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Arjuna is a traditional rejuvenative and tonic for the heart. It regulates blood pressure, heart rate, and muscle tone. It improves circulation, maintains healthy cholesterol, and reduces inflammation.
Arjuna strengthens skin & vessels, and improves their elasticity. It is thus a potent herb to reduce atherosclerosis and anti-aging. Topically, it speeds the healing process of wounds, including diabetic ulcers and fractures.
Its circulation improving, anti-inflammatory and astringent qualities clear acne and UTI infections. It especially reduces oxidation in the liver (hepatoprotective). Its astringency can help with menorrhagia and spermatorrhea.
Arjuna is traditionally used to promote emotional balance. It is said to mend a 'broken heart' and to impart courage and strengthen the will.
As a cold, astringent blood mover, Arjuna is similar to Manjistha. However, it is more astringent than Manjistha. While Manjistha has affinity for the female reproductive tract, Arjuna is a heart tonic.
Arjuna reduces Kapha in the lungs.
AYURVEDIC MEDICINAL BIOCHARACTERISTICS
Experiences are PersonalExperiences vary according to the person and constitution. Individual results may vary. The list of herbal-actions below has not be approved by the FDA and should not be used to treat a medical condition.
Here are the herbal actions of Arjuna:
CONSTIPATIVEAn herb that binds stools / stops diarrhea. When used in excess, these herbs and foods can cause constipation.
SKIN-TONICAn herb that strengthens and nourishes skin, improving tone, color, moisture and complexion.
ANTIBACTERIALHerbs that kill bacteria or slow their growth.
ANTIPYRETICReduces a fever / febrifuge.
ANTI-INFLAMMATORYReduces inflammation in the body. Different herbs and carriers target different body systems.
CALMS-HEARTAn herb that literally calms the heart. These herbs are helpful in the treatment of anxiety, sadness, depression, or other emotional imbalances in the heart. Related to the Chinese Herbal Category 'calms spirit.'
ALTERATIVELiterally, an herb that restores the proper function of the body. In practice, alteratives are usually blood cleansers and blood chemistry balancers. They were traditionally used to revitalize and detoxify after a long winter.
ANTIOXIDANTAn antioxidant is a molecule that inhibits oxidation. Oxidation is a chemical reaction that can produce free radicals that lead to a chain reaction causing damage or death to cells. Antioxidants terminate these oxidation reactions.
VESSEL-TONICAn herb that improves the tone and integrity of blood vessel walls. This is helpful in easy bruising.
VULNERARYAn herb used for the treatment of wounds.
CARDIAC-TONICStrengthens and tones the heart (heart-tonic). Cardiac tonics are used to treat a wide range of heart issues.
HYPOTENSIVEAn herb that lowers blood pressure.
STYPTICA herb that contracts tissue or blood vessels. Generally styptics are astringent. They are often used to stop bleeding.
DIURETICHerbs that promote urine formation, thereby flushing the kidneys and urinary tract while eliminating any excess water retention. As diuretics reduce water retention, they are often used to reduce blood pressure.
HEPATOPROTECTIVEAn herb that is capable of preventing liver damage.
HYPOLIPIDEMICScrapes fats / cleanses blood vessels
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Compare Arjuna with these Foods
Turmeric Root (Fresh)
Turmeric Root (Fresh) has these Actions in CommonAntibacterial, Hypolipidemic, Alterative, Antioxidant, Skin-tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Bone-tonic, Vulnerary
Turmeric has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Bone-tonic, Vulnerary, Antibacterial, Hypolipidemic, Alterative, Antioxidant, Skin-tonic
Hibiscus has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Diuretic, Styptic, Antioxidant, Hypotensive, Constipative, Skin-tonic
Cranberry has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Constipative, Anti-inflammatory, Diuretic, Antioxidant, Styptic
Green Plantain has these Actions in CommonCalms-heart, Styptic, Anti-inflammatory, Constipative, Antipyretic, Hypotensive
Aloe Vera Juice
Aloe Vera Juice has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Skin-tonic, Antibacterial, Vulnerary, Alterative, Hypolipidemic
Aloe Vera Gel
Aloe Vera Gel has these Actions in CommonAntibacterial, Vulnerary, Alterative, Hypolipidemic, Anti-inflammatory, Skin-tonic
Cilantro has these Actions in CommonAntipyretic, Styptic, Alterative, Diuretic, Anti-inflammatory, Hypolipidemic
Cranberry Juice has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Styptic, Constipative, Alterative, Diuretic
Dandelion Leaves has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Hepatoprotective, Antioxidant, Hypolipidemic, Diuretic
Saffron has these Actions in CommonAntipyretic, Skin-tonic, Cardiac-tonic, Styptic, Diuretic
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Punarnava has these Actions in CommonAntioxidant, Cardiac-tonic, Diuretic, Emetic, Hypolipidemic, Hypotensive, Alterative, Nauseating, Anti-inflammatory
Amalaki has these Actions in CommonStyptic, Alterative, Anti-inflammatory, Antioxidant, Antipyretic, Cardiac-tonic, Hepatoprotective, Skin-tonic
Manjistha has these Actions in CommonDiuretic, Hypolipidemic, Skin-tonic, Vulnerary, Alterative, Anti-inflammatory, Bone-tonic
Ashwagandha has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Anti-inflammatory, Antioxidant, Antipyretic, Bone-tonic, Diuretic, Vulnerary
Agrimony has these Actions in CommonAntioxidant, Constipative, Diuretic, Styptic, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory
Witch Hazel has these Actions in CommonVessel-tonic, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Antibacterial, Antioxidant, Styptic
Neem Leaf has these Actions in CommonConstipative, Hypolipidemic, Alterative, Anti-inflammatory, Antibacterial, Antipyretic
Yarrow has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Anti-inflammatory, Antipyretic, Styptic, Vessel-tonic, Vulnerary
Ashoka has these Actions in CommonCardiac-tonic, Constipative, Diuretic, Styptic, Alterative
Bhumyamalaki has these Actions in CommonSkin-tonic, Alterative, Anti-inflammatory, Diuretic, Hepatoprotective
TRADITIONALLY INDICATED FOR THESE SYMPTOMSArjuna may be beneficial for these symptoms. The suitability of any product for a condition is highly dependent on the individual. Please see your doctor before using this product to treat a medical condition.
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