The leaves of the tree have antiviral, anti-fungal antipyretic, anti-material, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties. Thus, parijat leaves are useful in treating diverse illness and ailments-
Antimalarial properties and cures fever
The leaves of these plants have antimalarial properties and used to treat chronic and high-temperature fever by traditional medicine practitioners.
The crude extracted from the leave helps in reliving malarial, chikungunya, and dengue fever, since platelet counts decrease in dengue its regular consumption also elevates the platelet count.
Take one tablespoon of leaf extract powder and boil it with 2 cups of water, until it reduces to one cup. This Ayurveda solution is advised to consume for relieving chronic fever.
Good for Arthritis –
The anti-inflammatory properties of leaves have been profoundly used by traditional Ayurveda and canine practitioners to treat arthritis. According to research, the leaf extract was pleased and tested on rats. That shows promising acute and chronic anti-inflammatory action.
Boil the extract powder of Parijat in one cup of water and consume it regularly for getting relief from arthritis pain.
Treat dry cough
Its leaf extract finds extensive usage in treating dry cough. According to Ayurveda add 1-2 gram of leaf powder to 1-2 teaspoons of honey. Consume thrice a day to treat dry cough.
Reduce Asthma symptoms
The leaves are not a cure for asthma but these are very effective in reducing the symptom of asthma A study reveals that either extract from the leave had better anti-histaminic and allergic properties and can be used as a bronchodilator in the therapeutic treatment of asthma.
Treat liver Aliments and worms in the stomach –
The leaves of plants have diaphoretic and diuretic properties hence helpful in trialing ailments related to stomachs, like roundworms in the stomach, liver disorders, and even loss of appetite in children. According to one study, a particular extract of these leaves is beneficial for liver ailment and be used hepatoprotective.
Take 5 ml of fresh leaves juice and mix with a gram of black pepper powder to treat the same.
Material laxative –
Consuming fresh leaf juice works as on natural laxative and can treat bite intestinal and constipation problems, moreover, the leaf juice works as an antidote to venom bite, leaf juice is better in taste a little sugar can be added.
Work as Anti-aging –
Working as an anti-aging agent. For topical use, mix 3 parts of jojoba oil with one part of parijat leaves extract or essential oil. You can apply this to the skin.
Apart from its leaves, other parts of this plant also have multiple medicinal properties for example the powdered seeds help getting of fungal and lice infections, piles, and skin problems.