Update: December 2018
Red brush, other names of which are: Rhodiola four-membered,
frosty, red root, Siberian ginseng is valuable and rare
perennial medicinal plant of the Crassula family and genus
Radiola. It prefers a humid, moderately cold climate and grows on
an altitude of 3,000 meters in the mountainous parts of Altai, which are
the birthplace of the plant.
This wonder can be found on rocky places and stony
slopes, gorges, along rivers and streams. It is believed that the storehouse
useful properties of the plant acquired precisely because of the ability
survive in a mountainous climate. Today there are over 65
plant species that are common in North America, Western
Europe and Asia.
Лечебные свойства и противопоказания красной brushes прежде всего
were studied in the homeland of the plant. The indigenous population of the Altai Territory
respectfully and carefully treats the red brush that has won
reputation as a unique healer. It is believed that the drugs on his
based able to heal people, even close to death. Culture
refers to the list of rare and endangered plants of Siberia and not
harvested on an industrial scale.
Especially actively red brush is used for women:
almost all common pathologies of the female genital
give in to the healing powers of the plant.
In appearance, Rhodiola resembles a globular pillow.
Many-headed broad rhizomes from below turn into woody,
vertical root. The bottom of the stem and the top of the root form caudex –
A powerful core that is covered with leftovers
last year’s stems. The cut root have a pleasant aroma,
similar to the smell of roses.
Stems erect or curved, unbranched, thin, depart
straight from the rhizome and surrounded by last year’s reddish leaves
shade, which formed the basis of the name. Leaves alternate
twisted, entire, flat, triangular in shape or
semicircles and brown or brownish color. Close
each other and have a length of up to 8 cm, very easy to fall away.
Flowers of yellow or yellow-green color are collected in the final
corymbose, racemose or capitate-corymbose inflorescences of 3-5
flowers, mostly dioecious. Perianth spliced at the very
base and has a dark red or yellowish-red color. Fetus
It is a straight fly with a short spout. Seeds
Flowering occurs in June-July.
Collecting and harvesting
The plant is harvested by hand in the period after flowering and before
fruit ripening. Dry in ventilated areas. Raw materials stored
in cartons and valid for 2 years.
В красной щетке обнаружены the following полезные вещества:
- essential oil, bactericidal, soothing,
antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory,
analgesic, wound healing effects;
- antraglycosides that improve the motility of the large intestine and
have a laxative effect;
- organic acids involved in the process
blood, which are a source of iron, potassium, magnesium,
improving the digestive tract. Positive effect on the state of the wall
blood vessels, optimize metabolism, reduce blood cholesterol,
neutralize and eliminate toxins and free radicals, strengthen
the immune system;
- sterols that normalize blood cholesterol levels
protective reserves of the body and preventing the development of autoimmune
- phenols that strengthen blood vessels and prevent them
constriction Prevent the deposition of cholesterol;
- vascular permeability reducing flavonoids normalizing
blood pressure and heart rate, eliminating inflammation and
stimulating the activity of the adrenal cortex;
- phytohormones that regulate the balance of hormones in the human body,
lowering blood pressure, activating tissue regeneration, restoring
function of the reproductive and nervous systems. Render prophylactic
action against malignant neoplasms;
- glycosides, in particular, salidrozide, possessing
antifungal, antibacterial effect, providing
oncoprotective and adaptogenic action. Also contributes to
elimination of endocrine disruptions in gynecological diseases and
pathologies of the adrenal glands and thyroid gland;
- waxes that accelerate the healing process of damaged skin
astringent and bactericidal properties;
- tannins, characterized by anti-inflammatory,
wound healing, bactericidal, bacteriostatic and astringent
- betaine protecting the body during stressful situations
positively affecting the liver and joints;
- anthocyanins with antibacterial, antiviral and
- elements: manganese, chromium, cobalt, selenium, gum, zinc,
silver, copper, nickel, molybdenum and vitamin C, in a complex
providing immunostimulating, firming, regenerating
action as well as antioxidant effect;
- There are also a number of substances necessary for vital activity.
plants such as fats, proteins, sugars, etc.
Useful properties of the red brush
One of the most unique properties of a plant is considered its
the ability to run reserves of protective forces and mobilize the body
rights to fight the disease, which eliminates the cause
The increase in the energy potential of the organism allows
effectively use the plant in the treatment of chronic fatigue,
avitaminosis and seasonal depression. Mild tonic, adaptogenic
effects and a detrimental effect on pathogens helps in
treatment of diseases of viral and bacterial etiology.
