Common grape vine, its scientific name is Vitis vinifera, belongs to the Vitaceae family. Native to Asia, the grape vine has tonic, vasoprotective, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-rheumatic and draining properties, it is a good remedy to treat varicose veins, cellulite and hemorrhoids. For this reason the grape vine acts as a remedy for care and protection of the circulatory system, promotes circulation, counteracts varicose veins, heavy legs and lymphatic stasis, reduces the formation of surface capillaries, prevents chilblains. Its anti-inflammatory action is applied to reduce the symptoms of colitis and Crohn's disease, but also for relapsing inflammations of the joints. The grape vine is also able to disinfect the urinary tract. You can take the glycerine macerate, the mother tincture or the infusion of grape vine.
In case of inflammation that are affecting the joints, arthritis, deforming arthritis, rheumatism you can take the glycerine macerate of grape vine, 50 drops before breakfast with a glass of water.
To protect the circulation, put in infusion a tablespoon of grape vine leaves in a cup of boiling water for ten minutes. Filter and drink.
To improve circulation the mother tincture of grape vine is very helpful. You can take 50 drops twice a day between meals.