The use of plants to treat diseases and strengthening of health began in ancient times.
Initially, information about the medicinal plants and their use were passed down verbally from generation to generation, from generation to generation.
Ancient Greek historian Herodotus tells of how in ancient times treated people. Patients usually took out to the street and waited, when among the passers-by will come across a person who looks like a disease. From him and learned what healing plants helped him get rid of the disease.
The beginning of the use of medicinal plants in Russia belongs to the old days. Primitive medicine consisted in the recitation of prayers, committing sacrificial rituals in combination with herbal treatments.
Centuries-old folk experience observing plants formed the basis of scientific medicine – phytotherapy (treatment with medicinal plants).
Medicinal plants contain various biologically active compounds: alkaloids, glycosides, saponins, essential and fatty oils, vitamins, phytoncides, organic acids, and many others. This complex of substances in the ratio, measured by the nature, simultaneously with the treatment of a specific disease, improves metabolism, stimulates the body and increases the body’s resistance to harmful environmental influences. Continue reading
Company “RIA “Panda”” together with St. Petersburg State Chemical-Pharmaceutical Academy (SPFA) conducts rehabilitation and reconstruction work in the nursery of medicinal plants, Lembolovo. Today has more than 6 hectares of land, improved growing conditions of plants in the nursery have been successfully used innovative technology.
“RIA “Panda”,” one of the leading Russian pharmaceutical companies that use a large amount of natural vegetable raw materials, which often have to purchase from abroad. That’s why the company is interested in developing Russian resources.
In this area, “RIA “Panda”” collaborates with the rector of St. Petersburg Chemical-Pharmaceutical Academy I. A. Narkevich with the Director General MIP herbarium the North-West Loganina V. G. leads the project agronomist of medicinal plant science G. M. Kirakosyan.
In the fall of 2013 in Lembolovo restoration work began. Continue reading
Business ideas in agriculture in most cases relates to the cultivation of fruit-berry plants and other plants and the production of different products, such as sunflower oil. But in addition to fruit plants can be grown and other plants. This is not some sort of Apple or pear, peach or plum, and the usual plants with healing properties.
The cultivation of medicinal plants and preparation of them of therapeutic drugs on the current market are very few businesses and the public. Used in the production of not only import resources, but also domestic. The reasons for using imported raw materials, it’s because not all funds can be found in Russia, for example ginseng.
Medicinal plants grow in each city and the garden and their names known to all is “mother and stepmother”, agrimony, medicinal chamomile, bilberry, and many others. These plants have different medicinal properties, some rid of headaches, others clean the intestines, improve heart function, and much more. Also, there are such species of plants that are medicinal properties to several organs of the human body. Continue reading