Properties: viburnum has a diuretic effect, it is prescribed for edema as a result of impaired functioning of the kidneys, urinary tract and heart. Antiseptic and astringents help the speedy healing of wounds, bleeding gastrointestinal ulcers. In the post-painful period, viburnum is used to restore strength, strengthen immunity. It’s good to drink viburnum tea: 1 tbsp. a spoonful of viburnum berries is poured with 1 glass of boiling water and insist for 1-2 hours. It is necessary to use 2 times a day for half a glass.
To prepare the infusion, it is necessary to crush the dry fruits of viburnum (20 g), pour boiling water (250 ml) and insist for 4 hours. An infusion of this concentration helps with atherosclerosis, hypertension, gastritis, vasospasm, colitis and gastrointestinal ulcers. It should be drunk before meals throughout the day for 100 ml. For external use, the infusion is used for bleeding from the nose and skin rashes. For colds and bronchitis, an infusion of 40 g of berries and 200 g of honey heated to 50 ° C is made. Use the mixture after meals 4 times a day for 1 tbsp. spoon. In this case, you need to keep it in your mouth and swallow it gradually along with saliva.
During pregnancy, the use of viburnum increases the number of red blood cells and, accordingly, the hemoglobin level, so necessary in the second and third trimester.