Rich in camphor, the massep is effective against colds, flu because it clears the airway. It can also be used as a cough treatment, to calm sore throats. In gargle it will relieve oral infections. In herbal tea it allows to sleep well so to have a restful sleep. We also confer digestive properties to the massep. Used in infusion or decoction, it facilitates digestion, reduces flatulence, bloating and is an excellent natural vermifuge. You can also chew a leaf to calm temporary indigestion. It treats diarrhea, vomiting and nausea.