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Atharva Shatavari- M-Kalpa
 
Shatavari | Guduchi | Sugar
 
 
Latin Names : Asparagus racemosus Shtavar
English Name : Asparagus, Wild Asparagus, Asparagus root, Satavari
Sanskrit / Indian Name : Shatavari
About herb   the roots have galactagogue, antispasmodic, appetizer, cooling, tonic and aphrodisiac properties. It regulates hormonal secretion resulting in promoting lactation. A much-branched, spinous under-shrub, with tuberous, short rootstock bearing numerous fusiform, succulent, tuberous roots. The plant contains triterpene saponins - Shatavarin I - IV, which are phytoestrogen compounds. The plant is used as a demulcent, diuretic, aphrodisiac, and galactagogue. The root extracts exhibit antiallergic activity. Along with the leaves of Gymnema sylvestre, they are given to diabetic patients. The roots are bitter, sweet, emollient, cooling, nervine, tonic, constipating, opthalimic, anobyne, aphrodisiac. They are useful in nervous disorders, dyspepsia, tumours, scalding of urine, throat infections, tuberclosis, cough,  bronchitis and general debility.
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Latin Names : Tinospora cordifolia Guduchi
English Name : Tinospora Gulancha
Sanskrit / Indian Name : Guduchi,Madhuparni,Amrita,Chinnaruha,
Vatsadaani,Tantrika,Kundalini,Chakralakshanika
About herb   It helps to increase the effectiveness of protective white blood cells and helps in building the body’s own defense mechanism (immune system). So for lactating mothers it passes on the benefits to the child thru breast feeding as an effective immuno-stimulant for infant. Improves Immunity. Rejuvenates body systems. Studies on induced oedema and arthritis and on human arthritis proved anti-inflammatory potency of the water extract of plant. It also has antipyretic action. This drug relaxes the intestinal and uterine smooth muscles. It is proved effective in prevention of fibrosis and in stimulating regeneration in hepatic tissue. They are useful in nervous disorders, dyspepsia, tumours, scalding of urine, throat infections, tuberclosis, cough, bronchitis and general debility. Its principal constituents are tinosporine, tinosporide, tinosporaside, cordifolide, cordifol, heptacosanol, clerodane furano diterpene, diterpenoid furanolactone tinosporidine, columbin and b-sitosterol. The stem is used in dyspepsia, fevers and urinary diseases. The plant is used in Ayurvedic rasayanas to improve the immune system and the body's resistance to infections. The bitter principle present shows antiperiodic, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties.
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Latin Names : Sugar salt
English Name : Sugar
Sanskrit / Indian Name : Gravel, Grit
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