Malabar Nut (ஆடாதொடை)
Malabar Nut is a good
medicine for good or beautiful voice. For more than 2000 years this herb has
been used to cure chest cold problems. Ancient literature refers to this as an
important herb. It grows 1400 meter above sea level in Himalayan range. Indian
herbals refer as Aadathodai (ஆடாதொடை) as mentioned in Tamil.
This is a shrub which grows up to two meters high. Leaves grow up to 10 to 16 meter length.Fine hair like structure covers the leaves. It appears like sulam broad at the
bottom with a narrow. Leaves are in light green color and dried leaves are
in brown in cooler. Though smelling like tea they are very bitter in taste.
Adhatoda leaves are medicine for heart and throat diseases and help to control
chest cold. They are antiseptic in nature and its roots are used to treat STD
are used to treat, Jaundice, sore throat, dry cough are best treated by ஆடாதொடை continuous usage of this gives good
voice. Recent research has proved about which is obtained from Adhatoda has
good qualities. Adhatoda which is alcoline removes blocks in the respiratory
track. Strengthens uterus. Ancesterol mid-wife’s used this herb for smooth
delivery of babies. It is equal to methergine like medicines. Adhatoda leaves
are used to treat respiratory track diseases. Leaves rolled like cigarettes and
smoke is good for asthma, helps to stop smoking. Adhatoda reduces cough, allergy
and chest cold.
Syrup made of grapes. Adhatoda leaves dicoction mixed with
ginger, black pepper and honey can be drunk to improvise respiratory system.
Will stop cough and soothes throat. It also cures thick respiratory mucus and
chest cold. And the list of Indian medicines and their manufacturing methods
green and dried Adhatoda leaves are mentioned as controlling excess bleeding.
Juice from dried leaves reduces pain. And juice from Adhatoda leaves heals
swelling and wounds. Goats don’t eat these leaves.