Scientific Name: Elephantopus scaber


Indonesian Name: Tapak Liman
English Name:
Balinese Name: Tapak Liman
Summary of Uses: Driving the sexual excitement, fever reliever, anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, laxative sputum, cure poison, skin softener.


Description of Plant:


Stands up right, dark green, lowly leaves form essays gathered near the roots.

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Medicinal Uses:


Driving the sexual excitement, fever reliever, anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, laxative sputum, cure poison, skin softener.
The leaves are used as drug fever, cough, cold sore, chronic diarrhea, hot, worm disease and as an aphrodisiac sex. Roots when crushed into powder, can be used as a malaria drug in children. The whole plant is used to treat epistaxis (nose bleeds), jaundice, urinary tract infection, chicken pox, edema, absces, ulcers, snake bites and insect bites.


How to Prepare the plant:




Links:


http://www.freewebs.com/anton26/tapakliman.htm