Candles calendula in gynecology

Marigold is a medicinal plant with unique healing properties. Candles calendula used in gynecology for the treatment of infectious and inflammatory processes in women of all ages. But how to use this drug and whether it has the contraindications, know not all.

The healing properties of calendula


Calendula officinalis (marigolds) — an annual plant of the family Asteraceae, which has unique healing properties. Therapeutic effect ensure the substances included in the composition of colors:

  • volatile antiseptic properties;
  • carotenoids have immunostimulatory effects and protect the body from mental and emotional stress;
  • flavonoids possess antispasmodic and antihistaminic action, a beneficial effect on the body;
  • organic acids (salicylic, pintadilla, Apple) eliminate the inflammatory process;
  • the bitter compounds (kalenden) speed up the metabolic processes in the intestine, strengthen the immune system, inhibit the development of infectious and inflammatory processes;
  • essential oils reduce inflammation, have an antibiotic action;
  • saponins normalize the Central nervous system, stabilize blood pressure;
  • enveloping mucus, resins, minerals, etc.

Extract of marigold, a part of medicines, has the following healing properties:

  • disinfecting;
  • anti-inflammatory;
  • antispasmodic;
  • immunostimulant;
  • regenerative;
  • the hypotensive.

Due to these properties, calendula has been widely used in gynecology, proctology and other medical fields.

When and how to use candles with calendula in gynecology

Candles calendula is an effective antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and analgesic actions. It is widely used in gynecology for the treatment of infectious and inflammatory processes. The drug has almost no contraindications, approved for use during pregnancy and lactation.


Substances included in the composition of nails, able to quickly destroy pathogenic microorganisms (streptococci, staphylococci, fungi), provoking the development of inflammatory process. So calendula in gynecology is used in the treatment of:

  • of sexually transmitted infections;
  • trichomoniasis;
  • vulvitis and vaginitis of different nature;
  • atrophic vaginitis, which appears in menopause;
  • endometritis;
  • makes;
  • candidiasis genital;
  • endocervicitis, etc.
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Funds on the basis of calendula is used to eliminate vaginal dryness during menopause, acceleration of regeneration of mucosa after burn erosion, reduce non-specific emissions. On the basis of an extract of calendula produces ointments, tablets and tinctures. Decoctions and infusions from this plant are used for washing and douching.

The most effective form of the drug for the treatment of gynecological diseases in women are candles (Magical), which belong to the group of antiseptic agents of natural origin. Suppository with marigold extract possess analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial action.

The form of the drug Method of use How to use? How often carry out the procedure? Pharmacological action
Vaginal suppositories Vaginally

Suppositories are introduced after carrying out hygienic procedures in the prone position.

Thanks to fat-based candles quickly melt inside the vagina, enveloping his mucosa.

Depending on the type and degree of development of the disease it is necessary to use 1 – 3 suppositories per day.

The treatment lasts up to 10 days.

The active substance, when applied to the vaginal mucous membrane, destroying the cells of fungi and microbes, accelerates blood flow, contributing to the regeneration of damaged areas of the epidermis and removal of the inflammatory process.

Eliminates dryness, itching and burning of genitals.

Fungal diseases to prevent infection from the vagina into the intestine and Vice versa, it is recommended to use rectal suppositories calendula.

Candles calendula during pregnancy

Reduced immunity during pregnancy violates the natural flora of the vagina, which is the impetus for active reproduction of pathogenic microorganisms. In addition, a decrease in physical activity in this period of life, disruption of blood flow to the pelvic organs caused by the growth of the uterus, excessive load on the abdomen during labor lead to the fact that 40% of pregnant women develop hemorrhoids.

The majority of drugs intended for the treatment of infections and inflammatory processes, contraindicated for use during periods of pregnancy and lactation.

Active substance suppository with extract of calendula is non-toxic, have only a local effect, not soaked in blood. So they can’t harm the expectant mother and the fetus. Candles calendula is a good and safe drug that helps to get rid of during pregnancy from yeast infection, hemorrhoids, inflammation and cracking.

Procedure before using the candles.


Candles calendula must be used after carrying out all hygienic procedures. What better to wash before administration of suppositories? You can wash in the usual way, but with itching, burning and other unpleasant sensations in the intimate area helps washing away the baking soda.

Club soda has disinfectant properties and normalizes the pH level in the vagina.

To prepare a solution of baking soda, you need to dilute 1 tbsp of powder in a liter of warm boiled water. This amount will be enough to prepare the bath. During the procedure is sterile outer part of the genitals. Washing away the baking soda should be done after every urination. For this you need to use a solution of 1 tsp soda powder in a glass of warm water.

To cleanse the inner mucosa of the vagina to douching soda solution prepared in the same way. For the implementation of the procedure requires the use of special gynecological tool (mug douches or douche). You need to wash with baking soda, keeping the concentration of the solution, because otherwise slimy bodies will dry up.

Is it possible to wash chamomile before the introduction of candles with marigold extract?


Daisy in gynecology is often used in conjunction with calendula, as these plants have similar medicinal properties and work synergistically with each other. Washing away chamomile is carried out using the broth. To cook 2 tablespoons of dried flowers to pour 500 ml of boiling water and cook for 10 minutes, cool and strain. A decoction of this plant added to bath, used for douching.

Allowed to use chamomile during pregnancy only for exterior hygiene. Douching chamomile, soda during pregnancy is contraindicated. For cleaning you can use the decoction of other herbs and the finished products (Miramistin, Chlorhexidine, etc.) with disinfecting property.

Contraindications to the use of candles.

  • A direct contraindication for use is hypersensitivity to the ingredients of the calendula extract.
  • Without prior consultation with a specialist it is impossible to make funds on the basis of calendula children under 12 years of age, pregnant women and nursing mothers, people suffering from gastrointestinal diseases and cardiovascular system.
  • People with low blood pressure need to use nails with care.
  • You can’t take calendula at the same time with other drugs that have a calming effect.