What Are The Uses Of Myrobalan?
Myrobalan is an Ayurvedic tree whose fruit is an important constituent of Triphala which is very prominent in Ayurveda. It is also called as haritaki. It has that importance as medicine as it:
- Improves digestion, malabsorption syndrome, intelligence, vision, life expectancy, body weight
- Relieves constipation, inflammation, cough, cold
- Detoxifies body, improves complexion
- Rejuvenates body, reduces ageing
- Treats asthma, wheezing, difficulty in breathing, diabetes, urinary tract disorders, piles, haemorrhoids, anaemia, the initial stage of liver diseases, bloating of abdomen, diarrhoea, dysentery, jaundice, oedema, vomiting, body aches, the stiffness of chest, heaviness of chest.
What Are The Side Effects Of Myrobalan?
Myrobalan is usually safe, but in some cases like overdose may cause side effects such as dehydration.
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Myrobalan?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity towards the drug myrobalan or any other allergies.
- Pregnancy, breastfeeding