The CostusIgneus known as Fiery Costus and Spiral Flag originates from northern Brazil, but it is widely used around the world. This plant is also widely used in India and it is considered as insulin plant that helps treat diabetes due to the anti-diabetic properties.
The benefits of this plant have been well documented throughout the history. The growing process of this plant is very fast and it contains thin leaves, and it could reach 6 inches in height. Also it has been used in Ayurveda due to the properties that it contains for treatment of diabetes.
On the other hand, Intense Costus could be also used for treatment of snake bites, gallbladder, myoma, and gallstones. Also it contains numerous health benefits and it is very effective against diabetes.
You could prepare this anti-diabetic tea by using 10 leaves from this plant. Put the leaves in 1 liter of boiling water and let it boil for a while. Afterwards remove it from heat and leave it overnight. In the morning you should strain the mixture and drink the tea before your breakfast. You should keep the tea in the fridge.
According to many experts this tea could help you improve the overall health and treat different health problems. Also it is worth mentioning that this tea doesn’t cause any side effects.