Potentilla chinensis belongs to the Rosaceae plant, and it often appears in farmyards. For this type of plant, we usually remove it. Who knows that this ugly weed still has such a big effect. It is a kind of Chinese herbal medicine, and it can also be used to make tea; Fanbaicao tea has a very good blood sugar lowering and can effectively treat high blood sugar in diabetes; then how to make tea with Fanbaicao is better?
First of all, the editor will take everyone to understand this type of plant. Potentilla chinensis is a perennial herb. The root is thick and the lower part is often thick and fusiform. The flower stems are erect, ascending or slightly spread, 10-45 cm high, densely covered with white wool. The basal leaves have 2-4 pairs of small leaves, separated by 0.8-1.5 cm, and the petiole is 4-20 cm long. The petiole is densely covered with white wool, sometimes with pilose; the small leaves are opposite or alternate, sessile, and small leaves are long. Round or oblong lanceolate, 1-5 cm long and 0.5-0.8 cm wide.
It has a very obvious mark. The top is round and blunt, rare and sharp, and the base is wedge-shaped, broad wedge or oblique round, with round and blunt edges, rare and sharp, dark green on the top, with sparse white wool or almost no shedding Hair, densely covered with white or off-white wool underneath, veins indistinct or slightly visible, stem leaves 1-2, palmate 3-5 leaflets; basal leaf stipules membranous, brown. If there are leaves like peppermint tea in the house, the stems that stand upright are Potentilla chinensis.
The effect of white grass
Diabetes belongs to the category of Diabetes in traditional Chinese medicine. It is mostly caused by addiction to food fat and sweetness, accumulation of internal heat, emotional imbalance, five senses of fire, excessive labor, or kidney deficiency and essence deficiency. Potentilla chinensis, also known as Coprinus spp., White back leaf, Artemisia sphaerocephala, and Celestia leucocephala, was originally published in “Saving Famine” and is the rooted whole plant of Potentilla chinensis. Its nature is flat, sweet and slightly bitter. It has the effects of clearing away heat and detoxification, removing dampness, reducing swelling, cooling blood and stopping bleeding. It is often used to treat vomiting, hemoptysis, blood in the stool, dysentery, malaria, etc.
Modern pharmacological studies have shown that Potentilla chinensis contains fumaric acid, gallic acid, quercetin, protocatechuic acid, naringenin and other active ingredients. It has antibacterial, antidiarrheal, and hypoglycemic effects, and has significant effects on patients with type 2 diabetes. The blood sugar lowering effect. In recent years, there have been reports of single-flavored Potentilla chinensis in the treatment of diabetes in both clinics and folks. It is indeed effective,
How to make herbal tea and matters needing attention
It is extremely simple, economical and practical to use herbal tea to treat diabetes. Take 3~5g of white grass every day, put it in a teacup, brew it in boiling water for 3~4 minutes, and drink it, once in the morning, noon and in the evening, 2~3 cups each time.
When brewing this medicine, it should not be compatible with mineral medicines containing iron elements, such as natural copper and green vitriol. Secondly, it is contraindicated for those with deficiency of the spleen and stomach, those who eat less food and have loose stools, and those with hypotension and bradycardia should not take it. Finally, during treatment, diabetic patients should control their diet, avoid irritation and fatigue, maintain a calm mind, eat less spicy and cold food, and monitor blood sugar regularly.
The above is the steps of how to make tea with white grass. If you happen to have it at home, you may wish to give it a try. Another thing to remind you is that you must be monitored regularly to ensure that you are prepared for accidents.