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Medicinal Plants 32

(Clerodendrum japonicum [Thunb.] Sweet)
Sinonim :C. kaempferi (Jacq.) Sleb., C. paniculatum L., Volkameria japonica Thunb.
Familia :Verbenaceae.

Generally, pagoda flowers planted in the garden, yard, or on the roadside outside the city region as an ornamental plant. Molt shrub, 1-3 m. high The trunk filled with fine hair. Single leaves, stemmed, where the deal. Strands of egg-shaped leaves broad, base heart-shaped leaves, old leaves bercangap menjari, can reach 30 cm in length. The flowers are red compound interest, consist of small flowers that come together to form the pyramid, out of the end of the shaft. The fruit is round. Flower pagoda can be propagated by seed.
Curable Disease:
Nature and ussage bitter roots, nature
cold. Pagoda flower root efficacious anti-inflammatory, laxative urine (diuretic), eliminating swelling, and destroy the frozen blood. Leaves taste sweet, sour, slightly brown, neutral in character. Leaves efficacious as anti-inflammatory and remove pus. Flowers sweet, warm nature, efficacious sedative, and stop the bleeding (hemostatis).
Parts used are the roots, flowers, and leaves. For storage, the roots must be dried.
-The roots are used for treatment:
-back pain (lumbago), rheumatic pain,
-pulmonary tuberculosis (pulmonary TB), accompanied coughing up blood,
-hemorrhoids bleeding (hemorrhoids), dysentery (dysentery),
-difficulty sleeping (insomnia), and
-swollen (bruise) due to hit something hard.
Flowers are used for treatment:
blood-enhancer in patients with anemia,
bleeding-hemorrhoids, and
-difficulty sleeping (insomnia).
For drugs taken, boiled 30-90 g of roots or flowers. In addition, it is, the roots also can be used as powder, and brewed and drunk.
For external use only, minced fresh leaves until soft, then Dab on boils, sores, and bruises. In addition, the fresh leaves can be squeezed and feelings of water applied to the wounds bleed.
Bleeding hemorrhoids
Cook 60 g root or flower pagoda with cow intestine. Once cool, the liquid drunk and cow intestines can be eaten.
Dry the flowers or roots of the pagoda to taste, then milled to become powder. Take one teaspoon of powdered earlier, and then enter into a shot glass of wine sweet. Stir well, then drink all at once at night before bed.
Ulcer, ulceration
Wash fresh petals pagoda to taste, then milled until smooth. Add a little honey, stirring evenly. Put these ingredients in place of the sick, and dressing. Replace this mixture three times daily.