, Fruit Bomb,
The fruit of the
is one of the most popular tree among all products of
. It is not
because it receives so many different names.
and spread of tropical
, Africa and Asia.
Tree dioecious 4 to 6 meters in height, of the
of caricáceas. The trunk is cylindrical, with no branches, and its top born fruits and leaves. The trees of male flowers do not bear fruit.
latex, leaves and fruit.
Properties and indications:
latex and leaves of
contains papain, an enzyme capable of proteolytic hydrolyze proteins, releasing amino acids that make up. The papain acting in
manner similar to pepsin and trypsin, enzymes in the gastric and
juice. Papain also form part of various pharmaceutical preparations. It is used in orthopedic surgery to dissolve the core of the intervertebral disc in case of disk
Both the latex such as leaves, they agree to those suffering from lack of digestive juices, often due to
pancreatitis. By worming their effect, are also very useful against
parasites, including tapeworms.
, fruit, is rich in vitamins
and barely contains papaína
, tones digestion and normalize the functioning of the
. The consumption of papayas is highly recommended in cases of
latex is obtained by doing incisions on the fruits on the trunk. They take 10 to 20 grams. mixed with honey and hot water after
meal, followed by
strong laxative effect if you search your worming. In infusion prepared with 30 grams. leaves per
, take 3 cups daily.