In Indonesia, there are many herbs that can be used the leaves for treatment. Among them were already discussed in this blog is Moringa leaves, papaya leaves, basil and bay leaves. And do not miss the soursop leaves are now so popular.
Well, on this occasion I will discuss the benefits of green betel leaf for health. Yag betel leaves are often found in Indonesia there are two kinds, namely red and green betel betel. Everything can be used as a drug, but certainly different properties from each other.
Green betel has the Latin name Piper betle Linn. are included in the family Piperaceae. Betel is a type of vines whose life is attached to the trunk of other plants, although there is also a creeping on the ground.
Betel leaf for Health Benefits
Betel leaf HijauNenek efficacy of our ancestors often make betel leaf as an herb for ‘nginang’. The material consists of betel leaf, betel leaf, areca nut, gambier, and cardamom. Besides betel leaves can also be used as a traditional medicine to treat various diseases. Here are some health benefits for the betel leaf and treatment.
1. Treating vaginal discharge
Boil 7-10 betel leaves in 2.5 liters of water to boil. Use boiled water betel leaf while still warm to wash the pubic area. Do it repeatedly.
2. Treat itchy allergy and urticaria
Provide 6 pieces of betel leaf, 1 slice ginger yellow and 1.5 tablespoons of eucalyptus oil. All the ingredients are ground together until smooth. Then the mixture is applied / rubbed on the body itching due to allergies or urticaria.
3. Treating diarrhea
Take 4-6 pieces of betel leaf, 6 peppercorns and 1 tablespoon of coconut oil. All the ingredients are ground together until smooth. Rub the mixture in the abdomen and allow to dry.
4. Treating bleeding gums
If you experience bleeding of the gums, do not worry, treat it with betel leaves. Way, take 4 betel leaves and then boiled in two cups of water to boil. Once cool, boiled water is used for rinsing. Do it repeatedly until cured.
5. Treating nosebleeds
Nosebleed is bleeding from the nose. You can treat it using betel leaves. Take one betel leaves and then pressed-press so slightly wilted. Roll and match into the nose to clog bleeding.
6. Treating cavities
If you megalami toothache because of cavities, immediately take the betel leaves and boiled in two cups of water to boil. The betel leaves boiled water used for rinsing. Perform erulang again until healed.
7. Treating coughs
4 Provide betel leaves, 3 leaves bidara upas and honey to taste. Betel leaves sliced, then boiled with leaves bidara upas in 2 cups of water to boil. Once cool, add honey to taste, then the potion is made to gargle. Try to reach the esophagus area.
8. Reduced milk production
Excessive production of milk is certainly not good and wasteful. You can fix this by using a betel leaf. It’s easy, take 4 betel leaves and spread with coconut oil. After the roast over the fire, not to be burned. In a state still warm, betel leaf is attached around the breast.
9. Heart disease
Provide three pieces of betel leaf, seven pairs of seeds cubeb, 3 spring onions, and 1 tablespoon cumin. All ingredients until finely ground, plus 5 tablespoons of hot water, left a few minutes, then squeezed and filtered. The herb drink 2 times 1 day and performed regularly.
10. Disease Sfilis
Prepare 25-30 betel leaves along the stems, 1/4 kg of palm sugar and salt to taste. All the ingredients are boiled together with 2 liters of water to boiling, then filtered. The herb drink 3 times 1 day continuously.
Provide 7 pieces of betel leaf and 1 piece of rock candy. Chopped betel leaves, then boiled with rock sugar with 2 cups water to boil down to 1 cup, and filtered. The herb drink 3 times daily 3 tablespoons.
Well, that’s some of the benefits of green betel leaf for health and traditional medicine. Do not forget, the steel also articles about the benefits of red betel leaf to add your insight.