Dr. Gowthaman shares some amazing medicinal ways of using Mookirattai.
Boerhaavia Diffusa (Mookirattai) is a plant that you often see hanging on the walls of temples and houses. This is one of the species which is seen throughout India. It is often used to cure kidney-related diseases like kidney stones, the release of excess protein, kidney failure, problems in contraction and expansion of kidney; urinary incontinence, prostate enlargement, etc.
Medicinal Properties of Mookirattai
- Throws out unwanted wastes from our bodies through urine.
- Reduces swelling in the body.
- Increases iron energy in our body.
- Removes blockages from blood vessels.
- Improves blood flow.
- Removes unwanted water stored in the tissues of the lungs and heart.
- Helps cure kidney and heart-related diseases.
This herb is known to cure heart-related diseases by solving problems like removing the blockage in the blood vessels of the heart and repairing the heart valve. If not, the heart begins to swell and water gets stored in the tissues surrounding it ultimately leading to a lot of changes in the process of contraction and expansion of our heart.
Anemia is one of the biggest diseases which happens to women and kids frequently. Take the powder of the roots of this plant or take the whole plant and boil it in water and drink the extract of the boiled solution.
This herb helps in the proper functioning of the liver, thyroid glands, and restores iron energy.
It removes the necessity of taking too many tablets for thyroid patients. Instead, you can take this as powder or an extract.
This also helps women with diarrhea, committing, and abdominal-related problems during their menstruation (periods).
- Take the Mookirattai’s root powder or 10g of dried root.
- Boil with 200 ml of water and reduce to 100 ml.
- Strain it and take the extract in the morning.
People with Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), who struggle with cramps and unwanted blood flow during their menstrual cycle, can see good improvement. This also provides solutions to obesity, problems in the proper functioning of thyroid glands, varicose veins and its swelling, belly fat and kidney stones, etc.
Ideal Way To Consume
Consume it once in the morning and night before food. Adults can take 50 ml of the solution while kids can take 10 ml.
The herb is a major part of Ayurveda herbal medicine. The entire plant is often used to produce supplements that assist in the treatment and management of various conditions. For consultation and treatments, feel free to contact us.