Benefits of Adlabong
Adlabong, also known as, Lobelia nicotianaefolia Heyne (scientific name) are found in damp thickets and ravines where the altitude is of 1,200 to 2,300 meters. These plants can be seen in the mountains of Bontoc, Ifugao, Benguet, Lepanto Subprovinces and the Zambales Province in Luzon. It is also found in some parts of India.
This plant is extremely acrid. It is used as an expectorant, emetic, anti – asthmatic, stimulant, anti-spasmodic, diaphoretic, diuretic and nervine.