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Benefits and Healing Effects
- Kidney Stones: In both traditional and modern medicine, Stonebreaker is believed to help prevent nephrolithiasis (kidney stones).
- Anti-liver damage: Phyllanthus niruri shows potential to prevent liver damage.P.niruri protects liver tissues and helps stimulate the liver to repair itself.
- Anti-tumor activity: Chemoprevention is defined as the use of drugs, chemicals, or other means to prevent and/or delay the development of cancer. Results suggest Stonebreaker extracts display significant anti-tumor activity and is thus an affective chemopreventive agent.
- Diabetes treatment: Additionally, P. niruri displays evidence of anti-diabetic activity,findings suggest the lowered blood glucose levels were caused by the aerial extracts.