Due to its high healing properties horseradish is often used in folk medicine for the preparation of effective remedies against all sorts of diseases. Apply this root and in cosmetology for the purpose of lightening the skin, getting rid of acne and strengthening hair. Before using horseradish for therapeutic purposes, you should definitely consult a therapist.
In most recipes, horseradish uses plant juice, which contains a lot of vitamin C and mineral salts, phytoncides and other substances useful for our body.
What kind of diseases helps horseradish, and how to use it correctly you will learn from this selection of recipes.
What kind of disease cures horseradish juice?
In folk medicine, the properties of horse-radish are used to stimulate appetite and improve digestion. This plant has a strong bactericidal effect, horseradish is useful for intestinal atony, edema, kidney and bladder diseases, liver and gallbladder, gastritis with a decreased acidity of gastric juice (but not in the period of exacerbation).
This is a good blood cleansing and restorative.
Juice treats dysentery and giardiasis, is useful in hypertension, atherosclerosis, urolithiasis (removes stones from the bladder).
Juice of horseradish, diluted with water, rinse throat with sore throats.
You can use horseradish juice as a remedy against baldness: for this purpose, it is rubbed into the scalp.
Also, the plant has antitumor activity.
With purulent otitis juice horseradish is instilled in the ear, and with radiculitis and diseases of joints rubbed into sore spots.
In folk recipes, horseradish juice with a tendency to bleeding is taken with beer or wine.
In its pure form, juice is not consumed, as it strongly irritates the gastric mucosa, most often it is drunk in a mixture with lemon juice, carrots, beets, tomatoes or with water (1: 5).
With cholelithiasis and bronchitis, folk remedies should be prepared from horseradish juice with honey.
With seborrhea, baldness and hives, horseradish juice with water (externally) is used.
To protect from caries in the water for rinsing it is useful to add a little juice from the root of horseradish.
Further it is described that heals horseradish and how to prepare medicinal products from it.
Use of useful properties of horseradish in medicinal recipes
Juice from the root of horseradish.
The dose of taking horseradish juice is from 0.5 to 1 teaspoon per reception. Keep this juice in the refrigerator and not more than a week.
Horseradish juice is contraindicated in acute inflammatory diseases of the stomach and intestines, kidneys and liver.
A mixture of horseradish and lemon juice.
In folk medicine, a mixture of horseradish and lemon juice is used to treat pulmonary tuberculosis, colds, runny nose, coronary thrombosis of the heart and many other aforementioned diseases.
Take 1 tablespoon of juice from the root of horseradish, add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and mix. Take this mixture 2-3 times a day for 20 minutes before eating. The course of treatment is 2-4 weeks.
This mixture is contraindicated in gastritis and ulcer of the stomach and duodenum with increased acidity of gastric juice.
A mixture of carrot, beet and horseradish juices.
A mixture of carrot, beet and horseradish juices is prepared in a proportion of 2: 1: 0.5. This mixture is also useful for various diseases. It positively affects all our organs, is a good blood cleanser, has an antitumor effect.
Take 0.5-1 cup of this mixture 2-3 times a day for 20 minutes before eating. The course of treatment is 1 month.
Because of the high useful properties of horseradish in folk medicine, juice of this plant is recommended for both sick and healthy people, as it prevents the development of very many diseases, including malignant tumors.
For general strengthening of the body and chronic chronic tonsillitis.
The following remedy helps: take 1 tablespoon of horseradish juice, pour 1 glass of warm milk and mix well. Take a tablespoon of this mixture 3-4 times a day for 4 weeks.
A remedy for general strengthening of the body.
Take 100 g of grated horseradish root, add juice from 3 lemons, mix. Take 1 teaspoon of this mixture 2 times a day for 30 minutes before eating for a month.
For general strengthening of the body.
You need to take 0.5 kg of honey, 100 g of butter, 70 g of crushed horseradish root and 70 g of chopped garlic, mix everything.
Take 1 tablespoon of this mixture 30 minutes before eating for a month.
Keep the medicine in the refrigerator. This remedy is also very useful for pulmonary tuberculosis.
With liver diseases.
Take infusion of horseradish on milk:for 1 glass of milk take 4 tablespoons grated on a grated horseradish and simmer to a boil, immediately remove from heat, insist 5 minutes, strain and wring out thick. Take this mixture during the day for several small doses. The course of application of this medical recipe based on horseradish is 1 month, then a break for 10 days and the course can be repeated.
For the treatment of cholelithiasis and bronchitis.
You should take horseradish juice with honey (1: 1) for 1 tablespoon 3-4 times a day for 30 minutes before meals for 2-3 weeks.
To treat cholelithiasis, horseradish juice with milk is also used (1: 1); Take 1 tablespoon 3-4 times a day for 30 minutes before meals for 2-3 weeks.
