Pectoral, diuretic, diaphoretic herbs
Among herbal medicines considerable popular so-called fees. They are a mixture of cut up or pounded in a large powder of different parts of medicinal plants. Sometimes in these mixtures administered essential oil and crystalline drug substance. For example, in asthma charges (“Astmatol” and others) add potassium nitrate to facilitate the “puffing” of the mixture.
Fees — the oldest and the simplest form of use of medicinal plants. At home one can prepare various infusions and decoctions a tea, be used to rinse, lotions. During the great Patriotic war, when the drugs were tested a severe need, a medicinal plant widely used as antipyretic, Antidiarrhoeal, diuretic and other remedies. It was in those years Pharmacological and Pharmacopoeia Committee of the Ministry of health of the USSR approved a significant number of formulations of various duties for medical purposes. Later they entered into the State register of drugs permitted for use in medical practice and industrial production. Such official-governmental (from officina – pharmacy) the formulations are, for example, fees breast,choleretic, diaphoretic.
In the State register see also the prescription of fees carminative, to stimulate appetite, gastric laxatives (two recipes), stomach soothing, diuretic, Antiasthmatic, protivogemorroidalny.
Charges are made in pharmaceutical factories and opticopapillary at two factories on processing of medicinal plants, located in Opalikha, Moscow region and in Zhytomir. Fees are sold in packaged form, usually in boxes made of soft cardboard, inside in parchment. This bag, of course, leaves much to be desired. Only a great need for medicinal plants does not allow fees to lie around in pharmacies and gradually lose their distinctive smell and taste. Each package is provided with instruction on the way of tea and its application. Instructions to follow as closely as possible, in order to obtain the necessary quality of infusion or decoction.
The therapeutic action of tea is due to the main pharmacological active substances, typical for a particular plant component of the collection. For example, expectorant, anti-inflammatory and protivokashlevy the effect of infusion obtained from breast 3, due to the content of salts of glycyrrhizic acid (from licorice root), mucous membranes and other polysaccharides (contained in the roots of marshmallow and licorice), essential oils of anise (the main component anethole), sage and pine buds, which are rich in terpenes and their compounds. In addition to these substances, the hood goes all that is only soluble in hot water,— tannins, vitamins, amino acids, different phenolic compounds and many other substances. The result is a very complex composition of the drug, the effect of which is due to a complex of active natural compounds.
In medical practice apply not only taxes industrial production. Your doctor may prescribe a and their writing, the so-called trunk if the ETS is required by the nature of the patient’s disease. When this doctor guided him Li officinal medicinal plants listed in the State registry. In their last 250. Medicinal plants that did not undergo clinical examination, the doctor impregnated civati has no right. The main medicine for the prescription of a physician prepared in the pharmacy in medicine.