Hedge nettle planet :
It is a herbaceous plant of the mint family that is used as a medicinal plant. The Hedge nettle is a relatively small, 15 to 30 cm long. The green, oval leaves of this plant are covered with silvery trichomes. These silver trichomes also cover the stems of this plant, which makes the plant look gray in the sun. The stem has dense leaves with many, short and branched branches. This plant has purple-pink flowers. The Hedge nettle flowers grow in clusters on the tips of the stems of the plant, which are relatively large and without petioles and have 2-4 and 4-6 flowers in short and very compact inflorescences.
Benefits and properties of Hedge nettle:
Hedge nettle is anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antibacterial and antimicrobial. It is very effective in treating diseases such as sinusitis, asthma, rheumatism, colds, urinary tract infections and urinary incontinence and internal infections in women and is used to disinfect the respiratory system, urinary tract and female genital tract. To treat various infections, you can use the brew of Hedge nettles by brewing a spoonful of the plant in a porcelain teapot and drinking 2 cups a day for at least 4 days. Instead of taking azithromycin, a powerful antibiotic, you can mix thyme, Hedge nettle and pennyroyal and drink it.
Indications of Hedge nettle plant:
This plant has many medicinal and medicinal properties and in traditional medicine its leaves and branches are used as antibiotics.
This plant contains chemical compounds such as bascoside and acetoids and derivatives of comfic acid and flavonoids. It also contains the active ingredient of essences such as alpha-pinene, beta-pinene, o-cymene and one of the most important compounds identified in the essences of limonene and myrsen and it is used as a raw material in some industries.