Jambolan - Syzygium cumini (in the Myrtaceae family)
Parts used: Fruit.
Taste/smell: Pungent, aromatic.
Dosage: Infusion: 1-2 teaspoons per cup of water; or 1:3 dry liquid extract: 20-60 drops 1-4 times per day in a little water.
Mental picture and specific indications: Jambolan is indicated for diabetic tendencies or symptoms.
Use: It is primarily used as an antidiabetic agent.
Contraindications: Information unavailable at this time.