A Closer Look at Mahkota Dewa Part (1)

"The fruit of mahkota dewa is also known in Malay buah simalakama (simalakama fruit). This fruit can cause poisoning if not handled properly. However, with proper processing, the properties of the mahkota dewa leaves can cure various diseases"

Published by : administrator  -  27/03/2020 16:03 WIB

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The leaves of the mahkota dewa (Phaleria macrocarpa (Scheff.) Boerl) contain nutritious chemical compounds, including alkaloids and organic compounds that function to neutralize toxins in the body.

Other ingredients are saponins, which are phytonutrients and are antibacterial, antiviral, boost the immune system, and reduce sugar levels and blood clots.

The flavonoids in mahkota dewa act as anti-inflammatory and prevent cancer growth. As for other nutritious substances in this plant, there are also substances like sterols, tannins and terpenes.

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Thanks to its content, the mahkota dewa is effective against various diseases, such as tumors, eczema, cancer, diabetes, cholesterol, hepatitis, dysentery and leukemia.

Mahkota dewa herb recipe is easy to make at home. Check out the following method.


  • Dry mahkota dewa, as needed
  • Palm sugar to taste
  • Hot water

How to make:

  1. Wash the dry mahkota dewa and cut into small pieces.
  2. Pour hot water and coconut sugar to taste.
  3. Drink the tea regularly, a glass every morning and evening.


Lastika, Saraswati dan Faiha, Andari. 2019. Sehat & Bugar dengan Obat Herbal. Yogyakarta: Penerbit Brilliant


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