Coconut tree is known as “Tree of Life” because we can live practically based on coconut alone. One of the greatest Nature’s gifts is COCONUT WATER. Coconut water is one of the most delicious and nitrous drink many would like to drink.
Coconut water or also known as coconut juice has got many medicinal properties. It contains organic compounds possessing growth hormones promoting properties. It keeps the body cool, prevents summer boils and subsides rashes caused by small pox, chicken pox, measles etc.
Because of saline and albumen in coconut water, it forms a good drink for cholera, checks urinary infection, and diarrhea, and effective in the treatment of kidney stones and urethral stones. It can also be injected through intravenous in emergency case.
It aids quick absorption of medicines and has a natural isotonic beverages with some level of electrolytic balance as we have in our blood. It is urinary antiseptic and eliminates poisons in case of mineral poisoning. It is good for infants suffering from intestinal disturbances. It is an antidote to ward off the ill effects of tobacco and alcohol, an excellent tonic for old and sick and cures malnutrition. Found as blood plasma substitute because it is sterile, does not produce heat, does not destroy red blood cells and is readily accepted by the body. Coconut water with lot of vitamins, protein, sugar and minerals can serve as nutrition and health drink, energy drink, sports drink, welcome drink, and welfare drink.