Ayurvedic Cure For All Type of Heart Diseases & High Blood Pressure

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1. Take Guava fruit: remove all the seeds in it. Chop the fruit into fine pieces, add sugar from a paste. Sauce on low heat. This paste is very beneficial for heart. It also cures constipation.

2. Take 10gm pomegranate (anar) leaves and grind them with 100gm ml water. Strain the solution and give to the patient every morning and evening. It maintaining the heart beat.

3. Give 6gm powder of shade dried pomegranate leaves with fresh water to the patient. It cures eczema, blood related disorder like psoriasis. It also cures stabilizes heartbeat.

4. Take 20gm wheat flour and roast it in 30gm ghee. When it turns pink, add 3 gm powder of Arjuna bark and 40gm sugar candy and 100gm boiling water in it and cook the mixture. When the mixture thickens, take it off the fire. Give this to the patient every morning and evening. Its regular intake cures heart pain, increased heartbeat and other heart disorders.

5. In case of heart weakness and in swelling of heart cook 6-12gm powder of arjun bark with jiggery and milk. Strain the milk and give this to the patient .it prevents water of blood lymph from getting into the blood vessels and thus prevents swelling which in turn cures the fatigueness and weakness of heart.

6. In case of fatigue of heart fast heartbeat swelling of heart enlargement and all other heart disorders. Arjun is very beneficial.

7. After heart attack give 50 ml of arjun decoction every morning and evening. It is an effective heart or cardiac tonic.

8. For complete benefit prepare the decoction in milk. It cures disorders like increased heartbeat angina pain and anxiety.

9. In case of heart diseases impact of cloth sieved powder of its bark is much more effective than an injection. Keep Arjun powder on the tongue and suck. It gives immediate relief. Its effect is similar to that of sorbitrate tablet. In case of fast heartbeat and high pulse rate keep its powder on the tongue of the patient. It immediately provides strength to the pulse. The effect of this medicine is permanent and does not cause any negative effect. It is much more effective than allopathic medicine like digitalis.

10. Arjuna is beneficial in high blood pressure. In case of swelling of heart due to high blood pressure, this medicine cures even this swelling.

11. Take equal quantities of long pepper root and green cardamom. Grind them into fine powder. Give 3gm of this powder with ghee every morning and evening. It cures constipation and heart disorders.

12. Mix equal quantities of long pepper powder and powder of bark of root of lemon. Give 3gm of this mixture with decoction of Arjuna, on empty stomach in the morning. It cures heart pain and other incurable heart disorders.

13. Give 1gm long pepper powder every morning with honey. It controls the cholesterol levels and cures weakness of heart.

Bargad / Banyan (Ficus benghalensis)- Properties & Medicinal Usage

bargad tree, banyan tree
bargad tree,  banyan tree

BOTANICAL NAME – Ficus benghalensis

FAMILY NAME – Moraceae

SANSKRIT NAME – Vata, Bahupad

INTRODUCTION

Generations after generation and decades after decades, the World has changed but the banyan tree stands erect witnessing the changes around it. It stands as alive restimonial of all geographic and social change and natural disasters. The banyan tree has got special mention in the Hindu mythology and is a well known tree and does not need any specific introduction. Branches of the tree are widely spread out from which grow aerial roots, which grow brown and thick.

PROPERTIES

It cures kapha and pitta , relieves pain, cure ulcers and wounds, is a blood purifier, cures oedema, swelling and is beneficial for eyes. It helps cure bleeding diathesia, enhances semen production and cures uterine problems.

MEDICINAL USAGE

To improve the facial glow:-

Take 4-5 fresh leaves or its aerial roots and grind them with 5-10 gm masoor. Apply the paste on the face.

Take 1 part of each of each of its dried yellow leaves, jasmine leaves, red sandalwood, koot. Grind them all in water and apply the paste on face.

