After a person reaches a certain age, we don’t need parents to remind us, we will wear long trousers, because we all know that the body is the capital of the revolution, so the topic of health preservation naturally becomes popular; whether it is young people or middle-aged people People are keen on health preservation. Soaking Chinese herbal medicines in water is the most popular method of health preservation. But before we drink it, we must understand its effects. So what is the effect of drinking gentian grass in water? In response to this problem, let’s take a look at the introduction of the article together next.
Gentian is a plant of the genus Gentianaceae. Also known as gentian (“this scripture”), Lingyou (“this scripture”), grass gentian (“this sketch script”), bitter gentian grass, earth dan grass (“Southern Yunnan Materia Medica”), Dan grass ( “Medicines”), mountain gentian (“Zhejiang Traditional Chinese Medicine Manual”), four-leaf gall (“Guangxi Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine Plant”), water gentian (“Jiangsu Plant Medicine History”). The roots and rhizomes are used as medicine. Bitter taste, cold in nature. Return to the liver and gall bladder meridian. It has the effect of clearing heat and dampness, reducing liver and gallbladder and reducing fire. Indications of hypertension, dizziness, tinnitus, cholecystitis, acute infectious hepatitis, genital pruritus, damp-heat jaundice, boils, carbuncle, sore mouth and convulsion, etc. It is a good medicine for protecting the liver and promoting gallbladder.
Efficacy and indications
To clear away heat and dampness; to relieve the liver and relieve convulsions. Damp-heat and jaundice; painful urination; swollen and itchy vagina; under humid tropical zone; head swelling and headache due to liver and gallbladder fire; red eyes, swelling and pain; deafness and ear swelling; hypochondriac pain and painful mouth;
(1) Protect the liver, promote choleretics, and invigorate the stomach
This product has a protective effect on carbon tetrachloride liver damage, can reduce liver tissue cell degeneration and necrosis, and has the effect of reducing transaminase. It can shrink the gallbladder and increase the secretion of bile, which has a beneficial effect on the gallbladder. A small amount of gentiopicroside can promote the secretion of gastric juice and gastric acid, and has a stomachic effect; a large amount of it can inhibit secretion, reduce appetite, and hinder digestion.
(Two) sedation, antihypertensive, diuretic
Gentiline has a sedative effect on mice. Larger doses will cause anesthesia and have a weak antagonistic effect on convulsions. Gentian tincture and gentioline have the effect of lowering blood pressure. Gentian has obvious diuretic effect.
(3) Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory
Longdan decoction has varying degrees of inhibitory effects on a variety of pathogenic bacteria. Gentiana and gentian liquid oral or intraperitoneal injection have significant anti-inflammatory effects, and are 4 to 7 times stronger than sodium salicylate. Longdan injection can obviously promote the phagocytic function of inflammatory cells.
(4) Immune regulation
Gentian has the effect of inhibiting the production of antibodies. Longdan Xiegan Decoction injection can increase the weight of mouse thymus, promote the phagocytic function of peritoneal macrophages and the transformation of lymphocytes. Longdan Xiegan Decoction has anti-allergic effect and can significantly reduce allergic reactions caused by histamine.
Relax the role of skeletal muscle. Gentiopicrin has an inhibitory effect on malaria parasites. Longdan decoction has strong paralytic and lethal effects on Ascaris suum.