Cure from the nature.
St. John’s wort(Hypericum) is harvested during flowering ( May and June ) . It contains large amounts of essential oils.Also tannins , resins , hypericin , carotene , choline , vitamin C. Trace of alkaloids and other herbal ingredients.
Medicinal ingredients of St. John’s wort has great effect in many health disorders in the human body .
St. John’s wort has antiseptic properties . St.John’s wort oil is used in traditional and folk medicine. It is used as a disinfectant for faster recovery of cuts , burns and for healing of wounds.
Also St. John’s wort oil is used in cosmetics for protection and skin care. Often used for massaging the face and body, acne treatment , skin ulcers.
St. John’s wort acts as an analgetic. Bets of wort are used to reduce pain in injured muscle . The swelling and hematoma ( bleeding under the skin injury ) . Sprains of joints , as well as many other diseases of the bones – joint system ( rheumatism , degenerative rheumatism – arthrosis of the shoulder , knee , hip ,rheumatism metabolic gout , lumbago and sciatica ) .
St. John’s wort has been proven as an effective natural remedy for stomach upsets ( acid reflux , gastritis , intestinal spasms , intestinal parasites and hemorrhoids ). And remedy for faster healing of superficial wounds.
St. John’s wort acts as a mild sedative. It treats mild forms of depression , anxiety and nervousness .
But a German study showed that St. John’s wort is useful for people who suffer from severe depression .
The research was conducted Dr. Klaus Linde and colleagues from the University of Merlin . It was done on 5500 patients suffering from severe depression . Dr. Linde came to these results by comparing the effect of St. John’s wort and a placebo effect , and the effect of some antidepressants .
St. John’s wort has been shown to more effective than placebo ( fake drug ) and even some antidepressants used to treat depression .
Moreover , the researchers say that St. John’s wort has no sideeffects that can occur with drug therapy for depression .
In Germany, St. John’s wort regularly is recommended for patients suffering from depression .