Home Remedies of Long PepperTo reduce toothache make a paste of Long pepper, salt, water and apply it on the painful gums.
A warm bowl of Long pepper soup helps to reduce fever and sore throat.
In the condition of the faintness and giddiness of the person chew the powdered form of long pepper roots and blow into the nose of the person.
The roots of the long pepper plant are taken and ground them with milk. Give this to cure thirst and valinoi.
Take Long pepper choornam 1/4 palam (1 palam=35 grams) and add it to 350 ml of cow's milk, then boil it and take internally. This is an effective treatment for cough, faintness and flatulence.
To get rid of cough and cold, take long pepper powder fry it in ghee and take 1 to 2 grams twice a day.
For curing diarrhea due to indigestion, mix 1 to 6 grams of long pepper powder with 200 to 300 ml of butter milk and consume it.
Long pepper is combined with dried ginger and black pepper to form trikatu, which can be taken to regulate cholesterol and prevent obesity.
Treating of skin related problems like healing a wound, apply long pepper in the form of oil and paste.
To get rid of problem like hiccups, take long pepper powder mixed with honey.
To cure childhood asthma, boil 1/2 long pepper in a glass of milk for 5 to 7 minutes, filter the milk and give it to the child once every day. But consume it in limit because of its hot properties.
The fruit of long pepper is extensively used to cure ailments of respiratory tract such as bronchitis, asthma and cold.
To clear sore throat sinus congestion problems, take one and half cup of boiling water, add 1/2 teaspoon of long pepper and 1/2 teaspoon of rock salt, cover it and steep for 15 minutes. Then consume this mixture in warm condition to receive maximun benefits.
To cure liver problems and jaundice, give long pepper with boiled milk to the patients.
Long pepper restores kapha and vatha to balance them, this herb is used to reduce kapha and to warm vatha's cooling.
Long pepper helps in maintaining the normality of the digestive tract and tones up the urinary tract.