Daun Duduk to Treat Dysentery

"Dysentery attacks the intestines. In general, it is caused by a poor sanitary environment or lack of hygiene. Dysentery will cause diarrhea with stools in blood and mucus. Some people consider it not a serious problem. In fact, in its further level, dysentery can lead to complications of various new diseases "

Published by : Kurnia HD  -  10/02/2020 08:17 WIB

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Health problems that arise due to dysentery include hemolytic syndrome which can damage red blood cells, blood infections which can lead to complications of blood infection, if it attacks someone who has a weak immune system, and can cause liver abscess.

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Treatments usually recommended for dysentery sufferers include consuming oralit (ORS, Oral Rehydration Salts), pain relievers, as well as antibiotics. This was done to reduce the risk of dehydration and reduce pain in the stomach. Apart from some of those therapies, there is still one more way passed down by our elders, namely by consuming herb from daun duduk/Three-flower beggarweed (Desmodium triquetrum). This herbal medicine is empirically believed to be able to treat dysentery.

It’s easy to make the herb. You just need to find 30 grams of daun duduk, then grind them into smooth paste. Brew the paste in ¾ glass of hot water for about 15 minutes. Add enough salt, stir well, and strain. The herb is ready to drink.

It’s easy, right? You also don’t need to worry having difficulty in finding daun duduk. You can always buy daun duduk from online market in affordable prices.