The leaves the Drumstick Tree are full of all kinds of great nutrients including 7 or 8 great different types of protein and also contains lots of calcium, phosphorus, and iron plus a lot of Vitamin C and some fiber too. If you are a vegetarian then the leaves, pods, and even the roots of the tree are very edible and full of great protein. The leaves can help with stomach aches, asthma, infections, ulcers, lowers blood sugar, gives you a boost of energy, helps with impotence, liver disease, and improves your immune system. Also good for the eyes and urinary tract… and used as a general detoxing cleanser for the body.
Paul Haider – Master Herbalist