Use of Charcoal 炭的使用

When do you use charcoal? 何時需要使用炭?

Charcoal is used for internal and external infection and poisoning. Cases of injury, fever, eye and ear infection, gastritis, internal disorders, halitosis, poisonous spider or insect bites, bee sting or snake bite, any inflammation, colitis, indigestion, cellulites, diarrhea, gas, jaundice, and ingestion of gasoline, petroleum, lighter oil can be benefited.
活性炭可用於身體外及內的感染和中毒,活性炭對於很多的疾病或損傷都能有所幫助,如發燒、眼睛及耳朵感染、胃炎、體內不適引起的疾病、口臭、被毒蜘蛛或昆蟲咬傷、蜜蜂刺傷或被蛇咬傷、任何的發炎、大腸炎、消化不良、蜂窩織炎、腹瀉、氣漲、黃疸病及嚥下汽油、石油、打火機油等等。

How much charcoal do you take?需服用多少份量的炭?

There are charcoal powder, capsule, and tablet form. For normal adult, 1 tablespoon of powder, 3-4 tablets, or 2-3 capsules can be taken. Take 2-3 times a day.
活性炭有粉狀、膠囊和藥片三種。一般成年人:每天2-3次,每次1湯匙炭粉或3至4片藥片或2-3粒膠囊。

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There is a theory that if you take charcoal regularly for a long time, the nutrients from the body can be insufficient so don’t recommend taking charcoal regularly over a year but up to 12 weeks, there seems to be no problem. If you take charcoal powder, make sure mix it with water, otherwise, charcoal powder can enter into trachea and cause problems.
參考:曾經有人說,如果你定期並長時間服用活性炭,會導致身體營養素不足,故我們並不建議你定期地服用活性炭超過一年。但一般來說,服用12星期似乎是沒問題的。如果你服用炭粉,應與水混合服。否則,炭粉將有可能會進入氣管而引起不適。

Different charcoal usage 不同活性炭的用法

  1. 1. Gastric disorder, colitis, liver disorder and other internal disorders: mix honey 200 gram (7 oz.), olive oil 200 gram(7 oz.), charcoal 300 gram (1.5 cup), eucalyptus oil 5 drops then take 1-2 spoonfuls morning and night.
    胃部不適、大腸炎、肝臟不適及其他體內疾病:混合200克(7 安士)蜜糖, 200克(7 安士),橄欖油,300克(1.5杯)炭,5 滴尤加利樹油 (eucalyptus),每天早晨及晚上服用1-2匙(spoonfuls)。


  2. 2. For tonsillitis, infection in abdomen, and sore throat: use charcoal poultice for hot and cold treatment. Ingest 1-2 tablespoons of charcoal.
    扁桃腺炎、腹部被傳染及喉嚨痛:使用炭制的膏藥進行熱及冷敷的治療。攝取1-2湯匙份量的炭。