Plant Magazine of Botanical-online September 2017

Natural remedies

Stomach tonic

How to make a tonic for your stomach

STOMACH TONIC

What is a stomach tonic?

Stomach tonic preparations are those that are used to restore the normal functions of the stomach.

A stomach tonic strengthens the stomach and allows this organ to work again as normal

Turmeric is a stomach tonic
Turmeric strengthens the stomach

How is a stomach tonic prepared?

- Medicinal plants with stomach tonic properties: we can distinguish between those medicinal plants that have medicinal properties and need not to be combined with other products for toning your stomach.

- Wines with stomach tonic properties: They are wines where some medicinal plants have been macerated which has transferred them their tonic properties for the stomach.

Coriander as stomach tonic
Coriander has stomach tonic properties

Vervain tonic wine

Ingredients

- 10 or 12 tablespoons of crumbled dried common verbena.

- 1 liter of white wine.

Preparation

- In a glass jar, pour 1 liter of white wine.

- Add 10 or 12 tablespoons of crumbled dried verbena. (For sale in pharmacies or herbalists)

- Mix well and let the mixture macerate for a couple of weeks.

- After that, filter well and keep it in a glass bottle in the refrigerator.

How to use it

We will drink three little cups a day. One before each main meal.

Precautions

For its alcohol content, do not supply this product to young children or people recovering from alcoholism.

How is a stomach tonic taken?

In case of medicinal plants with stomach tonic properties, they can be added to food, as with many spices, or they can be prepared as an infusion or decoction.

If tonic wines, they should be made with an adequate preparation, which consists on macerating the herbs in wine from grapes for a few hours in a warm place. Subsequently, the preparation is strained and stored in a glass container, preferably dark.

How to use stomach tonics?

You can drink a glass of tonic wine after the two main meals.

Nonalcoholic preparations must also be supplied after eating.

How to preserve stomach tonics?

Non- alcoholic preparations have a very limited duration and must be prepared to be taken on the same day.

Tonic wines can be kept several months, provided they are sheltered from light and in a cool place.

SOME RECIPES OF STOMACH TONICS

Among the many preparations for toning the stomach, we can mention the following:

- Common verbena tonic wine: See recipe of the right column

- Coriander as a tonic spice

- Wine gentian tonic

punto rojoMore information on other types of tonics and medicinal plants in the listing above.

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