Ear problems:-

In case OF Boils or worms in The car take few drops of banyan milk and mix with mustard oil put drops of this mixture in the cars lt. cures the boils and kills the worms.

Hair problems:-

Take 15-20 gm ash of its leaves and mix in 50ml linseed oil. Massage this oil on the head. It helps grow new hair.

Take extract of fresh, soft leaves and mix equal amount of mustard oil in it. Cook the mixture to medicine the oil. Apply this on the hair.

Tooth problems:-

Take 5gm tree bark, 3gm catechu, and 1gm black pepper. Grind them all to form a fine powder, use this powder to brush the teeth.

In case a tooth is to be extracted, apply its milk on the tooth. The tooth can then be easily extracted.

Nasal bleeding: –

Give 2gm powder of aerial roots with butter milk.

Sleepiness / drowsiness: –

Take hard, green, shade dried leaves and crush them to form a solid powder. Take 5gm of this powder and boil it in 1 litre of water till water is reduced to 1/4 add 1 ½ gm salt in it and give to the patient every morning and evening.

Tea for cold:-

In case of cold , take its soft, red colored leaves and dry them in shade and crush them. Take 1 or 1 ½ tea spoon of this powder and boil in 1 litre water till water is reduced to 1/4. Add 2 teaspoonful sugar in the mixture and give to the patient every morning and evening like tea.

Swelling of the Eyes: –

Take 5ml of banyan tree milk and add 100 mg camphor and 1 tea spoon honey in it. Apply this mixture with an eyeliner.

Cough:-

Give 10gm cold decoction of its branches and small soft branches.

Non-bleeding piles: –

Boil 10gm bark in 200 ml water till water is reduced to half. Strain the solution and ghee and sugar. Give to the patient.

Bleeding piles:-

Take 20gm fresh, soft leaves and grind them in 100ml water. Give this mixture to the patient. Wit in 2-3 days, bleeding stops.

Diarrhoea with blood:-

In case of blood lost before, with and after passing stools, take 10gm buds and grind them. Soak them in water overnight. Next day morning, strain the solution and cook it with 50gm ghee. Cook till only ghee is left behind and add 10-15 gm each of honey and sugar in the left over ghee. Give to the patient.

For sweating:-

Cook yellow leaves with rice and give the decoction of cooked rice to the patient.

Swelling:-

Smear leaves with ghee and tie on the affected area. It bring immediate relief.

Burns:-

Grind its buds or soft leaves with curd and apply on the burnt area. It brings immediate relief.

Effective Herbs to Cure All Type of Tooth Diseases

Healthy Tooth

1. Burn the peel of babul and almonds and brush with it. It cures tooth problems.

2. Use the soft branches of babul and neem tree to brush the teeth.

3. Take equal quantities of dry babul bark, flowers, leaves and pods. Grind them all and use the powder to brush the teeth.

4. Use the decoction of babul bark to gargle. It cures the infection of teeth.

5. Take 50gm powder of bark of neem root, 50 gm swarna gairika and 10gm rock salt. Mix them well and give it 3 triturating of juice of margosa leaves. Dry the powder and store it in a bottle. Use this powder to brush the teeth. It cures bleeding from gums, pus formation in gums, stomatitis, foul smell from mouth, and anxiety etc disorders.

6. Course grinds 100gm of neem root and boils it half liter water till water is reduced to 1\4. Give this decoction to the patient to use it for gargles. It cures multiple disorder of teeth.

7. All Below given herbs should be taken in mentioned quantities and made to a very fine powder.

Haridra 50gms
Sphatika 50gms
Bark of babul 50gms
Tumburu 50gms
Rock salt 50gms
Neem (leaf) 50gms
Akarakara (flower) 25gms
Lavanga or clove 10gm

Cures danta roga, danta krmi, pyorrhea, etc. by root.

