia, Africa.
Fumaria prima comes from the Latin, "earth", "smoke" earth ", the plant appears out of the ground like smoke.
Diuretic, tonic, depurative, the fumeterre must be part of the plants to take in the spring and fall. Its diuretic effect recommend it to facilitate drainage of the kidneys. His property is effective for ten days, then it becomes calming if treatment is prolonged.
- Diuretic, laxative (potassium salts)
Purifying the fumeterre gives a nice skin tone, fight all diseases of the skin, sores, eczema, herpes, acne.
Fumitory is an excellent drug biliary tract, it regulates secretion (amphocholérétique).
The infusion of fumeterre is recommended in cases of gallstones and liver migraines.
It is also a cardiotonic, cholagogue, antispasmodic, respiratory stimulant.
Warning: high dose and during prolonged use, there is a hypotonisante action slimming; with risk of hemolysis.
- Used in biliary diseases as regulator hepatobiliary
Infusion: 10 g / l, infuse 10 minutes, 1 cup / day, max 10 days / month
T he advice of our pharmacist herbalist to extract active ingredients from plants:
How to make an infusion easily
For flowers, leaves, berries and seeds for essential oil.
- Pour 500 ml of boiling water (removed from the heat as soon as boiling) 1 tsp. Coffee (3-5 g) of medicinal plant (or mixture of plants), then cover.
- Let steep for 3 to 5 minutes for fresh plants, and 5 to 15 minutes to dry plants.
- Strain and drink the tea hot or not after adding a bit of honey or natural syrup.
Prepare your teas and herbal infusions with low mineral water. Water plays an important role as it conveys the properties of plants.
Drinks herbal generally act better on an empty stomach. Often, it is suggested to drink herbal teas and herbal teas in small sips throughout the day, but it is also possible to divide the daily dose of medicinal plants in 2 or 3 doses. Indications are that it simply takes the natural remedy if necessary.
Botanical description of Fumeterre
- Grass 30-60 cm, annual
- Stem erect or diffuse
- Sheet cut into thin lobes
- Red Flower, pink or white
Pharmacology FUMITORY PLANT CUT