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How Does This Ayurvedic Herb Supplement Improve Wellness?
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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 Nettles:
APPETITE-SUPPRESSANTSuppresses hunger without causing weight gain.
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.
BUILDS-STAMINAPromotes strength, endurance and resistance in the body. Rebuilds weak tissues after a time of depletion.
SATISFIES-STOMACHProvides a sense of gratification and fullness in the stomach.
NUTRITIVEAn herb that is strengthening and nourishing.
TONICA tonic herb restores function through strengthening tissue. This can happen through a combination of nourishing the tissue, and invigorating tissue metabolism. The tonic should not be withering, as in caffeine.
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.
ANTI-INFLAMMATORYReduces inflammation in the body. Different herbs and carriers target different body systems.
IMMUNE-CALMINGHerbs that interrupt an allergic reaction or calm the immune system, useful in allergies and autoimmune conditions.
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.
HEMOSTATICAn herb that stops bleeding.
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.
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.
KIDNEY-TONICAn herb that strengthens the kidneys.
URINARY-TONICAn herb that tonifies and strengthens the urinary system. These can be helpful for urinary incontinence or improving function after a urinary tract infection. They can also strengthen the bladder to ward off a urinary tract infection.
GALACTAGOGUEIncreases production of breast milk, often by raising prolactin and diaphoresis.
PARTUS-PREPARATORPrepares the uterus for labor & delivery, making contractions more effective. May also relax the mother, reduce pain, improve breast milk, stimulate contractions (oxytocin), build yang, and nourish blood.
PROMOTES-VIRILITYEncourages virility and potency.
MALE-TONICGenerally increases male reproductive strength and stamina.
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Compare Nettles with these Foods
Stinging Nettles has these Actions in CommonAntilithic, Bone-tonic, Galactagogue, Immune-calming, Male-tonic, Promotes-virility, Strengthens-resolve, Vulnerary, Alterative, Appetite-suppressant, Builds-stamina, Hair-growth-tonic, Kidney-tonic, Nutritive, Satisfies-stomach, Tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Blood-tonic, Diuretic, Hemostatic, Lung-tonic, Partus-preparator, Spleen-tonic, Urinary-tonic
Alfalfa Sprouts has these Actions in CommonAppetite-suppressant, Galactagogue, Urinary-tonic, Blood-tonic, Nutritive, Antilithic, Diuretic, Spleen-tonic
Sesame Seeds has these Actions in CommonBone-tonic, Nutritive, Tonic, Builds-stamina, Promotes-virility, Blood-tonic, Galactagogue, Satisfies-stomach
Tahini has these Actions in CommonBuilds-stamina, Promotes-virility, Blood-tonic, Galactagogue, Satisfies-stomach, Bone-tonic, Nutritive, Tonic
Sesame Oil has these Actions in CommonTonic, Builds-stamina, Nutritive, Blood-tonic, Galactagogue, Promotes-virility, Bone-tonic, Hair-growth-tonic
Turmeric has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Hair-growth-tonic, Vulnerary, Blood-tonic, Immune-calming, Alterative, Bone-tonic, Spleen-tonic
Quinoa has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Kidney-tonic, Tonic, Blood-tonic, Nutritive, Builds-stamina, Satisfies-stomach
Pork has these Actions in CommonTonic, Builds-stamina, Satisfies-stomach, Nutritive, Strengthens-resolve, Blood-tonic, Promotes-virility
Amaranth has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Diuretic, Satisfies-stomach, Appetite-suppressant, Hemostatic, Blood-tonic, Nutritive
Almonds has these Actions in CommonBlood-tonic, Nutritive, Tonic, Bone-tonic, Promotes-virility, Builds-stamina, Satisfies-stomach
Popped Amaranth has these Actions in CommonAppetite-suppressant, Hemostatic, Blood-tonic, Nutritive, Alterative, Diuretic, Satisfies-stomach
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Ashwagandha has these Actions in CommonBone-tonic, Tonic, Builds-stamina, Urinary-tonic, Diuretic, Vulnerary, Galactagogue, Male-tonic, Alterative, Nutritive, Anti-inflammatory, Promotes-virility, Blood-tonic, Strengthens-resolve
Punarnava has these Actions in CommonDiuretic, Kidney-tonic, Lung-tonic, Alterative, Male-tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Promotes-virility, Antilithic, Tonic, Blood-tonic, Urinary-tonic, Builds-stamina
Horsetail has these Actions in CommonUrinary-tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Vulnerary, Antilithic, Bone-tonic, Diuretic, Hemostatic, Immune-calming, Kidney-tonic
Manjistha has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Antilithic, Blood-tonic, Bone-tonic, Diuretic, Hemostatic, Spleen-tonic, Alterative, Vulnerary
Saw Palmetto has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Urinary-tonic, Diuretic, Galactagogue, Kidney-tonic, Male-tonic, Nutritive, Spleen-tonic, Tonic
Bhringaraj has these Actions in CommonHair-growth-tonic, Hemostatic, Immune-calming, Tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Vulnerary, Blood-tonic, Bone-tonic, Diuretic
Bala has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Builds-stamina, Male-tonic, Nutritive, Promotes-virility, Tonic, Urinary-tonic, Vulnerary
Red Clover has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Antilithic, Bone-tonic, Diuretic, Lung-tonic, Nutritive, Vulnerary, Alterative
Gokshura has these Actions in CommonNutritive, Tonic, Urinary-tonic, Alterative, Antilithic, Diuretic, Galactagogue, Male-tonic
Amalaki has these Actions in CommonAlterative, Anti-inflammatory, Blood-tonic, Hair-growth-tonic, Hemostatic, Nutritive, Promotes-virility, Tonic
Anantamul has these Actions in CommonKidney-tonic, Tonic, Urinary-tonic, Alterative, Blood-tonic, Diuretic, Galactagogue
TRADITIONALLY INDICATED FOR THESE SYMPTOMSNettles 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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