Bawang (Allium sativum)
- Popularly known as “garlic”, it mainly reduces cholesterol in the blood and hence, helps control blood pressure. Also a remedy for toothache
- Garlic Bulb
- For hypertension: Toothache; to lower cholesterol levels in blood.
- May be fried, roasted, soaked in vinegar for 30 minutes or blanched in boiled Water for 5 minutes. Take 2 pieces three times a day after meals.
- Pound a small piece and apply to affected part.
Sources: Cuevas, Francis Public Health Nursing in the Philippines. 10th Edition 2007
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Herbal Medicine (Bawang)