Ashthisanghar

Ayurvedic Herb

Botanical Name: Cissus quandrangularis

Drug Class: Fracture
Indication: Rheumatism

Medicinal Uses
The plant is an excellent alterative, emmenogogue and stomachic. It is used for the treatment of rheumatism, obesity, diabetes and heart disease. It helps to reduce high cholesterol level. It is quite effective in case of bone fractures, weak bones (osteoporosis), scurvy and cancer. The plant is also used for treating stomach disorders, hemorrhoids, peptic ulcer disease (PUD) and painful menstrual periods. In addition to that it is also very effective in the treatment of asthma, malaria, and pain. It is also used as a ear drop in case of pus discharge or ear ache.

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