The efficacy of motherwort and how to cook it
Leonurus, also known as Li Wei, Kun grass, is a herbaceous plant.
Slight coldness, bitter taste, can remove stasis and regenerate blood, regulate blood circulation and regulate menstruation, diuretic and swelling, are the medicines used by medical doctors of all ages to treat gynecological diseases.
Can be eaten for a long time.
Southerners cook Motherwort to eat.
Modern medical research proves that Motherwort contains a variety of alkaloids such as Leonurine, Stachydrine, Leonuridine, Leonuronine, benzoic acid, potassium chloride, etc.
According to modern medical and animal implementation certification, Motherwort extract and decoction have a strong and lasting excitatory effect on the uterus, which can not only enhance its contractility, but also increase its tension and contraction rate.
30-60 grams of dysmenorrhea, motherwort, 20 grams of Yanmingsuo, 2 eggs, boiled with water, cook the shells for a while after the eggs are cooked, remove the drug residue, eat egg soup.
Before menstruation, once a day, 5-7 times.
90 grams of amenorrhea motherwort, 30 grams of oranges, 50 grams of brown sugar decoction.
Served several times a day.
Treatment of functional uterine bleeding 50 grams of motherwort, 15 grams of incense attached, 2 eggs, add water and cook together, remove the egg shell and cook for a while after cooking, remove the drug residue, eat egg drink soup.
Once a day for 4-5 days.
Postpartum abdominal pain 50 grams of Motherwort, 30 grams of ginger, 20 grams of jujube, 15 grams of brown sugar, decoction.
One dose daily.
Treatment of lochia 50 grams of Motherwort, 10 grams of black fungus, 50 grams of sugar, decoction.
One dose daily.
Motherwort also has a beauty effect.
According to Zai Wu Zetian, despite her advanced age, she still looks good because she uses beauty products made from motherwort ash.
The specific preparation method is: washing the whole plant of Leonurus with water, draining the water, shredding, drying, grinding into a powder, adding an appropriate amount of water and flour, blending and kneading into a ball of rice balls, and then simmering with fire for a day and nightAfter the powder is pulverized, add 30 grams of talc powder and 3 grams of rouge powder to each 300 grams of medicine powder, mix well, put it into a porcelain bottle, and seal it for future use.
It has a moisturizing effect on the face.
Motherwort contains many trace elements.
Selenium has the effect of enhancing the vitality of immune cells, alleviating atherosclerosis, and improving the function of the body’s defense against disease. Manganese can antioxidant, anti-aging, anti-fatigue and inhibit the proliferation of polymers.
Therefore, Motherwort can be good for beauty, anti-aging and anti-aging.
Annual or biennial herb, 60-120cm tall.
Stems are furry.
Leaves opposite, basal leaves. The leaves are oval, 5-9 lobed at the margin, heart-shaped at the base; petioles are protruding; leaves below the stem are ovate, palmately 3-lobed, and the lobes are oblong rhombic to oval, and the lobes areDivided, wide wedge-shaped base slightly downward, slightly hairy above, sparsely hairy and glandular below; middle leaves are rhombic, 3 full-lobed, central lobes 3-lobed, long lobes 1-2-lobed, final lobesLinear, uppermost leaves linear, pubescent on both sides.
Bracts linear or linear-lanceolate, entire or sparsely toothed.
Verticillium inflorescence underarm, with 8-15 flowers, bracteoles needle-like, flower petal tube bell-shaped, petals 5 slightly protruding, outside puberulent, petal teeth 5-lobed, lobes triangular, centralSpiked; corolla lavender, 1-1 long.
2cm, crown tube, hairy ring inside, pubescent outside, crown-shaped two-lip shape, lower lip approximately parallel to upper lip, 3-lobed, middle lobes penetrating, upper lip oblong, entire; stamen 4, second strongFlowers margin sparsely scalelike hairs; ovary 4-lobed, style exceeding upper lip, stigma 2-lobed.
Small nuts oblate-triangular, long 2.
5mm, diameter 1-1.
5mm, light brown, smooth.
Flowering from June to September, fruiting from September to October.
Leonurus sibiricusl.C.sibiricus L.var.
grandiHora Bewth L. manshuricus yabe] 本种形态特征与益母草很相近，主要区别点是：本种花序上的苞叶明显3深裂；花冠较大，长约1.8cm, outer coat villous, lower lip shorter than upper 1/4; sparsely pilose outside flower petals, especially in the middle.
Flowering from July to September, fruiting from September to October.
[药材形状] 本品茎方柱形，枝叶对生，表面黄绿色或灰绿色，轮伞花序苞片、花萼宿存，排列于节上。The taste is slightly bitter.
The decoction pieces are short-node-shaped, square in section, and have a white pith in the middle.
[生境分布] 益母草生于山野荒地、路旁、田埂、山坡草地、溪边等处。Distributed in Northeast, North China, East China, South China and parts of Southwest and Shaanxi, Gansu.
Leonurus gracilis is native to stony and sandy grasslands or pine forests.
Distributed in North China and northern Shaanxi.
[采制] 夏季植株生长茂盛，花未全开时割取地上部分，晒干。 [化学成分] 益母草全草含益母草碱(1eonurine)约0.05% (contains trace amount in the early stage of flowering, gradually increasing in the middle stage of flowering), stachyine (stachyline), rutin (rutin), fumaric acid (fumaric acid fumaric acid), motherwine A and motherwine B.
Leonurus subtilis contains alkaloids 0.
The content of Leonurus in the whole grass varies with the flowering period, the content in the early flowering period is very small, and the middle flowering content in July-August is 0.
03%, up to 0.
04%, and soluble in threonine, 1eonuridine, 4-guanidino-1-butano1, 4-guanidino-butyric acid, refinedArginine (arginine), trace rutin, stachyose (stachyose), phytosterol, resin, small amount of oil, 1auric acid, 1ino1eic acid, β-linoleic acidβ-1inoleicacid) and oleic acid (o1eic acid).
[药理作用] 本品水浸膏或乙醇浸膏对动物子宫有兴奋作用，煎剂效力比酊剂强，能使子宫的收缩作用显著增强，其作用与脑垂体后叶素相似，但较弱。This product’s water extract, Motherwort A, Motherwort Total Base, and Flower Decoction have a hypotensive effect on intravenous injection of anesthetized animals.
But duration constant.
Leonurus ethanol preparation has a slight excitatory effect on the rabbit heart in situ, and it is inhibited first and then excited on isolated rabbit heart, but the effect is weak, and a large amount is inhibited; motherwort alkali has a small amount of excitement and isolated a lot of frog heart.Effect, vasoconstriction can be seen in hind limbs of toads, ears of rabbits, and kidneys in this stromal graft.
Its antihypertensive effect is not affected by cutting off the vagus nerve, but it can be significantly decomposed by pre-injection of atropine, and thus has an anti-adrenergic effect.
Stachycholine can slow frog heart contraction rate.
Other effects: Leonurine can excite the respiratory center and inhibit the central nervous system of frogs; flower decoction can increase the peristalsis of the small intestine of dogs.
Leonurus’ water extract (1: 4) can inhibit the growth of skin fungi in test tubes.
[Sexual taste function]Taste bitter, spicy, slightly cold.
It has the functions of activating blood circulation and regulating menstruation, removing stasis and regenerating, diuretic and swelling.
[Indications for use]Irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, abdominal pain due to postpartum stasis, nephritis, edema, unfavourable urination, sores and sores, and bruises.
Decoction or topical.
Apply fresh topical product to the affected area.