USES OF ONIONS
Treatment of ear disorders: onion juice dipped on cotton wool and put into the ear is a popular Russian remedy for ringing sound in the ears .dropped hot in the ear, it relieves earache. Radhakrishnan, N.(2010).
Treatment of cholera: onion is an effective remedy for cholera .about 30 grams of onion and seven black pepper should be finely pounded in pestle and given to the patient of cholera.it allays thirst and restlessness and the patient feels better.it also lessens vomiting and diarrhea immediately.
An addition too little sugar to the recipe will increase its effectiveness.
Treatment of urinary system disorders: onions are highly beneficial in the treatment of urinary system disorders. for burning sensation in urine, six grams of onion should be boiled in 500 ml of water.it should be removed from the fire when half the water has evapprated.it should be strained, allowed to cool and given to the patient to drink.it will relieve the burning sensation in urine. Onion rubbed in water and mixed with 60 grams of sugar will be useful in retention of urine.it will bring about free urination within a short time. Hedrick, U. (1972).
Treatment of tuberculosis: the fresh bulb is taken orally for tuberculosis in the following manner. (500g leaf of Adhatoda vasica and decoct in 5 liters of water till it turns into a dark brown mass use half a teaspoonful of this drug with honey and 10grams Allium cepa (Onions) twice daily for 6 months).
Treatment of bleeding piles: onions are valuable in bleeding piles. About 30 grams of onions should be finely rubbed in water and 60 grams of sugar added to it.it should be taken twice daily by the patient.it will bring relief within a few days.
A multi-faceted heart-blood medicine
Taking 12 gms of onion juice mixed with the same quantity of honey for 2 days increases virility.
Boosts beneficial HDL cholesterol
Thins the blood