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Medicinal Plants 40

(Centella asiatica, (Linn), Urb.)
Sinonim :
= Hydrocotyle asiatica, Linn. = Pasequinus, Rumph.
Familia :

Wild herb, found throughout Indonesia, originating from tropical Asia. Prefers a slightly moist soil and
getting enough sun or shade, as in grasslands, edge drains, rice fields, and so forth. Sometimes planted as ground cover plants in plantations or as a vegetable (as lalab), there are up to a height of 2,500 m above sea level. Centella asiatica is a chronic herb without stems, but with short rhizome and stolon-creeping stolon length 10 cm - 80 cm, roots out of every hump, much branched to form a new plant. Single leaf blade, long-stemmed around 5 cm - 15 cm-shaped kidney. Jagged edges or beringgit, with cross section 1 cm - 7 cm arranged in a rosette consisting of 20-10 pieces of leaf, sometimes a bit hairy. Flowers white or pink, arranged in essay form umbrella, single or 3-5 together out of the armpit leaves. Flower stalk 5 mm - 50 mm. Small fruit that is oval shaped depends / compressed length from 2 to 2.5 mm, smells fragrant and tastes bitter.
Curable Disease:
Hepatitis, Measles, Fever, tonsillitis (Tonsilis), sore throat, bronchitis, urinary tract infections and stones, red eyes, Hemorrhoids; poisoning, vomiting blood, coughing blood, nosebleeds, worms, leprosy;

1.Infectious hepatitis, measles (measles).
2.Demam, inflammation of the tonsils (tonsillitis), sore throat, bronchitis.
3.Infeksi and urinary system stones.
4.Keracunan Gelsemium elegans, arsenic.
5.Muntah blood, coughing blood, nosebleed.
6.Mata red, hemorrhoids.
7.Sakit stomach, intestinal worms, increase appetite.

USAGE: 15 - 30 grams of Centella asiatica fresh, boiled, drinking. Or crushed, squeezed, drinking water.

EXTERNAL USE: crushed, taped to the affected part. Used for: bite, snakes, ulcers, bleeding wounds, tuberculosis skin.

1. Piss turbid (due to infection / stones urinary system):
30 grams of Centella asiatica fresh boiled with washing water from rinsing rice

2. Difficult urination: 30 grams of Centella asiatica fresh crushed, paste in the navel.

3. Fever:
Handful of fresh pounded leaves of Centella asiatica, then added
little water and salt, strain. Taken in the morning before eating.

4. High blood pressure:
20 sheets of gotu kola leaf plus 3 cups water, boiled until
become 3/4-nya. A day drink 3 x 3 / 4 cup.

5. Hemorrhoids:
Centella asiatica stem 4-5 following their roots with 2 cups boiling water
for ± 5 minutes. Drinking this decoction for several days.

6. Swelling of the liver (liver):
240 grams - 600 grams of boiled fresh gotu kola, drink regularly.

7. Measles: 60 -120 grams of Centella asiatica boiled, drinking

8. Boils:
30 grams - 60 grams of Centella asiatica fresh boiled, drunk. Centella asiatica fresh
washed, crushed affixed to the sick.

9. Red eyes, swollen:
Centella asiatica fresh washed, crushed, squeezed, filtered water.
Drop into the eyes of a sick 3-4 times a day.

10. Coughing blood, vomiting blood, nosebleeds:
60-90 grams of Centella asiatica fresh boiled, or squeezed, water is taken.

11. Dry cough:
a handful of crushed fresh gotu kola, wring it out. Plus water
and rock sugar to taste. Drink.

12. Leprosy:
3 / 4 handheld pegagan washed and boiled in 3 cups of water,
to be three quarters of his. Strain and drink after a cold, a day 3 x
3 / 4 cup.

13. Appetite enhancer:
1 handful fresh gotu kola leaves boiled with 2 cups water to
to 1 cup. Drink 1 cup a day.

14. Centella asiatica fresh leaf tea efficacious:
Generation of appetite, refreshing body, calming,
reduce heat, dry cough, removing worms in the stomach,

15. Lalaban Centella asiatica fresh nutritious nutritious:
Cleaning the blood, especially in ulcers, bleeding ulcers.
Increase the bile, which improves the disturbance