Sambong tea is derived from a flowering plant called Blumea balsamifera. It belongs to the Blumea genus, Asteraceae family. It is commonly known as sambong in the Philippines.
Widely popular in the Philippines, The Philippine Council For Health Research and Development (PCHRD) and The Philippine Department of Health (PDOH) are promoting Sambong tea and its tablets for the treatment of kidney stones.
Concerning this, today we will tell you what medicinal properties does Sambong tea has and what kind of benefits does it have on our health. You can find this plant in the subtropical and tropical zones of Asia, mainly in the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia.
Sambong tea helps in alleviating Hypertension, Diarrhea and Stomach Problems, and Kidney Problems.
1. It reduces hypertension
2. Has plenty of antioxidants
3. helpful in kidney transplants
4. It is antifungal and anti-bacterial
5. Has amazing anti-cancer properties
6. It cures Diarrhea & Stomach problems
7. It reduces the symptoms of Rheumatism
Please Note :
Sambong tea is not considered safe for pregnant and breastfeeding women. Also, if you are allergic to ragweed plants and their derivatives, it can cause side effects such as irritation and itchiness in the skin.