Phitkari Sufaid (Alum) also known as potassium aluminium sulfate is a compound that is soluble in water. Normally Phitkari Sufaid alum is used in the manufacturing of both traditional and allopathic medicines. Alum is also used for the treatment of lice in the hair. Because of its antiseptic properties, it is utilized in many hairs removing products. Other therapeutic uses of Alum include headaches, epilepsy, mania psychosis, mood swings, and throat infections.
Alum is a wonderful cure for overcoming tonsillitis. It relieves throat hoarseness, improves soundbox problems, removes phlegm from the chest, and clears the airways. It is also an effective herbal treatment for respiratory problems such as bronchitis, asthma, and whooping cough.
In Unani Medicinal System, Phitkari Sufaid herb it has been used for the treatment of asthma for ages. Because of its styptic properties, it is also used for stopping blood caused by accident or knife cuts.
- Body odour
- Digestive disorders
- Internal bleeding
- Nose bleeding
- Stomach cancer
- Liver diseases
- Throat disorders
KEY CONSTITUENTS OF PHITKARI SUFAID