Take 1 teaspoon grated, add 100 ml of cold boiled water, stir and drink. Take this mixture on the basis of horseradish for folk treatment 3 times a day for 30 minutes before eating for a month.
With gastritis with low acidity of gastric juice, lack of appetite, anemia, stones in the bladder, impaired activity of the biliary tract and intestines, dysentery, giardiasis, hepatitis and headache.
It is useful to take horseradish juice, diluted with water (1: 5), once a day for 30 minutes before eating for 3-4 weeks.
An agent for the treatment of hypertension.
Take a glass of carrot, beet and horseradish juices, 0.5 cups of lemon juice and 2/3 cups of natural honey, mix thoroughly. Take 0.5 cup of the mixture 2-3 times a day for 30 minutes before eating. Keep the medicine in a refrigerator in a tightly closed container.
Heal until the end of the mixture. If necessary, the course can be repeated.
Effective recipes for horseradish at home
With ischemic heart disease and angina pectoris.
It is useful 2 times a year (in spring and autumn) to conduct treatment with a mixture of horseradish root and honey.
Once a day, in the morning, 1 hour before breakfast, take 1 teaspoon freshly ground horse radish with 1 teaspoon of honey, washed down with water.
The course of treatment – 1 month, then take a break for 10 days and the course can be repeated. Treatment is long – at least 3 years.
For the treatment and prevention of atherosclerosis.
Elderly it is useful to use seasoning from grated horseradish with sour cream. Take 1 tablespoon before meals.
At an initial stage of a diabetes.
Due to the high healing properties of horseradish, the following recipe is effective: take 100 ml of horseradish juice, 1 head of chopped garlic and 1 tablespoon of dried coriander grass.
All put in a three-liter glass jar, pour 1 liter of good beer, mix well, cover with a lid and insist 5 days in a warm dark place. Take a tablespoon of this mixture 3 times a day for 30 minutes before eating. Heal until the end of the remedy. Keep the medicine in the refrigerator.
For the prevention of colds after severe hypothermia.
It is useful to tie a foot of cloth to the feet, on which to smear freshly prepared gruel from the root of horse radish. Keep until you feel a burning sensation.
A remedy for the treatment of bronchitis and colds.
Take 50 ml of juice grated horseradish root, add juice from 3 lemons, mix well and take 1 teaspoon of this mixture every hour, without washing down anything. The course of treatment – until recovery. The use of this remedy in horseradish in medicine is also recommended for bronchial asthma.
Effective treatment for pneumonia, pleurisy and pulmonary tuberculosis.
2-3 times a day for 30 minutes before meals take the following mixture: to 1 teaspoon freshly prepared gruel from the root of horse radish add the same amount of fresh home-made butter, mix. Treatment is long.
With throat diseases.
You need to gargle with horseradish juice, diluted with water in a ratio of 1: 2. The same solution is buried in the ear with purulent otitis (1-2 drops several times a day).
A remedy for the treatment of periodontal disease, stomatitis and other diseases of the oral cavity.
Prepare the juice from the root of horseradish, dilute it with warm boiled water (1: 1). To treat horseradish with this recipe, you need to rinse the oral cavity several times a day with this mixture.
With chronic otitis.
It is useful in the sore ear 2-3 times a day to instill 1 to 2 drops of undiluted juice from the root of horseradish. To be treated to recovery.
For the treatment of joint diseases, avitaminosis , poor appetite, intestinal atony and cold.
Apply horseradish juice with honey (1: 1). Take 1 tablespoon of this mixture 4 times a day for 30 minutes before eating.
When diseases of the joints at the same time make compresses from grated horseradish on a fine grater (the same compresses for neuralgia, radiculitis and osteochondrosis). In so doing, make sure that there are no burns to the skin. To soften the irritating effect to the prepared horseradish root slice, you can add a little grated apple. The course of horseradish treatment at home is 2-4 weeks.
With neuralgia, sciatica, arthritis, arthrosis, rheumatism, radiculitis and osteochondrosis.
It is useful to rub vodka tincture of horseradish in sick places. From this tincture, you can also make compresses on sore spots. The course of treatment – until the disappearance of pain.
With infectious polyarthritis.
It is recommended to treat with the following means: take 100 ml of horseradish juice, garlic and celery (from roots and leaves), mix.
Take 1 tablespoon of this mixture in the morning on an empty stomach 30 minutes before eating for 4 weeks. Store the product in the refrigerator in a tightly closed container.
A remedy for the treatment of arthritis and arthrosis.
Take 50 g of honey, 30 g of pollen and 1 tablespoon of juice of burdock, horseradish juice and vegetable oil, mix everything thoroughly, put in a water bath and heat, stirring, until a homogeneous mass is obtained.
To use horseradish in folk medicine, this mixture should be used for compresses on a diseased joint. Compress to hold 30 minutes. The procedure is done daily at night for 2 weeks.
