Reed for many people is known as a weed and is only used as food for cattle, or even thrown away because it is annoying.
During this community are uncomfortable with the weeds and plants usually burn another grove, or membabatnya out. But if the roots are still strongly embedded in the ground, this effort is actually wasted. It will grow again and rising.
According to Professor Hembing, traditional medicine and acupuncture, reed efficacious as a remedy for various health problems, such as kidney stones, kidney infections, bladder stones, gall stones, urinating is not smooth or continuous, the urine contains blood, prostate, leucorrhoea, whooping cough, coughing blood, nosebleeds, bleeding in women, fever, measles, hepatitis, hepatitis, high blood pressure, nervous weakness, asthma, pneumonia, coronary heart disease, indigestion, diarrhea, etc..
Results of research on this plant says that there is content of mannitol, glucose, sakharosa, malic acid, citric acid, coixol, arundoin, cylindrin, fernenol, simiarenol, anemonin, grit acids, resins, and the alkali metals. With the contents, the reeds are antipyretic (reduces temperature), diuretics (urine shed), hemostatic (stops bleeding), and eliminating hunger. Other content is owned by the reeds of which:
In the reed rhizome that was contained imperanene have the effect of inhibiting platelet aggregation (blood clotting cells) according to findings by scientists from universities in Japan. The effect of inhibiting platelet aggregation is similar to the effects of aspirin (acetyl salicylic acid) is used to prevent blood clots in patients with cardiac infarction.
Cylindol A contained in reed rhizomes have the effect of inhibiting the enzyme 5-lipoksigenase. With inhibition of 5-lipoksigenase the formation of prostaglandins that cause pain or pain in the muscles can be blocked. Other material contained, which inhibits the activity has Cylendrene contraction in smooth muscle of blood vessels, so blood circulating smoothly.
Graminone B inhibits constriction of blood vessels aorta (largest blood vessel). According to the R & D Sidomuncul, these last two materials can cause blood pressure-lowering effect.
From the test results were also called reed plant has a pharmacological effect or in other words, this plant has the properties: anti piretik / lower the heat, hemostatic / stop bleeding, relieve thirst, diuretic / laxative into the bladder and lung meridian, stomach also the small intestine.
Traditional Chinese Medicine says, the weeds have a sweet and cool. Effects of this treatment plant enters the lung meridian, stomach and small intestine. With the launch diuretic properties urine, reed beneficial to cure acute kidney inflammation and cough medicine.
Reeds plant parts that can be used as traditional medicine is a rhizome, either fresh or dried. Reed materials can be obtained at Chinese medicine shops. Already available are now even drink instant reeds is efficacious in removing heat. This instant beverages are available in herbal shops or Chinese medicine shop.
Diuretic properties which remove useless body fluids is also useful for controlling high blood pressure is likely. Hemostatic properties can stop bleeding in the reeds can also be used to cope with nosebleeds and internal bleeding.
These herbs in the body will infiltrate into the lungs, stomach and small intestine. Then reminded by Dr. Setiawan, weed herb should not be given to those with weak stomach function and frequent urination.
Easily grown in any place
Weeds or weeds are plants that are often found on agricultural land or moor up to an altitude of 2,000 meters above sea level (asl). Development is very fast, because power production - both generative and vegetative - very efficient.
Medicinal properties of plants such as reeds to treat high blood pressure, prostate problems, to overcome impotence (impotence). Higher public awareness of herbal medicine is safe and no side effect to make a request weeds growing plant roots.
The leaves and roots of grass - grass can be used while still fresh or dried. If you want to take advantage of the weeds that are around you to overcome some of the illnesses you suffer, traditionalnya following recipe:
Treating coronary heart disease by using 100 grams of the roots of the reeds, 100 grams of lotus root, black mushroom 25 grams, 25 grams of mushrooms hioko, and 25 grams of dried white fungus dirbus with 800 cc of water to the remaining 200 cc, filtered and arinya drunk.
For prostate disorders, use 60 grams of the roots of the reeds, 30 grams of bitter, and 30 grams of meniran boiled with 600 cc of water to the remaining 200 cc, strain and drink the water.
Treating high blood pressure: 100 grams of the roots of weeds, 15 grams meniran, and 15 grams of turmeric boiled with 800 cc of water to the remaining 300 cc, strain and drink.
Kidney stones, take 60 grams of the roots of weeds, leaves KEJIBELING 30 grams and 30 grams of boiled corn primarily to 600 cc of water to the remaining 200 cc, strain and drink the water.
Cope with nosebleeds, use 60 grams of fresh roots of the weeds and 100 grams of lotus root boiled with 800 cc of water to the remaining 300 cc, water is taken.
Gallstones, use 100 grams of roots of the weeds boiled with 600 cc of water to the remaining 200 cc, strain and drink arinya.
Asthma: the use of 60 grams of roots of the weeds and flowers 15 knobs boiled with 600 cc of water to the remaining 200 cc, strain and drink the water.
Urinary stones, use 100 grams of roots of the weeds, meniran 30 grams and 30 grams of cat whiskers leaves boiled with 700 cc of water to the remaining 200 cc, strain and drink the water.
Quite a number of benefits from the reeds to make we can not underestimate the efficacy of this plant. Although its shape was even belong to this class of lawn weeds, tall grass or weeds still has many benefits for mankind.