Temulawak (Curcuma zanthorrhiza) Can Protect Liver

temulawak

Besides to improve body immune system and appetite, temulawak (Curcuma zanthorrhiza) is also known as a medicinal plant that is useful to treat hepatitis. More than that, temulawak is also useful for them who consume cholesterol medicine in long-term. Long-term cholesterol medicine consumption can disturb liver function, said Chief of Polyclinic of Complementary Alternative, Dr. […]

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UGM Develops Natural Remedy for High Cholesterol

Samsung Nyawa

Research team from Faculty of Pharmacy UGM (Gadjah Mada University) Jogjakarta, Indonesia develops natural remedy made from sambung nyawa leaves (Akar Sebiak/ Gynura procumbens) and temulawak (Java Ginger/Wild Ginger/Curcuma zanthorrhiza) to reduce cholesterol levels in body. “Combination of sambung nyawa leaves with temulawak is natural formula to reduce cholesterol in body. We try to synergize both,” […]

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Phaleria Macrocarpa Can Heal Hepatitis C

Phaleria Macrocarpa, mahkota dewa

Indonesia is well known for its natural resources. And it has been proven since the ancient times by how they produced various herbal medicines from medicinal plants to cure various diseases. One of those medicinal plants is Phaleria macrocarpa (or Mahkota Dewa means crowns of gods ). If this plant is extracted by modern pharmaceutical […]

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High Cholesterol ? Fight It with Mangosteen Skin

Cholesterol is one of important parts of body membrane cells. This substance is also a precursor to synthesize bile acid. Bile acid is very important in fat emulsifying and absorption in intestine. Cholesterol also has a function as one basic ingredient to build brain, neurons, liver, kidney tissues and adrenaline glands. Cholesterol deficiency can cause […]

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