Efficacy and function of Water Chestnut

Written by Maggie

Dec 19 2020

Efficacy and function of Water Chestnut

Did you know Water Chestnut? I think we all ate it. So what do you know about the effect and function of Water Chestnut. It has many efficacies, and has great therapeutic value, especially very suitable for the elderly to eat. It has a certain anti-cancer effect. Then, we’ll  introduce the Water Chestnut efficacy and function.

Water Chestnut

Water Chestnut function

Water Chestnut is an annual herb Water Chestnut fruit. Water Chestnut is rich in protein, unsaturated fatty acids and many kinds of vitamins and trace elements. It’s sweet, flat and non-toxic. It has the effect of diuretic milk, quench thirst and cure alcohol poison.

Water Chestnut is rich in starch, protein, glucose, unsaturated fatty acids and a variety of vitamins, such as vitamin B1, B2, C, carotene and calcium, phosphorus, iron and other trace elements. The ancient people thought that eating more Water Chestnut can fill the five internal organs, in addition to all kinds of diseases, and can be light, the so-called light, is to reduce weight and fitness effect. Because the Water Chestnut does not contain fat that makes people fat. "Compendium of Materia Medica'' said: Water Chestnut can supplement the spleen and stomach, strong knees. Water Chestnut powder porridge is good for the stomach and intestines, and can solve the internal heat. According to recent pharmacological experiments, Water Chestnut has certain anticancer effects. Water Chestnut is available for the prevention and treatment of esophageal cancer, gastric cancer, uterine cancer, etc. Methods: 20 chestnutswere administered with raw Water chestnuts plus an appropriate amount of Water and simmered into a thick brown soup, 3 times a day. Or with Water Chestnut meat 100 grams, plus BBB 0 30 grams, cooked into porridge can eat.

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Water Chestnut's therapeutic efficacy:

1. Invigorate the spleen and invigorate the spleen; strengthen the thigh and knee; strengthen the body and invigorate the body

2. Anti-cancer. The alcohol infusion of Water Chestnut rhombus has an inhibitory effect on the degeneration and tissue proliferation of cancer cells.

3. To reduce weight. Water Chestnut urine, milk, antidote alcohol poison, is a reduced weight auxiliary food.

4. Relieve skin diseases. Assist to treat various skin diseases such as children's head sores, yellow water sores and skin warts.

To reduce weight, Water Chestnut urine, milk, antidote alcohol poison, is to reduce weight auxiliary food.

5. Water Chestnut dry grind, fasting to 10 grams, red dysentery sent down with old wine, white dysentery sent down with rice soup, can treat diarrhea.

6. Fresh rhomboid (Rhomboid), rub the affected place several times a day, and can treat verruca (young sexual flat warts, multiple common warts).

7. Fresh grass stem (leaves and root)120 grams, decocted in water for treatment of children's head sores, may also be a hangover.

8. Old Water Chestnut coal storage ground into fine, with sesame oil dressing affected, can treat yellow Water boils.

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