Herbal medicine jamu represents complementary medicine in Indonesia
Alternative medicine in Indonesia is mostly represented by jamu therapeutic practices. Being an authentic Indonesian tradition which equally treats body and spirit, jamu includes healing massages and body wraps with application of herbal-based remedies.
With less traction in foreign patients than Indian Ayurveda, Indonesian alternative medicine treats:
- swollen joints
- after-surgery pain
- after-stroke conditions
- skin diseases