Kalina raises or lowers blood pressure?
Folk remedies to reduce
Influence of viburnum on the pressure
In order to reduce the high blood pressure, you can take of the berries of the shrub, but also its bark and leaves and flowers.
However, Kalina acts gently and gradually, so immediately the pressure lowers. In fact, it is a diuretic, which rids the body of excess fluid. Due to this property it has a beneficial effect at high pressure.
How to use Kalina under pressure?
Usually this fruit prepared juice or tea, often make tinctures.
Morse of viburnum
Take about 100 grams berries (fresh or frozen), pour half a liter of hot water and put in a water bath, hold for 15-20 minutes. After – cool and strain through a sieve or cheesecloth, the resulting juice honey or sugar to taste. To use such a remedy need at least 5 times a day, not less than 50 grams.
Cranberry and honey
In order to gently but effectively reduce pressure take equal proportions of lime honey and fresh berries of viburnum. Mash the berries with the honey and leave the mixture for 1-2 hours. Make this mixture should tablespoon before each meal, at least two weeks in a row.
A decoction of the bark viburnum Bush
Take 50 grams of the bark of viburnum, wash, drain and grind in a mortar or in a food processor. The resulting powder pour cold water (about 1 liter) and place on medium heat. Bring to a boil, but do not let the infusion boil for a long time. After put it to cool, strain through cheesecloth and pour into a thermos or bottle of dark glass. The decoction and drink half a Cup, diluting it with warm water in the ratio 1:1, after each meal. The course of treatment is 30 days, after need to take a break for 1-2 months.
Kalina under reduced pressure
Contraindications to the use of viburnum
In addition to food allergies, Kalina, may cause irritation of stomach ulcers, so patients with this diagnosis it is better to avoid eating sour berries. As Kalina is not recommended to eat for pregnant women and nursing mothers as it can cause serious allergies in the newborn. Kalina is not recommended for those who suffer from increased blood clotting: the berry is diuretic, but also liquefies the blood.
In other cases, the berries are completely harmless and doesn't cause the body any harm.
How to prepare Kalina
To ensure that the berries retain their useful properties and helps fight high blood pressure, they either need to freeze or to dry and place in a linen bag, or grindwith sugar and spun into the jar. In any of these cases, the berries will be stored for a long time and will be a great helper in the fight with high blood pressure.
Don't forget that thanks to proper harvest berries depends on the safety of its beneficial properties.