Tawa-Tawa is one of the most popular herbal medicine in the Philippines to cure dengue. It is not just a simple plant that you can pick up and throw away because you will be missing a lot of health benefits that you can get from Tawa-Tawa if you start picking and throwing it away just to clear your backyard.
Tawa-Tawa has a high potency of curing dengue. It is already proven not only by studies but also with the series of testimonies of people who already used it. According to those who used this plant, that it can cure even the late stage of dengue, stage four.
Tawa-Tawa or in scientific name Euphorbia hirta is not just useful in treating dengue, but it can also be used to relieved common and variety of illnesses.
Aside from treating dengue, here are some of the other health benefits of Tawa-Tawa Herbal Plant.
1. Antibacterial / Antimicrobial
According to studies that Tawa-Tawa is an excellent antibacterial and a noncytotoxic, which is essential and efficient in treating against amoeba and fungal infection.
All you need to do is to prepare 25 grams of Tawa-Tawa plant per two cups of water. Then boil for up to three minutes. Take at least three to five cups daily until you get the result.
Tawa-Tawa is an excellent remedy for individuals who have asthma because it can break up the mucus and relaxes the spams.
Prepare one teaspoon of leaves per cup of water for at least 10 minutes. Take up to three to four glasses a day, or you can form the leaves into cigarettes and then burn it and inhale the smoke from it for a better and more effective result.
Too much consumption of alcoholic beverages and coffee can lead to excretion of fluids in the body, diuretic effect. If a person suffers from diarrhea or loose bowel movement, then, rapid loss of fluids in the body may also experience that can lead to too much dehydration that can be fatal.
If you are suffering from dehydration, Tawa-Tawa can help you to rehydrate because it contains active extracts of phytochemical tannins and flavonoids that develops water absorption and electrolyte re-absorption.
4. Great remedy treatment for skin diseases
As we said, Tawa-Tawa is not just for dengue it can also treat different skin disease such as sores, warts, fungi, boils, open wounds. All you need is to apply fresh latex to any skin disease mentioned and sprinkle dried or fresh powdered leaves of Tawa-Tawa as wound dressings.
Tawa-Tawa is also a great breast milk stimulant for those mothers who have lack of milk production for their newly born baby. Massage fresh latex to the breast to develop and improve the milk flow. Root decoction can be used preparation is the same as antibacterial.
6. Oral Ulcers
Tawa-Tawa is an effective treatment for people who are suffering from an oral ulcer. You can gargle Tawa-Tawa tea to kill the bacteria from your mouth.
7. Relaxing Agent
Aside from treating various of illness, Tawa-Tawa tea can also be a great relaxing agent that can soothe away your anxiety and stress at the same time. All you need to do is to boil up to 50 grams of fresh Tawa-Tawa leaves in a 4 cups of water for up to 3 to 4 minutes. Then consume the drink 3 to 5 cups a day for a better and more quicker result.
Tawa-Tawa Forms: Tawa-Tawa can be found in capsule, tea, and powders.
Tawa-Tawa herbal medicine is truly amazing and effective against the said conditions but you should still consider taking it with caution. Too much dosage of this herbal medicine can lead to gastrointestinal reactions, vomiting, and nausea. Prolonged intake may interfere with iron absorption.
Always remember that this herbal is not advisable for pregnant women. Ask your doctor first before using this herbal medicine.
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