Cyperus Rotundus is a plant (looks like a weed in your yard) that commonly grows in the US and in other temperate climates including China and India... and has many health benefits.
Cyperus Rotundus is a powerful astringent agent making it great for shrinking tissues that have inflammation, and at the same time speed up healing.
Cyperus Rotundus is being looked at for as a great weight loss ingredient in clinical studies... and so far it looks promising.
Cyperus Rotundus has been used in ointments around the world to speed healing of all kinds of skin wounds.
Cyperus Rotundus kills off the bacteria that creates dental cavities and other mouth diseases... and can be used in toothpastes.
Cyperus Rotundus is great for soothing the GI tract especially of diarrhea, gas, and even vomiting. Cyperus Rotundus is also a good parasitic agent... killing off food born organisms in the GI tract. And Cyperus Rotundus has been used for the treating depression.
Also new studies are being done on the use of Cyperus Rotundus for treating cancer.
In China Cyperus Rotundus is used for uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts, and breast lumps and for boosting up your energy and also helping with depression. Cyperus Rotundus also helps to alleviate pain, plus it also helps to relax muscles and works for cramping.
If made into a paste Cyperus Rotundus also works well for skin irritations and especially itching.
Even weeds that grow in your yard can be of great health benefit.
Paul Haider - Master Herbalist