the Russian and Ukrainian name: a thuja; the Polish: tuja, zywotnik amerykanski, cyprys.
Family : Cupressaceae - cypress.
The Small evergreen tree or a bush, planted in parks, on park beds, sometimes and in manors. Collect young runaways in May, June.
In the people it is used napar from thuja runaways: 20,0 g on 1 l of water, 3 times a day on 1 glass at stones of a liver and kidneys and in general at illnesses of a liver, kidneys, a bladder, at a gout, rheumatism, a dropsy, and also as a helminthic (round worms).
Thuja Runaways are included also into mixes of grasses. At treatment of illnesses of a bladder use such mix: thuja runaways, bearberry leaves , grasses gryzhnika , the birch kidneys, each component on 5,0 g, boil 5 - 7 minutes in 1 l of water. Drink this broth during the day, well warmed up.
On the same way prepare broth for treatment of a sick liver and at gallstones from the following mix of grasses: thuja runaways - 5,0 g, colours tsmina (baskets) Helichrysum arenarium) - 10,0 g, grasses sporysha - 10,0 g, zveroboja - 5,0 g, grasses of wild chicory - 5,0 g, krushiny - 10,0 Drink barks for a day: on an empty stomach 1 glass, and the rest during the day for 4 receptions and each time in an hour after meal. To pregnant women the thuja cannot be accepted.
Storage . Thuja runaways are stored in the paper bags laid in a dense box.