Tamil : Arugampul - அருகம்புல்
Malayalam : Karuka Grass
Hindi : Doob, Dobri
Telugu : Ghericha
Botanical : Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda grass is known by many names such as doob grass, durva grass, dog’s tooth grass, devil’s grass, conch grass and Cynodon dactylon. It is named as dog’s tooth grass because dogs search this grasses for its stomach ailments, hence the name. Cynodon dactylon is grown in the tropical climate ranges between latitude of 30° S and 30° N. Doob grass has many health as well as medicinal benefits. Durva grass is loaded with medicinal uses that can be used as home remedies. Durva grass is used as antiviral and antimicrobial. In India, Bermuda grass is considered as sacred plant, which has great significance in ayurveda because of its medicinal as well as clinical properties.
Cynodon dactylon can be used in case of many diseases. It is beneficial to wounds, piles, eczema, urticaria, injuries, eye problems, skin rashes, constipation, indigestion, constipation, mental debility, diabetes, epilepsy, vaginal problems, menstrual problems, gynecological problems,
Bermuda grass nutrition facts: Cynodon dactylon has lots of nutritional values. The bermuda grass is rich in calcium, phosphorous, potash, potassium, sodium, manganese, protein, enzymes, carbohydrate, fiber, flavonoids and alkaloids.
Bermuda grass for well being: Doob grass has wonderful medicinal properties. It’s decoction help to remove toxin from the body and acts as good detoxifier. It solves the problems related with muscle weakness and tones the nervous system. Thus, it is good for overall wellbeing.
Doob grass for menstrual problems: Bermuda grass is effective in case of prolonged menstrual durations. It is suggested that to control heavy menstrual period, one has to take the decoction of bermuda grass and honey 3-4 times a day.
Doob grass controls sugar: In many recent researches, it has been proved that Cynodon dactylon has hypoglycemic effect thus helpful in controlling of blood sugar levels and reduces fatigue. Bermuda grass is also beneficial in prevention of disorders and conditions associated with diabetes.
Bermuda grass for immunity: Doob grass is used to enhance immunity of the body. Cynodon dactylon contains a bio-chemical compound called cynodon dactylon protein fractions (cdpf), which helps to enhance immunity of the body. It is easily available and affordable immune booster and energizer. CDPF promotes immune-modulation by helping the body and optimizing the immune system
Bleeding of gums and Doob grass: Bermuda grass is effective in curing of oral related health problems. It has adequate amount of alkaloids called flavonoids, which acts against ulcer. Taking of doob grass reduces the formation of phlegm and prevents gums related problems. Durva grass strengthens the teeth. It helps to fortify the teeth and good to remove bad odour from the mouth (halitosis).
Bermuda grass for nerves: Doob grass is good for nerves. It helps to tone the nerves. Regular drinking of Cynodon dactylon decoction is good for the nervous system.
Cynodon dactylon for Obesity: Cynodon dactylon is good to control obesity and helps in weight loss. It is suggested that one should take decoction of Bermuda grass twice a day to get good result. Prepare a decoction of conch grass (doob grass) (3tsp), black peppers (4-6 in no.) and pinch of cumin. It is recommended that one should take it twice a day with coconut water or butter milk.
Cynodon dactylon as blood purifier: Make a decoction of Cynodon dactylon, betel and black powder in the ratio of 4:2:1. Drink 20 ml of the decoction in a day.
Syphilis cure by Doob `grass: A mix is prepared from dried powder of Bermuda grass (1/2 tsp) along with boil water (1 cup). Take the mix twice a day to get rid of syphilis.
1 spoon twice a day morning before diet night after diet with milk or water or honey
There are no known side effects with this herb. Seek medical advice for its use during pregnancy.
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