Gurah Therapy to Remove Mucus in the Body

Friday, January 7, 2011

Gurah Therapy to Remove Mucus in the Body

Gurah is a traditional medicine therapies in Indonesia to clear mucus from the body or in the respiratory tract using herbal ingredients. Therapy is believed can make healthy breathing and a loud voice.

In the area of Java, Indonesia, gurah conducted using Srigunggu leaf extracts (Clerodendron Serratum) placed into the mouth or nostrils. Even though it feels a little sore, but therapy is much in demand by the people , especially the singers in Java .

A study conducted by Prof. dr Soepomo Soekardono, SpTHT-KL (K) from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Gadjah Mada University, concluded that gurah with srigunggu leaf extract effectively relieve symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis, such as excessive mucus, sneezing and nasal congestion. Research on chronic rhinitis using gurah showed that mucociliary transport was slowed compared with no gurah from the second day until the tenth day.

In its development properties Srigunggu leaf capsules are made in the form of supplements gurah capsule.