Home Treatment For Flu
This virus illness begins with high temperature, headache, pains in the muscles, dry cough and pain in the throat. In order to relieve the unpleasant sensations you can use a decoction and an infusion of calisaya, which can lower your temperature and relieve your pains. Home Treatment For Flu
When you feel the first symptoms of the flu, gargle with half a glass of water with 3 drops of calisaya oil. Calisaya oil helps lower the high temperature and relieves the pains in the muscles.
Drop 2 drops of calisaya oil in 1 table spoonful of jojoba oil (Simmondsia chinensis) and put some of this mixture behind your ears, on your forehead, the nose and the chest. Repeat the procedure 3-4 times a day.
To treat the flu you can use a mixture of infusions of echinacea (Echinacea species) and calisaya (2:1); take 1 table spoonful 3 times a day 40 minutes before meals.
If you have snuffles, drop 2 drops of fresh aloe juice into each nostril and then put calisaya oil on your nose and massage for 3-5 minutes.
Prepare tea from 2 tea spoonfuls of linden blossom, one tea spoonful of thyme and half a tea spoonful of St John’s wort (Hypericum perforatum) and melissa (Melissa officinalis) each. Boil the herbs in 2 – 2.5 glasses of water for 5 minutes on low fire and then filter and add half a tea spoonful of calisaya alcohol infusion. Drink quarter of a cup of warm tea every 3 – 4 hours if you have high temperature.
Prepare tea of 1 table spoonful of linden blossom, one tea spoonful of elder blossom (Sambucus nigra) and one-eighth of calisaya leaf. Boill the herbs in 2-3 glasses of water for 5-7 minutes on low fire. Drink half a cup of the tea 2-3 times a day if you have fever.