8. Gargle with tinpatia (changeri) leaves juice. It cures all kinds of gum problems.

10. Chew tinpatia (changeri) 2-3 leaves like betel leaf. It cures the foul smell.

11. Use tinpatia dried leaves to brush the teeth.

12. Til is beneficial for teeth. Chew 25gm sesame seeds regularly. It makes the teeth stronger.

13. Keep sesame seeds in mouth for 5 – 10 minutes and then spit out. It cures pyorrhea and also make the teeth strong.

Pineapple (Ananas)- Properties, Medicinal Usage & Health Benefits

pineapple, ananas, health benefits, properties, medicinal usage
pineapple, ananas, health benefits, properties, medicinal usage

BOTNICAL NAME – Ananas

ENGLISH NAME – Pineapple

SANSKRIT NAME – Bahunetra

INTRODUCTION

Pineapple is a native plant of Brazil, but now a day, it is grown in large quantities all over India, especially in Bengal, Assam and Western coastal plains. Pineapple plant matures in two years. It is up to 2 ft tall and looks very similar to those of kewarba plants. Leaves are 1- 2 ft long , thin, strong. The fruit is yellowish in colour with several small thorny leaves.

PROPERTIES

It suppresses vata pitta, promotes digestive functions, and is purgative. It helps cure stones, urinary disorders and promotes physical strength.

MEDICINAL USAGE

Breathlessness, Asthma and Breathing problems:-

Take pine apple juice and equal amounts of powder of root of small kateri, Indian gooseberry and cumin seeds. Give this mixture with honey to the patient.

Take 5gm juice of ripe fruit and add 1gm each of peepal root, saunth and baheda powder. Mix roasted Borax and honey in it and give to the patient. It gives relief in breathing problems.

Indigestion:-

Cut small pieces of ripe fruit and sprinkle rock salt and black pepper on it. Eating this fruit cures indigestion.

Take 50gm juice of ripe fruit and add 1 -2 grapes and 100mg rock salt in it and give to the patient.

Diabetes:-

Pineapple is very beneficial in diabetes. Take 50gm pineapple juice and add 5-5 gm each of sesame , barad, babeda, amla, gokhru and jamun seeds. When dried, grind the mixture to form a powder. Give 2gm of this powder , every morning and evening.

Stomach problem:-

Take 5gm pineapple juice and add 100mg roasted asfoetida, 150 mg each of rock salt and ginger juice in it. Give this mixture every morning and evening.

Add 150 mg each of yavskhar, peepal and turmeric in pineapple juice and drink. It cures jaundice , liver and stomach problem within 7 days.

Ascites:-

Prepare decoction of pineapple leaves and add little amounts of barad powder in it. Give this decoction to the patient. It helps cleanse urine and stool which gives relief in ascites.

Jaundice:-

Take 8gm pineapple juice and add 2gm turmeric powder and 3gm sugar to it. Drinking this regularly helps cure jaundice.

Amenorrhoea:-

Take 8gm pineapple juice and add 1-1 gm each of powder of peepal bark ang jiggery. Give this to patient.

Worms:-

Take extract of pineapple leaves and mix little amount of honey. Give 2 – 8 gm of this. It also helps in eradicating worms.

Oedema, Swelling :-

In case of swelling in body organs, incomplete release of urine, body ache or swelling under eyes, give pineapple juice to the patient as can be taken for 5-6 days.

Curing fever:-

Give pineapple juice to the patient or add honey in 10gm juice and give to the patient . It makes the patient sweat a lot.

Squash:-

Pineapple squash also is beneficial in curing pitta and strengthens heart.

Harmful:-

To throat

Antidote:-

Lemon juice, sugar, ginger extract.

Representative:-

Apple is representative of Pineapple.

