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How Does This Ayurvedic Herb Supplement Improve Wellness?
CLINICAL AYURVEDIC REVIEW
It's bitter taste stimulates appetite and digestion, while it relaxes smooth muscle tissue of the digestive tract.
The Ayurvedic relative of elecampagne is called pushkaramool.
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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 Elecampane:
ANALGESICPain reliever, reduces pain without eliminating sensation. Also known as anodyne.
BRAIN-TONICAn herb that strengthens the brain, thereby improves either mental function, stamina, or stability.
SEDATIVESedative herbs create a sense of calm in the mind and body by specifically calming or quieting the nervous system. Excellent for anxiety, stress and chronic pain.
STIMULATES-ENERGYThis category groups thyroid and adrenal stimulating herbs.
DIAPHORETICAn herb that induces sweating, often by dilating blood vessels close to the skin.
BRONCHODILATORAn herb that encourages the widening or opening of the lung airways. They are helpful in wheezing and asthma.
ANTITUSSIVECough suppressant, particularly for dry coughs or a tickle in your throat.
EXPECTORANTExpectorants help you eliminate mucus from the lungs. These herbs often work by increasing the quantity of mucus, or thinning the mucus. Expectorants are indicated when phlegm congests the lower respiratory tract.
LUNG-TONICStrengthens the lungs. Lung tonics include antifibrotic, vessel tonic, or nourishing herbs with an affinity for the lungs. They aid recovery in acute or chronic lung conditions.
IMMUNE-STIMULANTStimulates and strengthens the immune system. Helpful when fighting off a cold or flu.
ANTHELMINTHICKills parasitic worms (hookworms, tapeworms, roundworms, etc).
ANTIPOISONOUSAn antidote for a poison. Many anti-poisonous herbs draw out a poison and are good for insect bites. Others help burn it up.
ANTISEPTICCapable of preventing infection by inhibiting the growth of microorganisms. Helpful in infections and for those with weak immune systems.
CARDIAC-STIMULANTHerbs that increase the heart rate. Useful in cardiovascular health, blood stagnation, and subjective feeling of heaviness in the chest area.
ALTERATIVERestores the proper function of the body by cleansing the blood and balancing blood chemistry. In Ayurveda terms, they pacify Pitta in rakta. They were traditionally used to revitalize and detoxify after a long winter.
STYPTICA herb that contracts tissue or blood vessels. Generally styptics are astringent. They are often used topically as a hemostatic to stop bleeding, or to reduce secretions.
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.
STIMULANT-PARTURIENTUsed to induce labor when labor is stalled due to weak or ineffective contractions. Includes both stimulants and oxytocic parturients.
BONE-TONICAn herb that strengthens the bones and joints.
MUSCLE-RELAXANTHerbs that relax muscles. Helpful for chronic pain or tension as well as healing from physical trauma.
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Compare Elecampane with these Foods
Daikon Radish has these Actions in CommonBronchodilator, Digestive, Immune-stimulant, Cardiac-stimulant, Diuretic, Lung-tonic, Diaphoretic, Expectorant, Stimulates-energy
Sage has these Actions in CommonBronchodilator, Expectorant, Stimulates-energy, Analgesic, Diaphoretic, Immune-stimulant, Antiseptic, Digestive, Stimulant-parturient
Rosemary has these Actions in CommonBronchodilator, Digestive, Anthelminthic, Cardiac-stimulant, Muscle-relaxant, Brain-tonic, Diaphoretic, Stimulates-energy, Analgesic
Mustard Seed has these Actions in CommonAnalgesic, Cardiac-stimulant, Diuretic, Antiseptic, Diaphoretic, Muscle-relaxant, Bronchodilator, Digestive, Stimulates-energy
Cardamom has these Actions in CommonDiaphoretic, Expectorant, Analgesic, Digestive, Lung-tonic, Bronchodilator, Diuretic, Stimulates-energy
Fennel Seeds has these Actions in CommonAntitussive, Digestive, Lung-tonic, Brain-tonic, Diuretic, Stimulates-energy, Cardiac-stimulant, Expectorant
Coriander Seed has these Actions in CommonExpectorant, Anthelminthic, Digestive, Brain-tonic, Diuretic, Alterative, Diaphoretic
Hing (Asafoetida) has these Actions in CommonAnthelminthic, Digestive, Antitussive, Expectorant, Analgesic, Bronchodilator, Stimulates-energy
Caraway Seeds has these Actions in CommonAntitussive, Digestive, Bronchodilator, Lung-tonic, Analgesic, Cardiac-stimulant, Stimulates-energy
Thyme (fresh) has these Actions in CommonDiaphoretic, Lung-tonic, Anthelminthic, Digestive, Stimulates-energy, Bronchodilator, Expectorant
Sorghum Flour has these Actions in CommonAnthelminthic, Bronchodilator, Sedative, Antitussive, Diuretic, Brain-tonic, Lung-tonic
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Angelica has these Actions in CommonLung-tonic, Stimulant-parturient, Analgesic, Stimulates-energy, Bronchodilator, Diaphoretic, Digestive, Expectorant, Immune-stimulant
Punarnava has these Actions in CommonCardiac-stimulant, Digestive, Diuretic, Lung-tonic, Alterative, Stimulates-energy, Antipoisonous, Antitussive, Bronchodilator
Holy Basil Leaf (Tulsi)
Holy Basil Leaf (Tulsi) has these Actions in CommonStimulates-energy, Bronchodilator, Cardiac-stimulant, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Expectorant, Lung-tonic, Muscle-relaxant, Sedative
Pennyroyal has these Actions in CommonMuscle-relaxant, Analgesic, Antipoisonous, Cardiac-stimulant, Diaphoretic, Digestive, Diuretic, Expectorant
Echinacea has these Actions in CommonDigestive, Immune-stimulant, Alterative, Analgesic, Antipoisonous, Antiseptic, Diaphoretic
Ashoka has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Analgesic, Diuretic, Immune-stimulant, Muscle-relaxant, Sedative, Styptic
Deodar (Himalayan Cedar, Devadaru)
Deodar (Himalayan Cedar, Devadaru) has these Actions in CommonDiuretic, Muscle-relaxant, Stimulates-energy, Analgesic, Bronchodilator, Cardiac-stimulant, Digestive
Belly breathing has these Actions in CommonCardiac-stimulant, Digestive, Expectorant, Lung-tonic, Muscle-relaxant, Stimulates-energy, Alterative
Breathing Exercises has these Actions in CommonDigestive, Expectorant, Lung-tonic, Muscle-relaxant, Stimulates-energy, Alterative, Cardiac-stimulant
Chyavanprash Nutritive Jam
Chyavanprash Nutritive Jam has these Actions in CommonAntitussive, Cardiac-stimulant, Digestive, Expectorant, Immune-stimulant, Stimulates-energy, Alterative
TRADITIONALLY INDICATED FOR THESE SYMPTOMSElecampane may be beneficial for these symptoms. The suitability of any herb supplement for a condition is highly dependent on the individual. Please see your doctor before using this herb supplement to treat a medical condition.
CONTRAINDICATED FOR THESE SYMPTOMSElecampane may be harmful or contraindicated for these symptoms. Please see your doctor before using this herb supplement to treat a medical condition.
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