the benefit of medical plant Jombang (Taraxacum officinale Weber et Wiggers)


Generally,medical plant jombang grows wild on the slopes, embankments, grass, and side roads in the area with cool air. Terna chronic, high 10 -25 cm, the entire plant contains a liquid, like milk. Together form a rosette of leaves the root, rested basic ground cover. Single leaf, lancet-shaped, breech, pointed tip, base of leaf stalk resembling a narrow, irregular jagged edges, sometimes shared, so the length of 6 cm -15, 2 to 3.5 cm wide, green hair and white smooth coated. Flowers single, long-stemmed white coated fine hair, androgynous. Crown of yellow flowers, 2.5 to 3.5 cm in diameter. Tube-shaped fruit, white. Long, single, or branched root


Medical plant Jombang used for treatment:
- Inflammation, such as sore throat, sore red eyes (conjunctivitis), acute inflammation of the appendix (acute appendicitis), pelvic inflammation, inflammation of the liver (hepatitis), inflammation of the gallbladder (cholecystitis), as well as inflammation and abscess of the breast,
- Infections and urinary tract stones,
- Mumps (parotitis),
- Diarrhea, dysentery,
- Gastritis (gastritis), no appetite,
- Diabetes (diabetes mellitus),
- High blood pressure (hypertension),
- Lack of blood (anemia),
- Leg swelling due to fluid deposits,


- leukore,
- Production of milk (breast milk) slightly,
- Boils, sores, ulcers are deep, snake bites,
- Cellulite,
- Enlargement of the prostate,
- Increase the disposal of uric acid,
- Black spots on the face (freckles),
- Tumors of the digestive system (esophagus, stomach, intestine, liver, and pancreas),
- Cancer (breast, lung, cervix / cervical, and gums), as well as
- Granulositik chronic leukemia.

The root of this medical plant is used for treatment:
- Hepatitis, jaundice (jaundice),
- Infection of the gallbladder, help prevent gallstones,
- Increase breast milk,
- Irregular bowel movements (constipation),
- Skin diseases, such as acne, eczema, psoriasis,
- Rheumatoid arthritis, including osteoarthritis and gout.

there are many benefit from this medical plant like mention above