INSULIN PLANT-COSTUS IGNEUS-LIVE
The leaves of insulin plant (Costus igneus) herbal medicinal plant are used to control Blood sugar levels or in Treatment of Diabetes. 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.
Having natural concentration of Corosolic acid, Insulin plant can have a positive effect on blood sugar levels. Corosolic acid works in metabolism of glucoseprocess like insulin that reduces blood sugar levels by transporting glucose into cells and out of the bloodstream. This can be beneficial to anyone who has trouble with high blood sugar levels, and particularly to that in diabetes
In Indian Traditional Medicine this herbal plant is also used to promote Long life, Take care of skin complaint, Reduce fever, Treatment of asthma, Bronchitis treatment and to Eliminates intestinal worms. In Indian traditional literature this plant is mentioned as an ingredient in a cosmetic to be used on the eyelashes to give a nice look.
Insulin Plant in India
In India most population is affected by the disease called Diabetes, it is nothing but the increase of sugar in the blood because if the insufficient secretion if the hormone called Insulin. Here is a natural way to get cure from diabetes by using a miraculous plant called Insulin Plant. You can buy this Insulin plant in Karnataka Ayurvedic nursery.
An insulin plant is a nature's gift for the people who are suffering from Diabetes. A leaf–a-day, keeps diabetes away is the famous saying about this plant. The leaves of this plant are used in treating diabetes as it helps to reduce your blood sugar level effectively in short period. Though the insulin plant was first grown in America, now the insulin leaves treatment on diabetes is highly effective in Indian medicinal therapies. Insulin plants are grown more in India especially in Mangalore and Bangalore in Karnataka state over the months of September and October. This plant can be easily grown in the home nursery also.
Insulin Plant for Diabetes
The patients who are suffering from acute diabetes are advised to eat these leaves by thoroughly chewing, twice a day that is in the morning and in the evening to control the blood sugar level. After swallowing these leaves little amount of water should be consumed. This therapy is advised to be continued for 1 month period. After 1 week depending upon the amount of blood sugar, patient can reduce the dosage of leaves from 2 to 1.
Diabetes is a disease of metabolism, where body is not able to synthesis sufficient insulin or the blood cells stop responding to the insulin produced in the body. The leaves of insulin plant contain mostly of Corosolic Acid which is beneficial in controlling diabetic. The corosolic acid present in the green leaves induces the insulin production and thus controls hyperglycemia in the blood.
How to Use Insulin Plant Leaves
Both ayurvedic and allopathic practitioners recommend chewing the insulin leaves twice a day to bring the blood sugar level totally under control. If it is difficult to get the fresh insulin leaves, for the convenience of the patients the dried leaves powder is also available commercially you can easily purchase it at any time. Add the powder in the water, boil it well and after cooling consume the water two times a day, in the morning before breakfast stomach and night before going to bed to get the desired effect. Thus insulin plant is the cheapest way to control blood sugar level within the period of one month.
Generally insulin plant is known for its quality of controlling blood sugar level but other than this plant has many other medicinal uses. The extract of the plant are useful in treating many types of skin problems. The leaves are used in curing diseases like fever, asthma and even bronchitis. The plant extracts are very useful in enhancing the beauty of eye lashes. The people, especially kids who are suffering from stomach worms are advised to consume the leaves or leaves powder of the insulin plant.