Thais consider black pepper as an excellent aphrodisiac, especially for men whose virility fades with age. We also use to aid digestion, improve appetite, treat coughs, colds, breathing, heart problems, colic, diabetes and anemia
Acanthus ebracteatus or Sea Holly is used to treat rheumatism, neuralgia and injuries. In South Asia, this plant is known to strengthen the body, relieve allergies, fight against chronic colds, Fighting Asthma and poor lymph. It also serves to treat colds and skin allergies.