In Sanskrit, the Calotropis gigantea is called Arka. It is broadly used in many Ayurvedic treatments, both externally and internally. It is a very common herb available throughout India. It is called Madar in English. Often, another variety, Calotropois procera, is also used in the same name. It is a traditional medicinal plant with effective medicinal properties. Each part of this plant has different medicinal properties and health benefits. Velleruku podi / Calotropis Gigantea Powder also has some health benefits.
Botanical Name : Calotropis Gigantea
Tamil Name : வெள்ளெருக்கு / Vellerukku
Malayalam Name : കലോട്രോപിസ് ഗിഗാൻടിയ / belerica, belericu, bukam, dinesam, eri, ericu, erikka,
Hindi Name : कैलोट्रोपिस गिगेंटिया / lalak, lalmadar, madar, mandara, moto aak,
Telugu Name : కలోట్రోపిస్ గిగాంటెయా / arkamu, ekke, jilledu, mandaaramu, mandaramu, nalla jelledu
Health Benefits of Velleruku podi / Calotropis Gigantea Powder
Here are some of the essential health benefits of Calotropis Gigantea.
- Sodom for Ascites
Use the latex of Sodom on the infected areas.
- Sodom for Leprosy
Apply the latex of the plant on the affected skin.
- Sodom for Leucoderma
Use the latex of Sodom on the skin patches.
- Sodom for Ringworms
Use the milky fluid of the plant on the infected skin.
- Sodom for Stings
Use the milky fluid of the Sodom plant on the damaged skin.
- Sodom for Deafness
Pick a ripe yellow leaf of Sodom. Heat it. Squeeze the leaf juice drops in the ears. Repeat it for 2 weeks.
- Sodom for Caries
Apply the latex of Sodom on the affected teeth.
- Sodom for Gastroenteritis
Roast the leaves and apply locally.
- Sodom for Swelling
Roast the leaves and apply them over the affected area.
- Sodom for Headache
Heat the Sodom leaves. Tie it with a cotton cloth on the forehead.
- Sodom as Antidote
On average, chewing on 4 Sodom leaves once a day will improve immunity. The roots should be crushed and applied over the insect bite area.
- Sodom Latex as an Analgesic
Use Sodom latex over the affected areas to control the pain and pain caused by injury or chronic sores.
- Sodom for Fever
The fever will soon cure if you consume the mixture of 1 tablespoon of honey with Sodom’s leaf extract.
- Sodom for Aphtus Alsar
Using 1 teaspoon of honey with Sodom’s latex can reduce pain and swell in one day.
- Sodom to Aphthous Ulcers
Ingestion of Sodom leaf extract and honey twice a day is the best treatment for ascariasis.
- Sodom for Dental Diseases
The latex of the Sodom plant should be applied to the top of the teeth to relieve various dental problems.
- Sodom for Tumor
Take 3 mg of Sodom root extracts once a day.
- Sodom for Liver Disease
Drinking 10 ml of coffee water made with sodom leaves and flowers twice a day can help treat liver diseases.
- Sodom for Diabetes
Consuming 1 gm of dry Sodom twice a week will help prevent diabetes.
There are no side effects in using this product, and you can consider the medical advice for the usage of this product during pregnancy.
Harvesting & Manufacturing Methods
All herbs are 100% naturally harvested, dried, and pulverized without the chemical interactions that assure the natural herb powders.
It is a very good medicine for headaches. I used it for that.
It is very good and the powder is ready to use. But the price is a bit high.
Abhinandan Mahajan –
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