BENEFITS AND PROPERTY OF
SHATAVARI (ASPARAGUS RACEMOSUS)
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Introduction OF SHATAVARI (ASPARAGUS RACEMOSUS)
There are multiple uses of SHATAVARI plant.Asparagus Racemosus is a good source of calcium, minerals, zinc,B- complex vitamins,estrogens. Shatavari, or Asparagus racemosus, has been used for centuries in Ayurveda to support the reproductivesystem, particularly for females, and as a support for the digestive system.
AYURVEDA DETAILS OF SHATAVARI (ASPARAGUS RACEMOSUS)
balya vayashthapak madhurskand
BOTANICAL NAME:- ASPARAGUS RACEMOSUS
Shatavari, Shatmooli, Shatvirya,Satavar
Scandant, much branched spinous undershrub with tuberous, short root stock bearing numerous fusiform tuberous roots, 30-100 cm long and 1-2 cm thick. Leaves reduced to minute chaffy scales and spines.
Sarsapogenin, Saponins, Glycosides of quercetin, Rutin, Diosgenin, Sitosterol, Polycyclic alkaloid, Asparagamine, Furostanolic saponins. Five steroidal saponins, shatavarins VI-X, together with five known saponins, shatavarin I (or asparoside B), shatavarin IV (or asparinin B), shatavarin V, immunoside and schidigerasaponin D5 (or asparanin A)
GUNA (Quality):-Guru, Snigdh RASA (Taste):-Madhur, Tikt VIPAK (Metabolism):-Madhur VIRYA (Potency):-Sheet Effect on Tridosha:-vatapitta shamak.
Ayurveda Parmacological Action
Enhancing breast milk production(stanykari) Increasing sexual drive in both men and women(vrusy) Restoring hormonal balance in women(stri doshaghani) Positive effects on infertility and menstrual disorders(stri doshaghani) Improving vitality by stimulating immune system(balya) Relieving pain(vata shamak) Treating ulcerative disorders in stomach,IBS,piles (grahani arsh vikar ghani) Preventing infections caused by microbes and mollusks(rasayan) Positive effects on weak heart(hridya) Improving stress-related disorders(maidhya) good for eye (naitry)
massive fibrocystic breasts, estrogen induced problems, estrogen induced fibrocystic changes or other problems. From an Ayurvedic perspective, one should avoid shatavari in cases of excess kapha, congestion and ama.
Warning:The information here is only for the purpose of knowledge.
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