Kalanchoe – home ambulance for a cold in a child
Colds, which are accompanied by a runny nose and a cough – unfortunately, frequent companions of children. Despite a large selection of pharmacy products, the plant that almost every apartment has – a Kalanchoe – can cope with the problem.
The properties of Kalanchoe in the treatment of colds in children
In nature, there are more than 200 species of Kalanchoe, but for medical purposes only two of them are used – pinnate and Degremona. Useful qualities of this modest plant recognized not only folk, but also official medicine, so its juice is part of many medications.
The curative properties of Kalanchoe are based on the content in it of a large number of vitamins, trace elements, amino acids and organic acids. Due to this composition, the plant has the following therapeutic effect on the child’s organism:
- wound healing;
Kalanchoe is used to treat:
- diseases of respiratory organs (tracheitis, angina, pharyngitis, tonsillitis);
- stomatitis and other inflammatory processes in the oral cavity;
- diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.
The plant is particularly popular in the treatment of the common cold and other cold symptoms in children.