Grapes (Angur) – Medicinal Usage & Health Benefits

Grapes, AngurBotnical Nane: – Vitis vinifera

Family Name: – Vitaceae

Sanskrit Name: – Draksha, Harahura

Hindi: – Munakka, Angur, Dakh, Kishmish

INTRODUCTION

Grapes vine is a popular fruit of a perennial creeper. It is one of the best fruits without any harmful effects. It can be used by anyone be it a patient, healthy person, children or adults. There are several varieties of grapes like, black grapes, small grapes, long grapes, violent grapes. Black grapes are dried and make munakka.

Ripe Fruit: – It is a purgative, cool, beneficial for eyes and nutritious. Its juice is sweet and good for voice. Its helps clean urine and stool. It helps cure thirst, fever, breathing problems and asthma.

MEDICINAL USAGE & HEALTH BENEFITS

FAINTNESS AND UNCONSCIOUSNESS:-

Take equal quantities of grapes and Indian gooseberry, boil and crush them. Mix shunthi churna in it. Give a little amount with honey to the patient.

Take 20gm munakka 10ml each of sugar candy, pomegranate bark and khus- khus. Grind all solid and soak them in 400gm water overnight. Next morning strain the solution and divide into three parts. Give each part to the patient in a day.

HEADACHE: –

Take 7- 9gm munakka. 7gm sugar candy and 7gm liquorice. Grind them all. Give inhalation of this powder to the patient. It cures headache due to pitta and any other disorder.

MOUTH PROBLEMS: –

Take 7gm pieces of munakka, 2-3gm jamun leaves. Prepare the decoction and use it to gargle. It cures any aliment in the mouth.

NASAL BLEEDING: –

Give inhalation of 2drops of grapes juice. It immediately controls bleeding from nose.

FOUL SMELL FROM MOUTH:-

In case of foul smell from mouth due to cough or indigestion, give 4-8gm munakka end every day. It may not control foul smell due to worms in stomach.

PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS:-

Take 5gm each of munakka and roasted paddy and soak them in water for 1 hour. After one hour, crush them and strain the solution. Mix 3-3gm each of sugar, honey and ghee in the strained solution and give the patient to lick.

COUGH, BRETHING PROBLEMS: –

Prepare decoction of 7-9 munakka pieces and Haritaki. In c 30-50 gm of decoction, add 20-25 gm sugar and 1 teaspoon full honey. Give this to patient.

DRY COUGH:-

Take equal quantities of grapes, Indian gooseberry, dates, and black pepper. Grind them all give this paste to the patient.

TUBERCULOSIS: –

Prepare paste of ghee, dates, sugar candy honey and long pepper and give to the patient. It helps cure voice hoarseness, cold and fever.

INFLAMMATORY COUGH:-

Take 5 pieces of munakka 20pieces of long pepper and 40gm sugar and 1gm catechu. Mix them all and give to the patient with honey, daily.

CARDIAC PAIN:-

In case of pain in heart, take 2part munakka’s pulp, 1part honey 1\2 part cloves. Mix them all and give to the patient for a few days.

PURGATION:-

Take 5 -10 munakka pieces. Clean them and remove the seeds and boil them in 100gm milk. Give this boiled milk to the patient.

Take 15-20 munakka pieces, 4 pieces of big, 2gm each of aniseed, sanaya, pulp of amaltas and rose flowers. Prepare decoction of all these together and give the decoction to the patient in the morning with 5gm jam of rose petals.

COLIC:-

Prepare decoction of grapes and Malabar nut. Give 30-50 mg of this decoction to the patient. It cures liver pain due to pitta kapha.

ACIDITY:-

Take 7 gm munakka and 3gm of aniseed. Soak them 50ml of water. In the morning crush this mixture strain it and drink.

STONE:-

Take branch of black grape plant and burn it to ashes. Take 5gm of this ash and mix it in water, give this solution to the patient twice a day.

SKIN PROBLEMS:-

In spring, the branches of grape plant produce a liquid which is very beneficial in curing skin problems.

POISON OF DHATURA: –

Give 5gm grape vinegar with 50ml milk, repeatedly.

