Dysphania ambrosioides, commonly known as Epatoze is a native herb of Central America and southern Mexico. The herb possesses a distinct pungent flavor and has a very strong taste which is not easy to describe.
Its Various Health Benefits Are Just Mentioned Below
Relief From Abdominal Problems
Epatoze when consumed in moderate quantities is very effective in relieving abdominal discomforts. Many times if you are suffering from stomach cramps and pain this herb works wonder in alleviating the pain. The only thing to focus is the dosage.
Prevents Respiratory Disorders
Epatoze has shown to relieve from respiratory disorders like Asthma and Bronchitis. Many drug companies are still researching on this herb for its miracle properties to cure these disorders. The way this work is its property to decongest various parts.
Relieves Chest Congestion
Epatoze works as a de-congestant. It works by clearing the chest areas by removing mucus and unwanted fluids from the tracts. It has also shown to improve breathing by clearing the nasal passage and makes an unobstructed passage for air.
Prevents blood related disease
Epitoze has intrinsic property to clot the blood completely, so this wonder herb has been used to prevent diseases like Anemia and Osteoporosis; heavy research is going on in this field to verify various compounds that cause this effect of the herb.
The leaves of Epatoze contain vitamins like Vitamin B9, Manganese and Potassium which are all very important for proper functioning of nerves throughout the body. The salts boost the electron transport of the body thus making it more efficient.
Epatoze is the most effective herb for combating abdominal worms. The various compunds present in its leaves such as ascaridole and limonene are very effective against worms. Particularly, ascaridole is fatally toxic to majority of intestinal worms. Curing worms was one of the first property for which this herb became so famous.
Epatoze has also shown its quality in controlling blood sugar levels effectively. The major component responsible for blood sugar control is Manganese, which is present in high quantities in its leaves. It is advised to take Epatoze as a supplement with the medicines and not rely completely on it as a cure.
Filled With Minerals
The amount of minerals and compounds present in Epatoze is so high that it qualifies as a super herb; it consists of calcium manganese, iron, potassium, zinc, selenium, copper etc. not only this it comprises of series of compounds that provides even more advantage to this herb. One thing to note is that the herbs consumption should be in-between low to moderate range
Wrinkle Free Skin
Epatoze possess Vitamin A and also few anti-oxidants such as beta carotenes which guards against the oxygen less free radicals in the body thus preventing the decay of cell at an accelerated pace, which in turn prevents aging of cells, so the skin remains tight for a longer period of time. Many creams and extract of this herb can be also used for better results.
Improves Overall Health
Not only Epatoze is power packed in vitamins and minerals, it is also rich in folic acid, now folic acid is responsible for Cell Division and proper DNA Synthesis. The presence of abundant folic acid in Epatoze makes the process easier and hence improves overall health and general wellbeing of the body.
Acts As An Analgesic
Various type of pain related to arthritis and hamstrings could be alleviated using Epatoze. There is simple process to do so by soaking the leaves of Epatoze in water for few days and then applying to the affected area directly. A soothing effect can sometimes be observed. In tribal regions this herb is a famous analgesic.
Epatoze has shown working effectively against menstrual cramps and have cured it completely. The herb also makes sure a normal period flow. Before the herbs application one should take advice from the doctors, so that they can assess its suitability to you.
Epitoze has shown amazing work in the field of curing malaria. The herb has shown to cure malaria completely and also helps people who are already suffering from it recover at a faster pace. One thing to be noted is that the herb should be taken in moderation as it could be fatal in large quantities.
Provides More Fiber
This herb is known to have very low calories, such as 100 grams of its leaves contain only 32 calories. Other than this, these leaves provide a higher amount of fiber that is required for human being. So, people with the deficiency of fiber can consider of consuming this leaf.
Kill Several Intestinal Worms
This herbal leaf consist many monoterpene compounds like ascaridole (60-80%), limonene, terpinene. isoascaridole, and p-cymene. Ascaridole works as a toxic to many intestinal worms like pinworm, roundworm, hookworms, etc. Regular intake of this herb can keep these worms at bay.