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Know The Ailments You Can Place Under Your Feet Using Apple Of Sodom Plants

Calotropis procera, (Apple of Sodom) is one of the most abundant weeds in Kenya where it grows naturally.

Sodom plant bears numerous benefits that can help you put several ailments under your feet. The appropriate dose of use however depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions.

Be sure to follow relevant directions from a healthcare professional before using.

1) Ascites

Ascites is the accumulation of fluid in the peritoneal cavity, causing abdominal swelling.

Apply the latex of Sodom apple plant on the affected areas to beat this condition.

2) Ringworms

Treatment of scalp ringworm lesions can be successfully achieved using the Sodom plant

Apply the milky fluid of Sodom plant over infected skin for repeated number of days until the lesions fade away.

3) Dental caries

Severe dental caries (tooth decay) affects general health and often causes pain and infection, which may result in tooth extraction. But this can be put at bay using the Sodom plant.

Apply the latex of Sodom on the affected teeth.

4) Swelling

Apply the roasted leaves of Sodom over the affected area.

5) Headache

Warm the leaves of Sodom over a flame and tie it with cotton cloth on the forehead.

6) Fever

A fever is a temporary increase in your body temperature slightly above the normal 37c

Mix equal quantity leaf juice of Sodom plant with honey and take 1 tablespoon of it repeatedly after 1 hour.

7) Tumor

A tumor is a mass or lump of tissue that may resemble a swelling. 

Consume 3 ml root extract of Sodom plant once a day.

8) Diabetes

When your blood sugar levels go haywire, Consume 1 gram dry latex of Sodom plant twice a week.

9) Liver diseases

Take some leaves and flowers of Sodom plant and boil to make its decoction. Have 10 ml of it twice a day.

10) Abscess

An abscess is a collection of pus in any part of the body

Mix the latex of Sodom with turmeric powder to make a paste. Apply it over the affected areas.

11) Asthma

Take equal amount of Sodom flowers, cloves and black pepper. Grind them together. Mix a pinch of this mixture with Luke warm water. Drink this water once a day. (Do not use in excess as it may cause diarrhea and vomiting.)

12) Ascaris ( Roundworms)

Consume mixture of Sodom leaf juice and honey twice a day to beat this condition.

13) Temporary deafness

Take a ripe yellow leaf of Sodom and warm it. Squeeze the leaf juice drops in ears. Use it for 2 weeks.

14) Wounds and insect bites

Juice squeezed from the fresh leaves is used to treat dog bite wounds and insect damages on the skin

Calotropis plocera is UNSAFE in high doses. It contains chemicals that can interfere with heart function, particularly at high doses. It can cause serious side effects including vomiting, diarrhea, slow heartbeat, convulsions when used in the wrong way.

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