Drumstick soup can relieve cough, sore throat and also ease chest congestion. In fact, you can also inhale the vapours of water in which drumsticks are boiled. The soup of drumsticks contains vitamin C, beta carotene, protein and certain minerals too. Drumsticks are a good source of manganese, magnesium, potassium and fibre too. It is good for both male and female sexual health. Certain compounds in drumstick leaves and bark are good for fertility.