Medicinal properties of Punarnava or Boerhavia diffusa

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Medicinal properties of Punarnava or Boerhavia diffusa

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Tamil: Mukkarete

In Arthritis: It helps to reduce inflammation and pain in joints .

In Indigestion: Punarnava acts as a carminative, increases appetite, digests ama and reduces abdominal pain. It also relieves constipation.

In cough: It helps to reduce productive cough and asthma

Impotence: Seeds of this plant are used in Vajikarana Preparations. It increases hard erections and quality and quantity of semen. It rejuvenates male reproductive system.

In Skin Diseases: It is very useful in skin diseases like scabies. It is considered as an excellent natural remedy for guinea worms

In Anaemia: This plant combined with other herbal ingredients help in treating anemia

In Renal diseases: It acts as a diuretic and is used in ayurvedic preparations for renal calculi (kidney stone), Cystis and nephritis.

In liver disorders: Punarnava is widely used to rejuvenate liver and detoxify it. It helps in jaundice or hepatitis. It is employed in Brazilian herbal medicine to stimulate the emptying of the gallbladder and for all types of liver disorders

In menorrhagia: Boerhavia diffusa is used as an active ingredient in ayurvedic preparations for menorrhagia

Body Rejuvenation : It rejuvenates whole body and gives a new life and health (Hence the name Punarnava (New again)). It strengthens the body and normalizes doshas. This helps to boost the immunity to diseases.

Note: Cardiac patients should use this herb under the supervision of a qualified doctor.
 

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Haai Balaj..

Useful of makarete for whole body...good..
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