Got a Headache? You Need Turi Leaves to Relieve the Pain

"A headache makes you feel like dizzy and uncomfortable. Headache is severe with pain in the head and back of the eyes. It may last a short time, but can also last for hours to days. You can relieve it with jamu. It’s effective without side effects "

Published by : administrator  -  13/01/2020 08:15 WIB

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Severe headache brings in unbearable discomfort like dizziness, blurry visions, stiff neck, and even hearing loss. In fact, dizziness can also cause fainting which should need doctor’s attention immediately. Because it could be a sign of a serious illness.

This old Javanese herb is powerful enough to relieve a nagging headache. You can make this herb yourself at home. Here’s the recipe.


  • A handful leaves of turi (Sesbania grandiflora)
  • 7 pieces turi seeds
  • 7 peppercorns
  • Garlic to taste
  • 1 tsp. of vinegar

How to make:

  1. Mash all ingredients until smooth.
  2. Put the vinegar in and mix well.
  3. Drink herbs regularly every morning and evening until the headache subsides.

If the headache persists, immediately consult a doctor.


Salim, Rahardjo M. 2012. Khasiat Jamu Jawa: Resep dan Metode Penyembuhan Jawa Kuno. Surabaya: grammatical Publishing