What is useful viburnum?

Alena Mikhailova
Alena Mikhailova
October 9, 2014
What is useful viburnum?

Many people like Kalina, because this berry can be added to a huge number of dishes. However, few people know what is useful viburnum and under what diseases it can be used. Below you can learn about the beneficial properties of this berry.

What can be useful viburnum?

Kalina is known for its beneficial properties for a long time. Berries improve the work of the heart, act on the body fortifying, they are also famous for their astringent and diuretic action. In addition, viburnum is often used as a hemostatic and wound healing agent. Pounded berries or bark were applied to wounds.

Few people know, but the nutrients are contained not only in the fruits of viburnum, but also in its bark. Among them are:

  • vitamin K;
  • tannic, bitter and resinous substances;
  • organic acids;
  • vitamin C.

Bark can be used for the preparation of healing broths. They do well with peptic ulcer disease, uterine bleeding. Also, a decoction of viburnum bark helps with insomnia, fever, cold, hemorrhoids, nasal bleeding,rheumatism.

Kalina copes with her hands well: you need to regularly make compresses with mashed potatoes of this berry. The nodes quickly dissolve, and it is possible to avoid the occurrence of complications.

Scientists have conducted studies and found that viburnum has a soothing effect on the body, so this berry can cure neuroses. It was also possible to establish that in viburnum fruits there is a huge content of biological substances, therefore they have a beneficial effect on the vascular system. By including Kalina in your diet, you can adjust your blood pressure.

Viburnum will help with asthma. Berry prevents seizures and reduces their duration.

Juice viburnum can cure acne and acne - you need to regularly wipe his face. Soon it will become noticeably cleaner, the complexion will improve.

Due to the high content of vitamins A, C, E and bioflavonoids in the berry, it copes well with viruses. That is why you need to keep in stock jam of viburnum in case of flu or cold.