Thuthuvalai for cold and cough: The herb is considered as the best remedy for treating babies and adult cough and cold. It works effectively on throat irritation and itching. The consumption of the thuthuvalai kashayam or legiyam reduces the congestion of nose and chest. The people who are suffering from chronic cough and cold can take advantage of the thuthuvalai powder. Mix thuthuvalai podi of dry leaves of this plant in milk and consume it daily to get rid of cough and cold.
Thuthuvalai for Asthma and other respiratory problems: This medicinal plant is very effective in treatment of Asthma. Ayurvedic therapists use the extracts of the herb to cure asthma. Consuming the juice of the plant along with honey is one of the best treatments for many types of respiratory problems like carcinoma, dyspnoea and anorexia.
Strength and energy: The herb is considered as the very good medicine for getting strength and energy in the body. The natural steroids present in the herb give strength and stamina to the human being. The tonic made with the extracts of this herb helps to maintain very good health.
Thuthuvalai for sinus: In ayurveda this herb is popularly used for treating sinus, lung diseases and even for the treatment of tuberculosis.
Thuthuvalai leaves for cold: You can take the steam of thuthuvalai leaves for cold and chest congestion by putting the leaves in boiling water. For the treatment of flu and other types of viral fever Solanum trilobatum is a useful remedy.