With bruises, myositis, radiculitis and sciatica.
On a sore spot it is useful to tie fresh, wrinkled horseradish leaves before crusting juice and wrap them with a woolen shawl. This remedy also helps cure mastitis, abscesses, boils and fungal skin lesions.
For the treatment of obesity.
Traditional medicine recommends the following remedy: grate 200 grams of horseradish, add juice from 3 lemons, mix. Take 1 teaspoon of this mixture 3 times daily before meals. Simultaneously add the ground ginger root to the tea. The course of treatment is 1 month.
Means for improving metabolism.
For a month, take 1 teaspoon of horseradish juice with honey (1: 1). Such courses are conducted 2 times a year. This remedy also increases the sexual potency of men.
Means for the treatment of amenorrhea (absence of menstruation).
Traditional medicine recommends taking during the day -2 teaspoons grated horseradish with honey (1: 1). Treatment – 1 month.
How to use horseradish: folk remedies
For the treatment of skin cancer.
It is necessary to take 1 tablespoon grated horseradish, pour 0.5 liters of water, put on a plate, heat to a boil, boil on low heat for 15 minutes, then strain.
Take 100 ml of this decoction 3 times a day for 30 minutes before eating and at the same time apply to a sore spot gruel from grated horseradish or burdock root.
With oral cancer several times a day, lubricate the oral cavity with freshly prepared undiluted juice from the root of horse radish. Treatment is long.
With lung cancer.
In addition to the doctor’s appointments, inhalations should be made with the horseradish grated on the grater. To do this, wash the root of the horseradish, peel it, grate it, put the prepared gruel into the teapot, cover it with a lid, take the tip of the teapot into mouth and inhale with the mouth for 10-15 minutes. This procedure for folk treatment of horseradish should be carried out 2-3 times a day. Treatment is long.
For the treatment of malignant tumors of different localization.
Traditional medicine recommends the use of the following remedy: in addition to the appointments of the attending physician 3 times a day, take 1 g of crushed horseradish seeds inside by squeezing them with boiled water. Treatment is long.
A remedy for urticaria and sciatica.
Make lotions on a sore spot from a mixture of juice, horseradish water, taken evenly. The procedure is done several times a day. To be treated to recovery.
For the treatment of alopecia.
It is recommended to use the following remedy: during the month 2-3 times a day in the scalp, rub the freshly prepared horseradish juice.
With seborrhea and nests of baldness.
The following remedy helps: take the horseradish juice, mix it with water (1: 1) and lubricate the problem areas several times a day. To be treated to recovery.
As a diuretic for the treatment of kidney and bladder, edema and dropsy.
Apply the following remedy: 2 times a day for 30 minutes before a meal take 1 teaspoon of a mixture of freshly prepared gruel from the root of horse radish with lemon juice (1: 1).
Water infusion of root horseradish.
Fresh root horseradish is well rinsed, peeled and grated or passed through a meat grinder.
Then take 0.5 tablespoon horseradish pour, pour a glass of boiling water, wrap it, insist for an hour, then strain and take during the day for 4 doses with cystitis, urolithiasis, gout, rheumatism and other aforementioned diseases. The course of treatment is 1 month.
With a headache, compresses on the forehead help with this infusion.
Vinegar with horseradish.
This vinegar well heals inflamed acne, whitens freckles.
Preparation: horseradish is well washed, grated, 3/4 filled with a bottle and filled with apple or wine vinegar, insist 10 days in a dark place, drain.
Lubricate problem areas. Face first moisten with water, and then with this vinegar, after 10 minutes rinse with water, first warm, and then cold. The course of treatment – until recovery.
Ointment for the treatment of patients with joints.
Useful properties of horseradish are used in recipes for rubbing the joints. Take 1 teaspoon of horseradish juice, 1 teaspoon ground ginger and on the tip of a spoonful of ground red hot pepper, mix well, add 200 g of butter and mix again thoroughly. Store the ointment in the refrigerator.
Lotion for the care of acne prone skin.
Take 1 tablespoon grated horseradish, pour 100 ml of vodka, well cork, insist in a dark cool place for 7 days, then strain.
Wipe the problem areas of the skin in the morning and evening. This same lotion discolours freckles and pigment spots.
Mask for porous acne prone skin.
Take 1 tablespoon of horseradish grated, add 1 teaspoon of honey, 1 egg yolk of chicken egg, mix well and apply on problem skin for 15 minutes, then rinse with warm and rinse with cool, acidified lemon juice. Dry the skin with a towel and apply the appropriate cream. This mask also discolours freckles.
Mask for clarifying freckles and pigment spots.
Take 1 tablespoon of horseradish juice, add 1 tablespoon of onion juice and 1 tablespoon of thick acidic sour cream, mix thoroughly and apply on face for 5 minutes, then rinse with warm water, dry the skin with a towel and grease with a nutritious cream.