The roots and rhizomes of
Yashtimadhu have been employed clinically for centuries in the
Ayurvedic system of medicine. The herb is used as anti inflammatory
herbal medicine, anti ulcer medicines, and anti-microbial
activities. Yashtimadhu contains Glycyrrhetinic acid and
Glycyrrhizin carbenoxolone that have anti-inflammatory, anti ulcer
and antioxidant properties, which favorably contribute to
hepatoprotective effects on the body and protect the liver. The
liver is the body's largest internal organ and is a one of the most
significant and complex organs that are essential for life.
Improves Immune System
From blood-clotting to
carbohydrate and protein metabolism to the storage of glycogen,
there is no artificial organ that can emulate all the functions of
liver. Yashtimadhu protects the lever and promotes the growth of
healthy cells and reduces the premature and abnormal aging of cells.
This herb provides excellent support for the body's immune system.
- Yashtimadhu is used externally for eczema, herpes and
shingles. The anti-inflammatory effects of this herb are most
useful in the treatment of pruritus, piles, sunburn, as well as
- It is considered for improving the healing of peptic ulcers
and is used in cases of adreno-corticoid insufficiency.