Regular consumption of kodo millet is very beneficial for postmenopausal women suffering from signs of cardiovascular disease, like high blood pressure and high cholesterol levels. It helps hydrate the colon, controlling Blood sugar and Cholesterol, easy to digest, helps in reduction of cancer risks, good for diabetics.
They are also useful in treating inflammation, hemorrhages and general debility. Kodo millet upma rava can be used to make kodo millet upma, kodo millet rava dosa, kodo millet khichdi, baked nippattu, kesari bath, etc. One can make used of kodo millet and experiment by replacing it in place of rava in everyday cooking.