White discharge also called as leucorrhoea is a disease which affects the female reproductive organs. Ixora flowers are very effective in treating white discharge. The drink prepared with ixora flower controls excessive flow of white discharge and gives you a great relief from the disease.
Its roots and flowers are used for the treatment of dysentery, dysmenorrhoea, leucorrhoea, haemoptysis and catarrhal bronchitis….
…Methanolic extract of Ixora coccinea flower extracts showed profound immunostimulant activity in male albino rat model. The immunomodulatory activity might be attributed to the presence of flavonoids, alkaloids, steroids and tannin compounds. The present study demonstrated and provided evidence for the traditional uses of Ixora coccinea. (V, et al., 2015)
V, G., JV, S., GN, R. & R, G., 2015. Immunomodulatory activity of methanolic extract of flowers of Ixora coccinea. International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Science, 5(2), pp. 57-60.
The plants used by the TMPs for the treatment of white discharge were flowers and leaves of HRS (both red and white), roots and bark of Celastrus paniculatus Willd, Hemidismus indicus Schultz. Ixora coccinia L. (Anon., n.d.)
Anon., n.d. [Online]
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Follow the below instructions to make the Ixora flower based remedy.
- 1 cup Ixora flowers
- 1/2 teaspoon Palm sugar
- 1 glass Water
- To prepare this drink, use fresh ixora flowers, palm sugar, and water.
- Clean the flowers in water.
- Take one cup of flowers.
- Add one glass of water to pan.
- Add one cup ixora flowers.
- Add 1/2 teaspoon palm sugar.
- Boil for 5 minutes.
- Strain the drink.
- Herbal drink is ready.