How to make a tonic for your stomach
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
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.
How is a stomach tonic taken?
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
More information on other types of tonics and medicinal plants in the listing above.
TABLE OF COMMON PAINS
This material is for informational purposes only. In case of doubt, consult the doctor.