Medicinal Uses and Properties

Medicinal properties : It has anti-stress, adaptogenic, aphrodisiac, sedative, diuretic, antispasmodic, germicidal, anti-inflammatory action.

  • It is a nervine tonic.
  • It enhances immunity and endurance.
  • It is a natural nutrient for insomnia
  • It is good hypnotic in Alcoholism.
  • It is bitter in taste and hot in potency so it alleviates vata and kapha.
  • It stimulates thyroid activity.
  • Enhances anti-peroxidation of liver.

Medicinal uses:

Ashwagandha is a revitalizing herb that maintains proper nourishment of tissues, particularly muscle and bones.

  • It increases resistance to stress and mainly beneficial in stress related disorders such as arthritis, hypertension, tremors, diabetes, general debility and inflammation. It increases body’s resistance towards adverse influence.
  • It restores the neurotransmitters and hence useful in various mental disorders.
  • It is also used for treating memory loss.
  • It support proper function of adrenals and reproductive system.
  • As it is powerful aphrodisiac, it is also used for sexual vitality and as an adaptogen.
  • It is blood tonifier, that improves circulation and absorption of nutrients from the cells.
  • Peroxidation is toxic to the tissues, hence, it is protective to liver.