POISON OF ARSENIC SULPHIDE: –

Let the patient vomit and then give 5-10 gm kishmish cooked in 150ml milk.

Amrud (Guava)- Properties & Medicinal Usage

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amrud, guava, medicinal usage, properties

Botnical Name – Psidium guajava

Family Name – Myrtaceae

Sanskrit Name – Peruk, Bahubheej

INRODUCTION

Guava is a common fruit. The two varieties of fruit have white & red pulp. Taste wise the fruit are sweet and sour. Fruits from winter season are sweeter and tastier. Fruits are available in rainy season. The tree is 20 – 30 ft tall. Leaves are 4- 7 inch long on small branches. Stem is sweet and flowers are small in size.

PROPERTIES

Its fruit is tasty, appetizing thirst and strengthens the hear. It is purgative and cures cough.

MEDICINAL USAGE

Headache

Take a unripe guava before sunrise. Rub it on stone and make a paste. Apply the paste on forehead area which aches. This treatment should be administered 2 – 4 times a day.

Toothache

Chew 2-4 guava leaves. It relieves toothache or boil 4-5 leaves and potassium permanganate in water and use the water for gargles.

Stomatitis

Chew fresh guava leaves with catechu. It cures boils in mouth.

Mental disorder

Decoction of leaves is used to cure boils disorders .

Convulsions

Massage the backbone of children using the tincture of leaves.

Heart tonic

Remove all the seeds in it. Chop the fruit in fine pieces, add sugar and form a paste. This paste is very beneficial for the heart.

Cold

In case of phlegm give one guava ( remove the seeds ) to the patient and give fresh water to drink. Within 3 days blocked phlegm will flow and clear the nose. After 3 – 4 days to control the flow give 40 gm jiggery without water at night.

Cough and related disorders

In case of dry cough where phlegm does not come out easily, bite and chew a fresh guava. In case of excessive phlegm and cough and mild fever, give fresh and sweet guavas to eat.

Vomiting

Give 12gm decoction of guava leaves. It controls vomits.

Indigestion

Take 15gm juice of its soft leaves and mix sugar in it. Give this to patient daily in the morning. It gives relief within 9 days.

Thirst

Cut fine pieces of guava and soak in water. Give this water to patient to drink after sometimes.

Constipation

Give guava with black pepper, black salt and ginger to the patient during breakfast. Eating guava during lunch is beneficial in curing colitis and diarrhea.

Diarrhoea

To cure diarrhea in children, take 20gm guava root and boil in 200ml water. When the water is reduced to half, give 8ml of the solution to the patient, 4-5 times a day.

Dysentery

Guava jam is beneficial in dysentery and diarrhea.

Prolapse rectum

In case of children apply thick decoction of root as paste.

Take equal quantities of guava root, bark and leaves. Take 200gm of this mixture with 1/2 kg water. When water is reduced to half use this decoction to rinse the affected area and push it inside.

Arthritis

Make paste of fresh guava leaves and apply on the painful area. It helps relieve the pain to a great extent.

Fever

In case of malaria give guava fruit to the patient .grind the soft leaves with water and then strain the solution. Give this solution to the patient.

Burning sensation

Take guava seeds grind them and mix the paste with rose water and sugar candy. It cures enlarged liver.

Intoxication

Give enough quantity of juice of the leaves to the patient. It nullifies the effect of bhang.

Walnut – Medicinal Usage & Health Benefits

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INTRODUCTION

Walnut is a beautiful and fragrant tree, which is found in two forms:

Wild walnut: These are 100 to 200 ft tall that grow wild. The shell of the fruit is thick.

Agriculturally grown walnut: These are 50 to 80 ft tall and the fruits have a fine thin peel.

medicinal usage of walnut, walnut health benefits

MEDICINAL USAGE OF WALNUT

Weakness of Brain

Take 30 to 55 gm of walnut seed regularly. It helps in stabilizing the brain.