The plant is characterized by the following positive
- normalization of hormonal and endocrine functioning
- acceleration of tissue healing, including bone;
- blood pressure stabilization;
- normalization of the central nervous system, a calming effect;
- cleansing the body, as well as blood from toxins and free
- normalization of blood count;
- elimination of inflammatory reactions;
- lowering cholesterol;
- elimination of pain;
- anticarcinogenic, oncoprotective action;
- prevention and elimination of cerebral vascular spasms;
- increase in physical and mental reserves;
- increased hemoglobin;
- improvement of resistance to infectious agents, activation
- rejuvenation of the body.
Indications for use
- Diseases of the cardiovascular system, blood and lymphatic system: atherosclerosis,
anemia, increased intracranial pressure, lymph node diseases,
leukemia, heart disease;
- In gynecology: mastopathy, myoma and uterine fibroids, cystic and
polycystic, painful and very heavy menstruation, dis- and
amenorrhea, failure of the menstrual cycle, uterine bleeding, erosion
cervix, endometriosis, adnexitis, infertility, endometrial polyps and
cervix, menopausal syndrome;
- Male genital diseases: infertility, oligospermia,
prostatitis, prostate adenoma, weakening of potency;
- Urinary system diseases: cystitis,
- Endocrinological pathologies: hypothyroidism, hormonal
disorders, thyroiditis, goiter, diabetes;
- Diseases of the digestive system: dysbacteriosis;
- Neurological pathologies: neurosis, epilepsy, concussion
- ENT pathology: antritis;
- Bone fractures;
- Infectious diseases: a wide group of pathologies caused by
bacteria, viruses or fungi.
- Oncological diseases: as treatment and prevention
oncology. Cancer properties were studied by Polish scientists.
in experimental work on mice, during which alcohol
an infusion of red brush has proven effective against tumor
The plant is a natural phytohormone, so it can
act as a safe and natural substitute
hormone therapy traditionally driven by synthetic
hormonal drugs. Artificially synthesized hormones
can disrupt the natural production of your own hormones, make
human addicted to drugs forever. Phytohormones do not have
serious side effects such as the risk of developing
vascular thrombosis, characteristic of synthetic drugs.
Adaptogenic and immunomodulating properties of the red brush
allow the female body to develop resistance to
adverse environmental factors prevent development
diseases and mobilize protective barriers. Therefore drugs
plants are recommended when planning pregnancy for prevention
benign growths, inflammation, hormone imbalance.
Also, plant preparations are shown to activate immunity,
recovery after protracted illnesses, operations and as
universal remedies for the rejuvenation of the body.
General rules for the preparation and use of drugs red
Most often, the root of the plant is taken in the form of decoctions and infusions.
Here are a few rules on how to make and drink the red brush:
- You can not brew raw boiling water when cooking
infusion, optimum T of water – 70-80 C;
- Alcohol tinctures should preferably be made on 40% alcohol, rather than
- Decoction and infusion can be stored no more than 2-3 days, alcohol
tinctures are stored for a long time, 12 months or more .;
- Основная схема приема:
- Первый прием препарата должен быть до 9 утра, за полчаса до
- The second reception – before lunch, 60 minutes;
- The third reception – until 19.00, half an hour before meals (later reception
may provoke insomnia). This scheme should be followed.
during treatment, unless otherwise indicated in the prescription;
- Первый прием препарата должен быть до 9 утра, за полчаса до
- It is impossible to combine the use of plant preparations with
herbal hormones (hops, licorice, etc.) and
- The treatment is carried out by courses, after which a 15-day is required.
- Course duration – 1-3 months.
Препараты красной brushes
|Act||How to apply|
|Decoction||Increases immunity, has anti-inflammatory effect,
normalizes the kidneys and liver, reduces pressure, destroys
pathogenic infectious agents.
1.5 tablespoons of root pour 300 ml of water, boil for 5 minutes
Take 0.1 l three times per day., adding to the broth 1 tsp.
|Tincture||Helps normalize the production of sex hormones, helps
normalize hormones, used in gynecology against
most of the pathologies described, as well as for men.
