Nattu Maruthuvam 01-10-2015 – Sun tv Show
Nattu Maruthuvam | Dt 01-10-15 | Dr.Sakthi Subramaniam | Siddha Maruthuvam
Health benefits | Medicinal uses
Naattu Maruthuvam is a health show that features a Siddha doctor Sakthi Subramani who introduces a natural produce everyday and shares its medicinal qualities to heal all kinds of ailments. Today’s wonder produce is Insulin Plant which is called as Neyccarikamaram or Venkai-c-ciray or Kostam in tamil.
Costus igneus a medicinal plant is a Magic Cure for Diabetes. Its leaves helps to build up insulin in the human body so it is commonly known as insulin plant in India.
Insulin plant is native to Southeast Asia, especially on the Greater Sunda Islands in Indonesia. It is a relatively new entrant to Kerala and India.Consumption of the leaves are believed to lower blood glucose levels, and diabetics who consumed the leaves of this plant did report a fall in their blood glucose levels.
The patient has to consume two leaves in the morning and two leaves in evening for first week. From the second week one leaf in the morning and one in the evening. This dosage should be continued for 30 days. The leaves of Insulin plant must be chewed well before swallowing. After chewing the leaves / leaf have a little water.