How Can This Ayurvedic Herb Supplement Make You Feel Great?
Manjistha is considered to be a cold version of turmeric.
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 Manjistha:
SPLEEN-TONICAn herb that strengthens spleen function by improving strength of the blood. Spleen tonics Builds agni, brighten the person's appearances & firms up tissues.
DETOXICANTAn herb that decongests, dislodges or improves metabolization of toxins from the body, transforming or altering fluids to a more healthy state.
ANALGESICRelieves or reduces feelings of pain without eliminating sensation.
DIAPHORETICAn herb that induces sweating, often by dilating blood vessels close to the skin.
SKIN-TONICAn herb that strengthens and nourishes skin, improving tone, color, moisture and complexion.
VULNERARYAn herb used for the treatment of wounds.
ANTI-INFLAMMATORYReduces inflammation in the body. Different herbs and carriers target different body systems.
HEMOSTATICAn herb that stops bleeding.
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.
BLOOD-THINNERHerbs that thin the blood. Helpful for people with heart disease or clogged circulation.
BLOOD-TONICAn herb that produces more blood cells in the body, or otherwise improves blood cell quality or hemoglobin content. Helpful for anemia and other types of deficiency.
VASODILATORA vasodilator is an herb that widens the blood vessels by the relaxation of smooth muscle cells within the vessel walls, thereby increasing circulation systemically or to a local area.
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.
ANTILITHICAn herb that dissolves / breaks up stones (gallstones or kidney stones) so that it can be passed.
LITHAGOGUEAn herb used to expel stones such as kidney stones or gall stones.
HYPOLIPIDEMICScrapes fats / cleanses blood vessels.
ANTIANDROGENReduces androgen (testosterone), which can reduce excess growth, drive, and libido. Helpful for prostate enlargement.
EMMENAGOGUEHerbs which stimulate menstruation. Emmenagogues are used for scanty menstruation, to relieve menstrual pain, and improve blood flow in the pelvic area and uterus.
UTERINE-TONICAn herb that tonifies and strengthens the uterus. Helpful for menstrual difficulties and fertility. Often herbs that increase ojas, but also circulation to reproductive system.
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Compare Manjistha with these Foods
Turmeric has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Blood-thinner, Detoxicant, Skin-tonic, Vulnerary, Analgesic, Blood-tonic, Emmenagogue, Spleen-tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Bone-tonic, Hypolipidemic, Vasodilator
Turmeric Root (Fresh)
Turmeric Root (Fresh) has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Detoxicant, Skin-tonic, Alterative, Blood-tonic, Emmenagogue, Spleen-tonic, Analgesic, Bone-tonic, Hypolipidemic, Vulnerary
Tarragon has these Actions in CommonAnalgesic, Diaphoretic, Vasodilator, Blood-thinner, Diuretic, Alterative, Detoxicant, Spleen-tonic
Chamomile has these Actions in CommonAnalgesic, Diaphoretic, Spleen-tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Emmenagogue, Vulnerary, Blood-thinner, Skin-tonic
Cilantro has these Actions in CommonSpleen-tonic, Blood-thinner, Hemostatic, Alterative, Detoxicant, Hypolipidemic, Anti-inflammatory, Diuretic
Stinging Nettles has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Bone-tonic, Spleen-tonic, Antilithic, Diuretic, Vulnerary, Blood-tonic, Hemostatic
Saffron has these Actions in CommonDetoxicant, Emmenagogue, Blood-thinner, Diaphoretic, Skin-tonic, Blood-tonic, Diuretic, Spleen-tonic
Fenugreek has these Actions in CommonAntilithic, Diuretic, Spleen-tonic, Detoxicant, Emmenagogue, Anti-inflammatory, Diaphoretic, Hypolipidemic
Safflower has these Actions in CommonBlood-thinner, Emmenagogue, Detoxicant, Spleen-tonic, Analgesic, Diaphoretic, Vulnerary
Aloe Vera Juice
Aloe Vera Juice has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Detoxicant, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Hypolipidemic, Blood-thinner, Skin-tonic
Aloe Vera Gel
Aloe Vera Gel has these Actions in CommonHypolipidemic, Blood-thinner, Skin-tonic, Alterative, Detoxicant, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory
Compare Manjistha with these Herb Supplements
Yarrow has these Actions in CommonDiuretic, Hemostatic, Alterative, Vasodilator, Analgesic, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Blood-thinner, Detoxicant, Diaphoretic
Bhringaraj has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Blood-tonic, Bone-tonic, Diuretic, Hemostatic, Hypolipidemic, Skin-tonic, Analgesic, Vulnerary
Horsetail has these Actions in CommonDiuretic, Hemostatic, Skin-tonic, Vulnerary, Analgesic, Anti-inflammatory, Antilithic, Bone-tonic
Guggulu has these Actions in CommonSpleen-tonic, Vasodilator, Anti-inflammatory, Blood-thinner, Blood-tonic, Detoxicant, Emmenagogue, Hypolipidemic
Holy Basil Leaf (Tulsi)
Holy Basil Leaf (Tulsi) has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Blood-tonic, Detoxicant, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Emmenagogue, Hypolipidemic, Vasodilator
Anantamul has these Actions in CommonBlood-tonic, Detoxicant, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Skin-tonic, Uterine-tonic, Alterative
Jasmine Flower has these Actions in CommonAnalgesic, Antilithic, Emmenagogue, Hemostatic, Alterative, Uterine-tonic, Vulnerary
Blue Cohosh has these Actions in CommonDetoxicant, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Emmenagogue, Uterine-tonic, Vasodilator, Analgesic
Arjuna has these Actions in CommonSkin-tonic, Vulnerary, Alterative, Anti-inflammatory, Bone-tonic, Diuretic, Hypolipidemic
Gokshura has these Actions in CommonAntilithic, Diuretic, Lithagogue, Skin-tonic, Uterine-tonic, Alterative, Analgesic
TRADITIONALLY INDICATED FOR THESE SYMPTOMSManjistha 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.
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Reviews for Manjistha
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I found manjistha to be very fast acting in terms of cooling and decongesting. Circulation was much improved and felt much lighter. I will keep it in mind for a springtime balancing of my pitta/kapha constitution.
Wonderful, thanks for sharing!