Despite the fact that the Arsenal of medicine has been steadily updated with new effective and potent therapeutic drugs, there is growing interest in medicinal plants. Side effects, increasing potestate and severity of symptoms, allergic reactions to many drugs of synthetic origin reinforce the practical importance of herbal medicine.
The medicinal effectiveness of the plant due to the content of a number of complex and diverse chemical active substances. Herbs can be taken for years without fear of harm, which is of great importance in chronic diseases.
Almost every house has a home kit. Usually they consist of numerous medicines, often produced on a chemical basis. But along with them can successfully provide effective and the effect of agents of plant origin. Necessary plants each of us can prepare himself, if you wish, or buy at the pharmacy. And then the house will appear Universalna first aid kit with herbs. Best to have it 10-15 items. They are stored in a dry, cool and dark place, away from children, in a sealed container, preferably in cardboard or paper bags or boxes. What should be in your home medicine Cabinet? See home first aid kit.
We must remember that the common opinion about the complete harmlessness of medicinal plants is not true. When self-treatment of possible poisoning, disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, kidneys, liver, spontaneous abortions, etc. the Danger of self-treatment lies in the fact that herbs, masking and alleviating some of the symptoms of the disease may render the patient a disservice: zabolevanie continues to evolve and the patient turns to the doctor too late or even too late. Therefore, assign phytotherapy (treatment of diseases using preparations of plant origin) can only be a doctor after a thorough thorough examination of the patient and diagnosis.