Facial Palsy

Massage the face with walnut oil and then take steam of a decoction made of anti – vata herbs.

Hysteria

Grind walnut seeds in Nirgundi juice. Use this mixture as nasal drops.

Eyesight

Take seeds of three walnuts and four pieces of barad. Burn them and grind the ash four black papers. Apply the paste as kohl.

Goitre

Drink 50 t0 70 gm decoction of walnuts leaves. Also wash the knots with this decoctions.

Teeth

Chewing the bark of walnut cleanses the teeth.

Galactogogue

To augment the quantity of breast milk, take 1gm roasted wheat flour, 10gm walnut leaves.

Cough

Chew roasted walnut seeds. It’s beneficial in control line cough.

Cholera

In case of flu when the body become stiff, massaging with walnut oil brings relief.

Purgation

Give 30 to 40 gm walnut oil in 200gm milk in the morning. It helps soften the abdominal area and stool is passed easily.

Intestinal worms

Prepare decoction of walnut bark. Give 40 to 60 gm of this decoction. It kills the worms in intestine.

Piles

In case of gastric piles , apply walnut oil on the blisters .it helps the swelling and relieves.

Emmenagogue

In case of irregular menstrual cycle, take 40 to 60 gm of decoction of fruit peel with 2teaspoonful honey, 3 – 4 times a day.

Urinary Diseases

Take 50gm walnut seeds, 40gm cbbuara and 10 gm cotton seeds. Grind them together and then roast in little quantity of ghee. Add equal amount of sugar candy to the mixture. Take 25 gm of this mixture every morning.

Natural Treatment for Asthma (Tamaka Shwasa)

It is a common & distressing condition which is characterized by recurrent attacks of spasms of the tubes of the lungs resetting in wheezing, coughing & a sense of suffocation.

Asthma

SYMPTOMS OF ASTHMA

  • Coughing,
  • Wheezing,
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Chest tightness,
  • Fatigue,
  • Anxiety
  • Mental Confusion,
  • Rapid pulse

CAUSES OF ASTHMA

  • Inflammation
  • Airway constriction
  • Asthma triggers such as:
    1. Pollen, Dust mites, cockroaches
    2. Mold, Pet hair or dodder
    3. Charges in weather (cold air)
    4. Tobacco smoke
    5. Stress & strong emotions
      (Like jealousy, anger, hatred etc.)
    6. Unhealthy diet & life style.

NATURAL TREATMENT FOR ASTHMA

Herbs & Supplements:-

  • Haritaki Bala,
  • Saffron
  • Chyawanprash,
  • Ashwgandha
  • Kaishore guggulu,
  • Pipali
  • Vasaka,
  • Honey

Mind & Body approach:-

Pranayamas:-

  • Nadi Shodhna (Anuloma viloma)
  • Bhastrika

Aasnas:-

  • Shashanka Aasna
  • Bhujang Aasna
  • Dhanur Aasna
  • Gomukh Aasna
  • Sarvangasana
  • Surya Namaskara plays an important role.

Relaxation therapy:-

  • Yoga Nidra
  • Meditation

DIET (DO’S & DON’TS)

Do’s:-

  • Plenty of fresh foods.
  • Lightly cooked vegetables
  • Whole meal grains, Pulses
  • Pepper, garlic & ginger (Especially in cold months)

Don’ts:-

  • Meat, Egg, Rice, Sweets
  • Dairy products
  • Refined flower products
  • Junk Food, Soft drinks
  • Heavy oily & fried foods
  • Chemically treated, processed, flavored & preserved foods.

PREVENTION

Avoid triggers & allegers

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Natural Treatment for Leucorrhoea

It is an abnormal condition of the reproductive organs of women in which there is white discharge from the genitals.

