Many of us have had heartburn- extremely unpleasant burning sensation or even pain behind the sternum. The cause of heartburn is the ingestion of acidic stomach contents into the esophagus. The Country of Soviets offers folk remedies for heartburn.
Why does heartburn occur? The most common reason is increasedacidity of the stomach: acidic gastric contents enter the esophagus, irritating it. Usually heartburn occurs after a while after a meal, sometimes - on an empty stomach. There are medicines that help fight heartburn, but folk remedies for heartburn are also effective.
What folk remedies for heartburn can we offer you? First of all, this is infusions and decoctions of various herbs. We offer you several recipes for such broths and infusions.
Folk remedies for heartburn: infusions
Infusion marsh swine. To make this infusion, take 20 g of herb cedar grass and pour a glass of boiling water. We insist, filter and take 1 tablespoon. 4-5 times a day.
Swine swine is also effective in combination with other herbs - for example, yarrow and St. John's Wort. To make an infusion of a mixture of these herbs, let's take an equal amount herb swine, yarrow and St. John's wort. Mixing the herbs, pour them with boiling water (3 tablespoons herbal mixture per liter of boiling water) and insist for two hours. Filter and drink half a glass 4-5 times a day.
St. John's wort can also be insisted on chamomile and plantain. To do this, take 20 g of St. John's wort, 20 g of leaves of plantain, 5 g of chamomile inflorescences, pour boiling water, insist, filter. This broth should be taken 3 times a day for 1 tablespoon.
From heartburn helps and centipede. To prepare the infusion, take 1-2 tsp. herbs of a thousand-acres umbrella and pour two glasses of boiling water. We insist for half an hour, filter and drink half a glass of infusion 3 times a day for an hour and a half before meals. This infusion should be drunk regularly for two months.
Heartburn can be treated chamomile infusion - It helps to reduce the acidity of the stomach. To prepare an infusion of dried chamomile, take 2-3 tablespoons. (with a slide) of chamomile and pour a glass of boiling water. Let's brew for 10-2) minutes, strain and drink in small sips. Daily norm - three glasses of chamomile.
Many folk remedies for heartburn are based on the healing properties of flaxseed oil. One such means is infusion Flaxseed. To prepare this infusion, take 1 tsp. flaxseed, in the evening we fill it with half a glass of boiling water, and in the morning dilute with water or milk and drink on an empty stomach. Infusion of flaxseed should be drunk within two weeks.
Folk remedies for heartburn: broths
Heartburn is good for broth ginger, which is drunk with increased acidity. To prepare the broth, we will grate the root of ginger and squeeze the juice out of it. 5 g of juice for 3 minutes, cook in a glass of water, then add to the broth 40 g of honey. The broth of the ginger root is drunk in one fell swoop half an hour before eating. It should be drunk within a week.
You can also try a decoction of oats. To prepare this broth we take 2 tablespoons. grains of oats (uncleaned) and boil for 15 minutes in a liter of water. Then add 2 tbsp to the pan. grains and boil for 2-3 minutes. After that, add 2 tablespoons of decoction to the broth. fresh milk. We should get about 900 ml of broth. It should be drunk half an hour before meals three times a day for 3 tablespoons, the course of treatment lasts two weeks.
Good help for heartburn broth from mixtures of herbs. Take 1 part of the herb of peppermint, 1 partroot of valerian officinalis and 1 part fennel fruit - all components must be ground. 2 tsp. dry mixture pour a glass of water and boil for 15 minutes on low heat. Ready to cool the broth, filter and drink warm during the day in three divided doses. Just prepare and drink broths from other herbs:
- 1 part thyme (creeping thyme), 1 part of the root of the althea medicinal, 1 part of the valerian root drug, 1 part of peppermint grass
- 1 part licorice root, 1 part mother-and-stepmother leaves, 1 part flaxseed
And remember that folk remedies for heartburn are best combine with taking medications and adherence to a special diet. When heartburn is advised to reduce the consumption of fried, fatty and spicy food, replace animal fats with vegetable and eat buckwheat porridge on an empty stomach.