Nutmeg - Myristica fragrans Houtt including wood phon with approximately 10 meters high, stems erect, woody, dirty white color, single leaf, oval shape, tapered tip and base, shiny green color. Flowers out of the armpit leaves. Male flowers are spherical, yellow. Seeds are small, oval, red beans sheath, black beans brown
The composition of the Nutmeg - Myristica fragrans Houtt:Arilus: essential oils, fatty oils, tanning substances, and starch. Seed: Essential oils, fatty oils, saponins, myristicin, elemisi, lipase, pectin, Hars, tanning substances, lemonena and oleanolat acid. Skin Fruit: Essential oils and tanning substances.
Diseases that can be treated with Nutmeg - Myristica fragrans Houtt:Efficacy Arilus: Stomakik, carminative, and stimulant. Seeds: carminative, spasmolitik, and antiemetics. From the results of the study, oral administration produced the following conclusions. a. Infusion of seeds Nutmeg - Myristica fragrans have Houtt 10% higher than the sedative infusion of seeds Nutmeg - Myristica fragrans Houtt 5%. b. Effect of seed infusion Nutmeg - Myristica fragrans Houtt approximately 10% 1/10 0.05% klorpromazina effect.
From the results of other studies, it extracts from Nutmeg - Myristica fragrans Houtt have a relaxing effect on smooth muscle of the small intestine.