Corn or Maize Silk Medicinal Values

Maize or Corn Silk Medicinal Value

Maize or Corn belongs to the cereal family; the silk is the thread-like material from the maize cob ear.

 

MEDICINAL USES

Tea made from the maize cob silk helps to:

– Increase urine output.

– Reduce swelling of the feet.

– Particularly swelling of feet in pregnant women.

 

PREPARATION

1. Collect a large amount of the cob silk and rinse with clean water.

2. Cook the maize cob silk in water and allow to boil before bringing it down.

 

DOSAGE

Drink 1 or 2 glasses at necessary intervals.

The tea made from the maize comb silk has no overdose effects.

 

Credit – Where there is no doctor.

2 Replies to “Corn or Maize Silk Medicinal Values”

  1. Do you have to add milk and sugar into the tea made from maize comb silk before taking

Comments are closed.