SOLANUM TORVUM (SUNTAIKKAAY) AND ITS USES FOR THE HUMAN BODY:
Our human body-cells are affected in so many ways. This will invite many deceases to our body. Our body will be weakened due to diseases like sugar problem, heart deceases etc. So anti-oxidants are essential for a disease–free life. These Solanum Torvum contain vitamins A, C, E. these Solanum Torvum contain Vitamin-c in abundance, like Orange, papaya and Gauva.So, Pea Aborigines prevents the under mentioned deceases.
1. It controls blood pressure. It prevents accumulation of fat and spreading of the fat in the blood tubes. This has the qualities of ‘anti- inflammatory’. This also increases the white blood cells and thereby increases the strength in the body for deceases –fighting.
2. Solanum Torvum contains iron in abundance and this will fight against ‘anemic’.
3. At the time of fever, these Solanum Torvum increases the white blood cells .it also cures wounds.
4. All the ingredients of B-Complex like Thiamin, Riboflavin and Niacin are available in the Solanum Torvum. The Riboflavin prevents mouth-wounds and formation of worms- affected teeth.
5. Solanum Torvum gives strength to the Nervous System. The minerals in it help to increase the eye-sight and increase the memory-power.
MEDICATION OUT OF SOLANUM TORVUM:
a) It kills germs. If Solanum Torvum is consumed often, poisonous germs will not stay inside the body.
b) If the Solanum Torvum is powdered and drunk with water daily, infection in the groins and the consequent pricking will be cured.
c) Blood sugar will be under control to those who eat Solanum Torvum for 4 days in a week.
d) Solanum Torvum may be dried up, fried with a few drops of oil. If this powder is added with hot rice and taken, problems of indigestion will go.
e) Solanum Torvumis a good remedy for those who suffer from gastric troubles and body-pains.
f) Raw Solanum Torvum strengthens the bones. Women should take raw Pea Aborigines.
g) Solanum Torvum cures slowly the Paralytic Attack also.
Further, Solanum Torvum is used to prepare medicines in the Siddha medicines. ‘Anagaya Powder’, which is prepared out of Solanum Torvum, is a part of the diet given to the women who give birth to a child. Soalanum Torvum increases the secretion of ‘mother’s milk’, instigates the digestion power and evicts the poisons in the body. There are varieties of recipes which can be prepared out of ‘Solanum Torvum ’. They are given separately.