SHREE Manathakkali - 100 g
Manathakkali, or Solanum nigrum, is commonly used in Indian households for both cooking and medicinal purposes.
Good for the digestive system.
Increases urine output
Acts as a good remedy for cold and cough
Relieves pain by drinking a quarter cup of the extract thrice a day, during the menstrual periods
Mix 2 tsp of the powder in warm milk or fresh fruit juice daily.
Manathakkali, or Solanum nigrum, is commonly used in Indian households for both cooking and medicinal purposes. In Oriental medicine, it has been shown to possess antioxidant, diuretic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic action.
A decoction of the leaf powder is excellent for mouth sores and ulcers. It is also useful to correct digestive problems such as flatulence, peptic ulcers and dysentery.
Manathakkali leaf powder extract also increases urine output, and, reduces fever. It acts as a good remedy for cold and cough. Drinking a quarter cup of the extract thrice a day for the duration of the period relieves painful periods. This should be continued for a few cycles.
The leaf powder can be mixed with water and the paste can be applied to burn wounds to get relief. It can also be applied externally to eruptive skin conditions and ringworms. Applying a poultice of the paste helps to reduce pain and inflammation.
- Solanum nigrum or Mokoi in Hindi is popularly known as Black Nightshade
- Cures mouth ulcers when the leaves are chewed
- Corrects digestive problems
- Relieves pain during menstrual periods
- Good remedy for cold, cough, fever