The mango leaves are reddish or purplish when tender and new, and grow into a dark green color and have a pale underside. These leaves are rich in vitamin C, B and A. They are also rich in various other nutrients. The mango leaves have powerful antioxidant properties as they have a high content of flavonoids and phenols.
Lower Blood Pressure:
Mango leaves help to lower blood pressure as they have hypotensive properties. It helps to strengthen the blood vessels and treats the problem of varicose veins.
For people suffering from restlessness due to anxiety, the mango leaves provide a good home remedy. Adding two to three glasses of mango leaf powder to bathing water helps to treat uneasiness and refreshes the body.
Gall And Kidney Stones:
The mango leaves help treat kidney and gallstones. Daily taking a finely ground powder of mango leaves which are dried in the shade, with water, kept in a tumbler overnight, helps in breaking the stones and flushing them out.
The mango leaves are good for all kinds of respiratory problems. It is especially useful for people suffering from cold, bronchitis, asthma. A decoction made by boiling mango leaves powder in water and drinking this with a little honey helps to cure cough effectively. It also helps to cure voice loss.
The mango leaves helps to treat bleeding dysentery. Mango leaves powder can be taken with water two to three times a day to stop dysentery.