Mimosa pudica L. or more familiarly called mimosa flower is a plant that is often encountered on the road, field, and around our home page. This plant is a species of legumes that have a high sensitivity to external stimuli. When we touched the surface of the leaves, then spontaneously leaves will furl. In addition to touch-sensitive, mimosa flower also sensitive with the stimulation of the sun, at night the leaves will close and when exposed to the sun will re-bloom as usual. This is referred to as seismonasti.
This plant contains tannins, mimosin and pipekolinat acid that can be used as a drug. Tannins substances usually used as a drug and whitish inflammation and can be used to aid slimming. Being in the womb there mimosin active substances such as nitrogen, oxygen, hydrogen, carbon and sulfur. Which is very beneficial for health. Any disease or health disorder that can be cured by this embarrassed plant?
Cough with phlegm
Wash thoroughly embarrassed 10-15 roots daughter leaves, then cut into pieces. Boil in 3 cups of water until the remaining half. Strain and drink 3 times a day each half glass
Infections of the urinary tract stones
Wash fresh herbs shy daughter, then boiled in 2 cups of water until the remaining 1 cup. After chilling filtered and the water drunk once at night before bed.
The trick shy daughter wash the leaves to taste, boiled in water until boiling, use the cooking water for bathing and wash it to the body parts that have a virus.
For pregnant women are advised not to consume the herb mimosa flower because it can harm the fetus in the womb.