Kinds of medical vodka
Vodka is a solution of alcohol and water. To prepare some Vodka take 40% of alcohol and 60% of water. D. I. Mendeleyev showed with his experiments that this ratio is the best for Vodka. This solution has perfect homogeneity and tenacity. Later the scientists discovered that this ratio is perfect for our stomachs; this ratio helps us to assimilate Vodka. Besides, it gives our organisms a big amount of energy when we drink it. It gives you even more energy than pure alcohol or any other ratios of this solution.
Here are some recipes of medical (healing) Vodka. Russians knew these recipes for many ages and they were using them to treat very many diseases.
To prepare Birch Vodka add 100 grams of young birch leaves to 6 liters of Vodka. The leaves should be collected in early May and from the young branches or you can use 200 grams of buds.
After you have mixed the leaves or buds with Vodka put the infusion into a worm place. Infuse it for 3 days and pour out all the fluid. Leave the leaves in the tank and six more liters of Vodka. Infuse it again for 3 days. Then pour the fluid out and add six liters of Vodka once more. After you have done that, infuse it for 10 days. Then filter all the fluids from all three times and mix them together. Take 50 grams of it twice a day in the morning and in the evening before eating. This infusion will help you if you have cold, stomachaches. It can be also used as a disinfecting potion if you have different wounds and cuts.
There were many different recipes of preparing this wonderful drink. We will show you the most popular ones.
- Chop up 50 grams of tormentil, 15 grams of wormwood, 15 grams of juniper berries, 15 grams of lovage roots, 15 grams of senna, 15 grams of camomile flowers, and 15 grams of peony roots and mix them together with six liters of Vodka. Infuse it for a week in a warm place. Filtrate the infusion and take 50 grams of it 3 times a day before taking food.
- Here is another recipe to prepare the same infusion:
Chop up 50 grams of tormentil, 20 grams of lovage roots, 20 grams of pepper mint, 20 grams of lady’s thumb, 20 grams of thyme, 20 grams of chentaury, 20 grams of St.-John’s wort, and 20 grams of melilot and mix them together with six liters of Vodka. Infuse it in a warm place for 10 days and filtrate it afterwards. Take 50 grams of it 3 times a day before eating. The main difference is that this infusion is tastier. It is not as bitter as the first one.
To prepare this Vodka peal 200 grams of acorns and chop them up. Add a liter of Vodka and infuse it for two weeks in a warm place. Filtrate the infusion and take it if you have pain in your joints, pain in you back or if you have pneumonia.
To prepare this infusion mix 50 grams of bitter orange peal (Do not use the white stuff on the inner side of it) with 6 grams of carnation flowers, 6 grams of cinnamon 6 grams of myrrh and 4 grams of sandal. Grind all the ingredients very well and add 3 liters of Vodka to it. Put it into a warm place for 3 days. Take 50 grams of this infusion twice a day before dinner and supper.
Grind up 8 grams of tormentil and mix it with 4 grams of santonica wormwood, 4 grams of aloe, 4 grams of rhubarb, 4 grams of ginger, and 4 grams of gentian. Add a liter of Vodka and infuse it in a warm place for 15-20 days. Filtrate the infusion and keep it in a dark place. Take 50 grams of it 2-3 times a day before taking food to make your appetite better. You can also use it as antihelmintic drug and as a depletive.
Chop up 50 grams of bitter red pepper, add 2 grams of ginger, 2 grams of cardamom, and add six liters of Vodka. Infuse it in a dark place for 2 weeks. Stir the mixture twice a day with a wooden spoon. This infusion will help you if you have cough, cold, pneumonia. Russians used to treat scurvy and cholera with this infusion.