Plantain is an excellent remedy. It relieves inflammation, heals and tightens wounds, has a positive effect on the secretory function of the stomach, relieves pain and also has an expectorant and blood purifying action.
It is used as a powerful analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antiseptic. With the help of the infusion of leaves of plantain not only from the common cough or respiratory infections can be healed, but also such serious diseases as pulmonary tuberculosis, pleurisy, catarrh of the upper respiratory tract, bronchial asthma and whooping cough.
Plantain is able to cure such stomach diseases as gastritis, enteritis, enterocolitis, ulcer of the stomach and intestines. It successfully treats inflammatory diseases of the bladder, hemorrhoids, malaria and many skin diseases – rashes, acne and sometimes blisters.