Pharyngitis is an inflammation of the back wall of the throat. The main reason: inhalation of cold or polluted air, the influence of chemical irritations (alcohol, tobacco). In the human body, the main role in the occurrence of acute pharyngitis is played by microbes (streptococci, staphylococci, pneumococci) and viruses (influenza, adenoviruses); not often the inflammatory process also extends […]

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Althea hemp – hemp althea

Althea hemp (Althaea sannabina); Hemp altea   Perennial herbaceous pubescent rough plant of the mallow family. The stem is erect, branched, 60-150 cm tall. Leaves alternate, long-petiolate, finger-5-dissected, with narrow-lanceolate lobes; the upper leaves are divided into 3 narrow, oblong, pointed lobes with unequal-sized pollen grains along the edge. The flowers are regular, bisexual, single or 2 in leaf axils, on

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Althea Armenian – Altay Armenian

Althea Armenian (Althaea armeniaca); Altai Armenian   A perennial herbaceous, soft-felt plant of the mallow family. The stem is erect, 60-150 cm tall. The leaves are pinnately divided, sharply toothed, with elongated ovate lobes. The flowers are bisexual, regular, 5-petalled, pink-purple, in a panicle-like inflorescence. The peduncles are as long as the leaves in the axils of which they sit, or

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Marshmallow officinalis, or marshmallow

Marshmallow officinalis , or PROSKURNYAK Perennial herbaceous plant 1-1.5 m in height. The rhizome is thick, short, with a lobe of rope-like brown-yellow roots. Stem erect, branched. Leaves are alternate with early falling stipules, long-petiolate, gray-green, heart-shaped or ovate, soft-tomentose, pubescent, unevenly crenate-serrate along the edge, the upper ones are almost three-lobed. The flowers are quite large (up to

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Marshmallow officinalis – marshmallow likarska (veterinary practice)

Name: Marshmallow officinalis – marshmallow likarska (veterinary practice) Marshmallow officinalis – althaea officinalis l.   Popular names: marshmallow, mallow, wild poppy, wild rose, gulkhetma. Botanical characteristic. Malvaceae family. Perennial herbaceous plant, many-headed, short, woody. The rhizome is thick, brownish-yellow with branched fleshy whitish roots. The stems are slightly branched, erect, up to 1.5 m high. The leaves are grayish-green, softly pubescent, alternate, lower

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Marshmallow officinalis – marshmallow likarska (harvesting and storage)

Name: Marshmallow officinalis – marshmallow likarska (harvesting and storage) Marshmallow officinalis – Althaea officinalis L. Ukrainian name – marshmallow likarska, popular names – erysipelas likarska, marshmallow, mallow, pride, papurnik, etc.   Malvaceae family – Malvaceae. The roots are used for medicinal purposes. It occurs almost throughout Ukraine, with the exception of the Carpathians and the Crimean Mountains (not

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Marshmallow ( Althaea offcinalis L.)

Marshmallow officinalis – Herbaceous perennial plant of the Malvaceae family – Malvaceae. Other names: Mucus-grass, mallow, marshmallow, mallow, rolls (from the likeness of its seed heads), dog mug Description: This herbaceous perennial plant reaches 150 cm in height. The rhizome is short and thin with a large main root and fleshy lateral roots. There are several stems, less often solitary,

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Marshmallow officinalis

Popular names: mallow, marshmallow, kalachiki, wild rose. Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis L.)Perennial herbaceous plant of the Malvaceae family (Malvaceae), up to 150 cm high. The rhizome is short, thin, many-headed, with a large woody main root and numerous fleshy and thick lateral roots. Stems few, not often solitary, erect, cylindrical, slightly branched in inflorescences, dirty purple at

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Marshmallow officinalis

Parts Used: Roots, leaves, flowers. Pharmacy name: marshmallow root – Althaeae radix (formerly: Radix Althaeae), marshmallow leaves – Althaeae folium (formerly: Folia Althaeae), marshmallow flowers – Althaeae flos (formerly: Flores Althaeae). Botanical description. This perennial pubescent plant reaches a height of one and a half meters. Harvest mainly biennial roots. Leaves with petioles, alternate, with characteristic whitish tomentose pubescence, three

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Marshmallow officinalis

Name: Marshmallow officinalis Diseases and effects: chronic bronchitis, tracheitis, laryngitis, bronchopneumonia, bronchial asthma, gastritis, peptic ulcer of the stomach and duodenum. Active substances: polysaccharides, pentosans, hexosans, galactose, dextrose, pentose, asparagine, betaine. Collection time:  April – May, September – October Marshmallow officinalis is a perennial grayish-green herbaceous plant of the Malvaceae family, 60-150 cm high. The rhizome is thick, short,

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