binahong leaf benefits for health

Binahong is a medicinal plant that grows in the lowlands and highlands and has many benefits in curing various types of mild and severe diseases. This plant has been in Indonesia for a long time but has only recently become an alternative for some people to be used as a natural remedy to cure or reduce some minor and serious illnesses.

Plants that are said to originate from Korea and were consumed by the Vietnamese during the war against the United States in the 1950s to the 1970s. This plant is also known among Chinese people by the name of Dheng San Chi and has been consumed for thousands of years by Chinese, Korean, Taiwanese, etc. This leaf part of the plant is usually used as a natural remedy apart from the stems and tubers.

Binahong leaf benefits for health:

1. Prevent stroke

2. Prevent tumors and cancer

3. Prevent rheumatism, bone flu, and joint pain

4. Add and restore the vitality of the immune system

5. Hemorrhoids (hemorrhoids)

6. Launch of urination, excreting large water

7. Diabetes

8. Thrush weight

9. Nausea

10. abdominal pain

11. Nosebleed

12. Itching

13. the body heater

14. Cholesterol

15. ulcers and gout

16. Eliminate acne on your face using a mask

17. antioxidants to the body

18 . Launch and normalize circulation and blood pressure.

19. Accelerate health recovery after surgery, childbirth, circumcision, and intestinal inflammation


Binahong leaves can be used to support skin health, such as the following:

• Treat bleeding wounds
Destroy the leaves of binahong or mash to taste. Apply it to the swollen or injured part of the body evenly. Do it while the wound is still wet.

• Treat acne
Take 5 or more binahong leaves and mash until crushed. Apply it to pimples regularly. It's better if you applied at night before going to bed. If you want maximum results, take 5-6 pieces of leaves and then boil with 2 cups of water, until the remaining one cup. Add honey to taste, to accelerate acne removal.

• External medicine
For external use, the leaves and stems are finely ground and then applied to the affected part. This material is used to cure bruises due to bumps, rheumatism, rheumatic pain, muscle aches or smooth the skin.

• Maintaining Facial Health
This is effective enough to get rid of wrinkles and pimples on the face. How to make it is quite easy, just use binahong leaves as a face mask. Puree 5-6 binahong then apply to a clean face before going to sleep.


benefits of the leaves of the binahong rhizome section:
In addition to leaves, tubers or binahong rhizome plants also have medicinal properties. The trick, take the rhizome (tuber) to taste, wash it, then boil, after chilling filtered and the results are taken 2-3 times a day. This herb is for healing, boils, typhus, dysentery, maintaining physical fitness (plus the benefits of egg yolks and honey), preventing strokes, gout and back pain.

An ingredient containing ephedrine called ephedra is associated with high blood pressure, heart attacks, muscular disorders, seizures, strokes, irregular heartbeat, loss of consciousness, and death. Any herbal or medicine containing ephedrine must be taken carefully and under the supervision of a medical professional. Binahong leaves can also cause dizziness, anxiety, irritability, insomnia, headaches, lack of appetite, nausea, vomiting, redness, tingling, difficulty urinating, and palpitations.

Don't use binahong with other stimulants such as caffeine. This can increase the chance of having side effects, including life-threatening. Caffeine sources include coffee, tea, cola nuts. For pregnant and lactating women, binahong leaves are not safe, so don't use them. Besides that it can cause chest pain (angina) to worsen because it stimulates the liver. Do not use if you have this angina problem.

Most of the binahong plants are found in wet tropical forests, but can also be found in swamps and on river banks, road sides and rock outcrops. This plant is also often found crawling on other plants or coiled on a tree trunk with the help of roots. Leaves appear slightly brownish and almost transparent when they grow, but then quickly turn dark green as they grow for some time.