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Costus Igneus Health Benefits

More commonly known as Fiery Costus or Spiral Flag, Costus igneus had been dubbed as the “Insulin plant”, because it was believed to help the body in producing insulin and had since become a popular medicinal herb. In the Philippines, it is known as tabubungiaw. Related terms:Costus Igneus Benefitscostus igneusFiery Costus plant with uses as […]

Health Benefits of Costus

Also known as Aplotaxis lappa, Kushtha, Mokko, spiral ginger or Tabubungiau in the Philippines, the Costus is A tall perennial plant or herb whose root from which oil is extracted is used to make medicine. The Costus root is approximately the size of a finger with a yellowish woody part, which was historically used to […]

Insulin Plant Tea

The term Insulin Plant Tea refers to many different herbs that people claim to have healing or beneficial effects especially for diabetes. Chief of which is the plant called Costus igneus / Costus Pictus. According to the International Journal of Ayurveda Research, extracts of the Costus igneus plant help lower blood sugar level or dexamethasone-induced […]