Daun Binahong to Reduce Swelling in Your Feet

"The swollen leg from collision with one of opponent players during soccer match had resulted a large lump on Aderian's foot, a Persis Solo player. After sometimes the lump did not reduce. Finally, Aderian tried a traditional herb with binahong leaves"

Published by : administrator  -  04/03/2020 14:15 WIB

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The benefits of binahong/Madeira-vine (Anredera cordifolia) as a medicinal plant have been proven over time. Daun binahong (binahong leaves) contain saponins, found on the leaves’ surface, which is effective as antibacterial and antiviral agents. It also serves to accelerate the healing of swelling and get rid of bacteria and viruses in the body.

Daun binahong can be used as external medicine and internal medicine to treat swelling. As external medicine, you can put the finely ground Daun binahong to the swollen legs. While for internal medicine, you may boil 3-5 Daun binahong and 1 rhizome of temulawak/Java ginger in water. Filter the water and drink 2-3 times a day until the swell reduced.

This healing approach is effective in curing swelling. This traditional medicine is always applied by Aderian during his feet swelling.


Elshabrina. 2018. 33 Daun Dahsyat Tumpas Berbagai Macam Penyakit. Yogyakarta: C-Klik Media.

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

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