Deer antlers (Paltycerium coronarium) is a plant species of ferns that have unique shapes and exotic. No wonder if the plant is often found or kept in the yard of the house as an ornamental plant because of the charm of the beautiful leaves cascade. As the name implies, this plant does have a similar appearance like antlers hanging down. Besides having charm as an ornamental plant it has also long been used as traditional medicine ingredients. Antlers leaves containing saponins, flavonoids and polyphenols has a property as an ingredient in herbal remedies.
Efficacy & Benefits of Platycerium
Leaf deer antlers can be utilized as an herbal medicine or traditional medicine. Among the properties that is to treat fevers, abscesses, ulcers, inflammation of the uterus outside, mumps, and able also to treat irregular menstruation.
Traditional Medicinal Plants Recipes Using platycerium
Here are some recipes of traditional medicine using plants platycerium (Platycerium deer).
To treat ulcers, mixed leaf deer antler with a little whiting, then mash finely. use this herb to compress part ulcers.
An abscess is an accumulation of pus that usually occurs due to bacterial infection. The way to treat an abscess is by mashing until smooth leaf deer horn, one spring onions and fennel pulawaras sufficiently. Then apply the mixture on the surface of the skin abscesses.
Fertilize drug content
Antlers also able to fertilize the womb. The trick grab 1/4 Platycerium deer leaves and turmeric for the thumb, then finely crushed. Put it in 1/2 cup lukewarm water is squeezed and then filtered. Add kawak acid and sugar to taste and drink.
Inflammatory drugs outside the womb
To treat inflammation of the uterus outside, mash until smooth 2 to 5 leaves deer antlers and eucalyptus oil to taste. How to use it, that this herb paste on the abdomen / uterus and wrapped with cloth stagen.
3 leaves Platycerium deer finely ground, given a little water and salt. Apply this concoction around mumps.
Platycerium leaf deer finely ground, add a little salt, pour 1 cup of hot water, then strain and drink the potion a day 2 times a day, ie morning and afternoon.
Irregular menstruation drug
To treat irregular menstrual quite easy. Pour 2 leaves antlers that have been finely ground into a glass of hot water. Furthermore, can be taken 4 or 3 days before menses (menstruation).