Job's Tear is often utilized as traditional medicine as well as a supplementary medical food.
The seeds may also be boiled along with water to create beverage product, that is available in the market as a substitute healthy food. The beneficial effects of Job’s tears are decreasing liver fat accumulation, safeguarding from tumor stimulating compounds, protecting against viral infection, decreasing allergic reaction, decreasing coronary artery disease as well as atherosclerosis and decreasing osteoporosis (Chang et al. 2003; Hung and Change 2003; Chun et al. 2004; Yu et al. 2011).