Benefits and harms of valerian during pregnancy

Valerian during pregnancy helps normalize emotional state, have a positive effect on the digestive tract, biliary excretion normalized.It is able to relieve spasms in the false contractions, as provided in the smooth muscles of the diaphragm, intestine and uterus relaxing effect.

In the early stages of valerian helps to cope with toxemia in combination with drugs that suppresses the gag reflex.It may appoint the threat of abortion, with increased tone of smooth muscles of the uterus.It is also used in the third trimester with late gestosis in the complex therapy.In the second trimester, when the fetus is formed by the nervous system, receiving sedatives invalid.

harm valerian during pregnancy will depend on how and how much to take it.Overdose
preparations containing valerian, increases the excitability of the nervous system, causing headaches, nausea, constipation, allergic reactions, drowsiness, apathy, digestive disorders, increases blood pressure.

How to use valerian in pregnancy

Pregnant women prescribed tablet form or valerian root teas.Alcoholate can not be applied.The tablets are as follows.The initial course is designed for 2-3 days, during this period drink 1 tablet 3 times a day for 30-40 minutes before meals with water.The course of treatment can be extended to 2-3 weeks.During this time, while improving the state of the drug cancel.

decoction of valerian root, take 1 tbsp.l.3 times a day before meals.If necessary, increase the dose to 2 tablespoons.To prepare the broth, take 20 grams of dried minced root pour 1 tbsp.boiling water to a boil and heat over low heat.Then leave broth infuse for 1 hour.Strain it, add cooled boiled water to reach a volume of 200 ml.The broth cook every day, you can not use it for several days.

Valerian contains a large number of essential oils, so it can be used for medicinal baths, has a sedative effect.To prepare the infusion bath, pour 3 tablespoonsroot of two cups of boiling water, boil for 10 minutes, strain and add to the water for swimming.The water temperature should not be higher 37,5-38oS.Duration of treatment should not exceed 20 minutes.As the concentrate can be used valerian tincture on alcohol, a standard amount of water in the bath, add 30 drops of.