Oregano herbal tea
Oregano is used to treat diseases of the digestive system, heart, blood vessels, and the nervous system. The herb has a soothing and mild hypnotic effect. It has a positive effect on the digestive system: improves tone, enhances peristalsis, intestinal secretory function, increases appetite, improves digestion. Oregano speeds up the process of food digestion and absorption, and also prevents the deposition of fat.
The plant helps in the following:
- cope with insomnia;
- strengthen the immune system;
- relieve painful sensations with colds and respiratory diseases;
- get rid of parasites in the body (with regular intake of infusions, decoctions or medicinal tea).
Baths with oregano decoction are recommended for dermatitis, rashes and other skin problems.
Internal use of the broth is recommended for muscle and headaches, thrush, allergies, bacterial infections.
External use is relevant for burns, arthritis, ear infections and joint pathologies. The dried herb has antiseptic, analgesic, expectorant and hemostatic properties.
In addition, the plant fights inflammation very well, strengthens the immune system, helps to get rid of depression, relieve tension, and quickly restore strength.
The product is useful in the fight against excess weight, as it speeds up metabolism and prevents the accumulation of large amounts of fatty deposits in the body.
Composition and benefits
Oregano is very rich in various essential oils that give it a pungent, bitter taste and aroma. These oils include a huge mass of useful and healing substances.
Thymol has analgesic and antiseptic properties, carvacrol – anti-inflammatory and antioxidant, sesquiterpenes – antihelminthic.
Oregano also contains vitamins A, K, E, C and group B necessary for humans. Oregano contains tannins that are very useful for the human body. They contribute to effective cleansing of toxins and slags.
Ascorbic acid, also part of the composition, has a tonic effect, and vitamin K increases blood clotting. Choline has a good effect on the nervous system and normalizes fat metabolism and cholesterol levels.
Oregano also contains: rosmarinic acid, cymene, bitter substances, flavonoids, terpenes, geranyl acetate.
Application of oregano
Due to its properties, this plant is an excellent source of fiber, which removes bile salts and carcinogenic toxins by binding to them in the colon. This stimulates the body to break down cholesterol and produce more bile salts.
There is a claim that oregano can replace the most effective antibiotics. Scientists have proven that regular consumption of this herb relieves the human body of many existing infections.
A decoction of the herb oregano effectively relieves hangover syndrome. Traditional medicine has long used oregano in the treatment of alcoholism, it is recommended to take the broth daily, morning and evening, in a quarter of a glass.
Oregano is also used externally in the form of compresses, and is also included in the composition of alcoholic tinctures and cosmetic oils, which are used for seborrheic eczema, dermatitis, herpes, various itching and light burns.
It has a particular value for its positive effect on the female body. Oregano has a stimulating and tonic effect on the smooth muscles of the uterus. An infusion or regular tea made from oregano restores the menstrual cycle, helps to reduce menstrual pain and is used in case of delayed periods.
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