About 100 grams of roots pour 1 liter of 40% alcohol and insist 21
Infusion taken 3 times a day., 40 drops, pre
|Infusion||Relieves pain syndrome that accompanies menstruation.
Normalizes the menstrual cycle and helps with almost all
the diseases described above.
A tablespoon of the plant is mixed with a glass of hot water,
Take 3 times a day for ¼ cup 1 month.
|Herbal tea||Helps with irregular and painful periods,
endocrine disruption. It has antimicrobial,
antihypertensive, cardiotonic, anti-inflammatory, sedative,
antispasmodic, anti-atherosclerotic, anti-depressant,
rejuvenating and mild diuretic effects.
|Sold in a pharmacy and has a multicomponent composition.|
|Drops (extract)||Help with diseases of the female genitalia, atherosclerosis,
endocrine disorders, anemia.
|Accepted by 25-30 drops, diluting in 150 ml of pure water 2 times a
a day while eating.
|Pills||They are the optimal source of vitamin C and flavonoids.
Recommended as a tonic and a good tonic.
|Assign 2-3 tables. while eating before 14.00, drinking large
the amount of water course 2-3 weeks.
|Syrup||Provides immunomodulating, toning and
hemostatic effect. It is recommended for gynecological
diseases, pathologies of the heart and the endocrine system.
|Take 1 tsp. three times a day. within a month after
The 10-day rest course is repeated.
|Balm||Multicomponent pharmacy that is recommended for
treatment and prevention of cancer and vasospasm
|Take 1 tsp. 3 times a day, before meals for 2-6
|Douching||Contributes to the normalization of the vaginal biocenosis, recommended
with candidiasis, colpitis, gardnerellosis, endometriosis, ureaplasmosis
In half a liter of warm water is diluted 1 tsp. tincture of the plant.
7 days are syringed, in the morning and in the evening, then they do
|Prophylactic reception||To prevent the development of the diseases described in the article,
also for the rejuvenation of the body and strengthen the protective forces should
take a red brush prophylactically
|For prophylaxis for 3-4 weeks, 2 times a year, in the form of
Red Brush and Borovoy uterus: how to take together
Совместное применение боровой матки и красной brushes позволяет
to multiply the therapeutic effect in the treatment of diseases:
- uterine bleeding;
- inflammatory gynecological diseases;
- infertility female and male (see reviews about the use of boron
uterus with infertility).
For maximum efficiency it is extremely important to strictly
- admission schedule.
The course of treatment is divided into four stages, each of which
Lasts 2 weeks. Между этапами делается 1-2- недельный break.
Universal infusion used for treatment is water.
an infusion of plants that is well tolerated by the body and highly
эффективен: по 15 гр травы боровой матки и корня красной brushes
pour 200 ml of boiling water (80C) and hold for about half an hour for
water bath. After cooling, the volume of the infusion is adjusted to 200 ml by
add cooled boiled water. Store in the refrigerator no more
Take 1 hour before meals and 1 tbsp. 3 times a day.
If there is no improvement after the full course, especially
concerns infertility, you can repeat the treatment again, but only after
break in 1 month., during which drink infusion of wintergreen
round-leaved in the same pattern and recipe (15 grams of grass per 200 ml
water). The plant stimulates the function of the sex glands.
Для лечения сбоев менструального цикла настой красной brushes
take in the first phase of the cycle, and boron brush – in the second, also
по чайной ложке three times a day.
Collecting is contraindicated in:
- Intolerance to one or two components;
- Лечении hormonal drugs.
Side Effects and Overdose
The unique characteristic of the plant is the complete absence
side effects and addiction with properly selected doses. But,
even a single overdose can lead to the development of:
- allergic reactions.
For the period of treatment will require adjustment of the diet with
with the exception of alcohol, including low alcohol beverages, heavy for
digestion of food (fatty, smoked).
В инструкции по применению красной brushes указаны the following
- Individual intolerance;
- Pregnancy at any time (can be triggered
- Lactation period;
- Period of menstruation, with the exception of painful and heavy
menstruation, in which the plant is assigned;
- Hypertension above 180/100;
- Severe depressive state;
- Children’s age up to 18 years;
- Combination with hormonal drugs, including herbal
origin (phytohormones). The exception is sage and
boron uterus, but they can only be used with strict
compliance with the dosage.
Автор: врач-гигиенист, эпидемиолог