Leucorrhoea

SYMPTOMS OF LEUCORRHOEA

  • Constipation
  • Frequent headache
  • Intense irritation
  • Black patches under the eyes
  • Burning sensation in palms & soles
  • Weakness
  • Anorexia
  • Anemia
  • Vertigo
  • Foul smell

CAUSES OF LEUCORRHOEA

  • Fungal infections
  • Parasitic infections
  • Bacterial infections
  • Unhygienic conditions
  • Sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Diabetes
  • Tension
  • Lack of sleep
  • Low immunity

NATURAL TREATMENT OF LEUCORRHOEA

HERBS & SUPPLEMENTS

  • Triphala
  • Hauber
  • Devdaru
  • Elaichi
  • Trikatu

MIND & BODY APPROACH:-

PRANAYAMAS:-

  • Nadi Shodhna
  • Bhastrika
  • Ujjayi

AASNAS:-

  • Surya Namaskara
  • Vajra Aasna
  • Shashanka Aasna
  • Ushtra Aasna
  • Sarvanga Aasna
  • Dhanura Aasna

RELAXATION THERAPY:-

  • Yoga Nidra
  • Meditation

Diet

Do’s Don’ts
Light diet Mustard oil
Nutritious diet Citrus fruits
Prevail Spicy foods
Green & fresh vegetables & fruits Deep fried foods
Bitter gourd Fatty foods

Lifestyle

Maintain hygiene

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Paan Patta (Betel Leaves) – Properties, Medicinal Benefits, Usage & Harmful Effects

paan patta, betel leaves

paan patta, betel leaves

Botanical Name – Piper betle

Family – Piperaceae

Sanskrit name – Nagavallari, Tambool, Mukhabhushan, Varnalata

It is a well known plant all over India. Specially grown in warm and humid region, especially in Bihar, Orissa, and Banaras. Betel of Banaras is considered to be best quality.

The climbing vine of betel is very soft and pretty. The leaves are heart shape with veins, its thick and with 1 inch long stem. It has pleasant odour and taste is slightly warm and fragrant.

The leaf contains proteins, carbohydrates, minerals, and tannin. Its rich in iron, iodine, vitamin A, B, and C. It has volatile oil containing phenol and tarpine.

Properties

Rasa – Katu and Tikta

Guna – Tikshna, Ruksha, Laghu

Virya – Ushna

Effect on dosha – It pacific kapha and vata dosha and it aggravates pitta dosha.

Medicinal Usage

Headache

Tie betel leaf on ear lobes. It cures the headache due to gastric problems.

Night blindness

Put drops of betel juice in eyes. It is beneficial in curing night blindness.

Heart disorders

The usage of betel leaves gives strength to heart and cure heart pain.

Its squash gives strength to heart.

Influenza in children

In case of excessive cold, warm a betel leaf and smear it with castor oil and tie on chest of the child. It cures the effect of cold and control the uneasiness of child.

Chronic rhinitis

Grind its root along with liquorice root and give this to patient with honey. It cures cold related disorders.

Digestion

Sucking of betel leaves enhance production of saliva which further enhance the digestive functions.

It is beneficial in curing the gas formation in stomach.

Constipation in child

Smear oil on pedicel of betel leave and place it in anus of the child. It cures constipation and gastric problems in children.

Erectile dysfunction

Patient should chew betel leaves. Also tie the leaves on penis.

Fever

Give 2.5 gm warm extract of betel, 2-3 times a day it cures fever.

Swelling of joints

Heat the betel leaves and tie them on the swollen area. It relieves the pain and also dissolves the swelling.

Wound

Tie betel leaves on ulcers. It helps the wounds heal faster.

Harmful Effects of Betel Leaves

It is strong, war, and excites pitta, hence is not advised in excessive bleeding disorders, traumatic injury to thorax. Excess intake of betel reduces appetite and weakens liver slowly so it should be taken in appropriate amount. It contain hapixine and betel nut contain arkidine both are poisonous elements hence it should be taken in less amount. Excess of catechu can damage lungs and excess lime cane can damage the teeth.