Other Names: Pinus excelsa, Coniferae, Pinus, Sapin
Botanical Information: 50-60 m tall. It is a tall, long-lived plant. It is a very fragrant tree. They have cones, which are closed in the first year and open in the second year.
Known Composition: Resin acid in pine gum, colaban, in pine tar; phenol derivatives, resin acid, pine leaf essence; silvestren, kadiene, terpineal, pinene, bornyl acetate, In its shell; tannin, fixed oil, protein, cellulose in pine nuts.
When its shells are boiled with vinegar and gargled, it relieves toothaches.
75 gr. Pine sprouts are placed in 1 liter of water in the evening. If it is boiled in the morning, infused for 10 minutes, sweetened with honey and drank 2 cups of coffee a day, asthma, whooping cough and cold diseases will be cured.
In respiratory and urinary tract microbial diseases, 1-2 g of pine gum or pine turpentine essence per day. is drunk.
Pine resin is used externally.
Pine trees are very good for patients suffering from smallpox and tuberculosis.
WARNING: Kidney patients should not use it.