Some countries such as China, Egypt, India, and Sudan have long been using manggata grass or plant in addition to menstrual disturbances, as well as to overcome digestive function disorders such as nausea, vomiting, stomach pain and abdominal pain. That is why, in this modern age, this plant has been made into formulas or supplements so that people can consume it a lot easier. You can go to www.somanindonesia.co.id/produk/khasiat-soman to take a look at one of the manggata formula.
This plant can be categorized as having a low toxicity profile. In the experiment using ethanol extract from tubers of this plant which are given by intraperitoneal injection in mice as it is known that the dose of mortality of mice occurs at 1500 mg/kg BB. Meanwhile, the dose of the death of triterpene IV-B active compound injected intraperitoneally to the mice (one of the active compounds belonging to the manggata grass) that have an anti-inflammatory and pain relief effect is 50 mg/kg BW. Thus, it can be proven that manggata grass is a safe plant to be consumed even also by humans.