Bhrungaraja or Eclipta alba is a simple herb with a multitude of health benefits. The liver is the center of metabolism in our body. It purifies the blood and cleanses the body of metabolic toxins. Bhringarajasava is a traditional formula with Bhringaraja as its signature ingredient. Bhringarajasava is an excellent blood purifier and endows the individual with healthy skin and hair.
Asavas are mildly alcoholic preparations. The sweet taste makes it palatable to kids and adults alike. The alcohol base makes it quick-acting and efficient.
When it comes to health and well-being, Bhringaraja (Eclipta alba- false daisy) of the family Asteraceae is an all-rounder. From metabolism enhancement to hair growth promotion, Bhringaraja boasts ample qualities. It is a noteworthy ingredient of many Ayurvedic formulations intended for rejuvenation and blood purification. This herb is a key benefactor of liver health- the antioxidants in the plant are known for hunting down free radicals, the toxic by-products of energy production. By decreasing the toxins reaching the liver, it cleanses the blood and regulates the metabolic activities of the body. Ayurveda categorizes Bhringaraja as one of the Keshya (hair growth booster) drugs, as it helps in the growth of strong, lush hair and prevents premature greying by strengthening the follicles and alleviating scalp itching. Bhringarajasava is an exceptional blend of Bhringaraja and other herbs that improves metabolism and overall health.
Features and benefits of Bhringarajasava
- Bhringarajasava has an intense Pitta samana action. It resolves inflammatory pathways in the body. It breaks down and expels ‘ama’ or metabolic waste from the body tissues.
- It helps in the management of ‘Pandu’ and ‘Kamala’, conditions characterized by the poor quality of circulating blood, exertional fatigue and pallor.
- It is beneficial in Pitta predominant conditions like excessive thirst, burning sensation, hot flushes, fainting and dizziness.
- It improves digestion and absorption in the gut. Facilitates optimum nourishment of body tissues.
- Bhringarajasava cleanses and detoxifies the liver and circulatory system. Purifies blood and lymph. Enhances gut and skin health.
- It is an excellent remedy for hair fall and breakage, premature greys and wrinkles. It rejuvenates the body.
Adult: 25-30 ml Bhringarajasava twice or thrice daily after food.
Child: 10-15 ml Bhringarajasava once or twice daily after food.
100 % Natural. Herbo-mineral. Vegetarian.
Key ingredients of Bhringarajasava
BHRUNGARAJ (Eclipta Alba)
Also known as ‘False daisy’ in English, it is a herb that is hugely recommended for growing long, silky and strong hair. Bhringaraj being a potent hair vitalizer has a host of bioactive constituents including flavonoids and phytochemicals . Oil processed with Bhringraj reduces inflammation of the hair follicles, scalp tenderness, alleviates scalp itching and increases hair growth.
PIPPALI (Piper longum)
Pippali is known as ‘tridoshic’ herb as it suits all body types. The mitigator of tridoshic imbalance and the bestower of immunity, is another major ingredient of this formulation. Thus regular consumption of Pippali in suggested quantity can help you to immune your body to quite an extent. Pippali has Anti-microbial, Anti-inflammatory activity. Consumption of Pippali is said to exhibit anti spasmodic action and hypoglycaemic effect which is believed to lower blood sugar level. It is also reported to be antagonist in respiratory depression. Also due to its cooling post-digestive effect consumption of Pippali is considered as a safe and effective option to avoid all sorts of digestive disorders. It shows strong anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial action, thus shielding and wielding the body against various infectious diseases. The herb is also believed to be lower blood cholesterol and sugar levels. It is antispasmodic and relieves respiratory distress.
JATHIPHALA (Myristica fragrans)
According to Ayurveda, it balances the Vata and Kapha doshas. It is a good digestive, and has properties of removing phlegm. It is also good for the skin.
PATRA (Cinnamomum tamala – Indian bay leaf)
Also called Tejpatta, and Tejpat, in English, Patra named as Indian Bay Leaf and botanically Cinnamomum Tamala is an Indian spice as well as an Ayurvedic medicine. Additionally, it stimulates the digestive enzymes, which helps to improve the digestion of food and increases the bioavailability of the nutrients during the digestion process in the intestine.
NAGAKESARA (Messua ferrea – ironwood tree)
Ironwood Tree possesses many therapeutic benefits. It is a hemostatic that stops bleeding and is also an anti-inflammatory. The Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India recommends the use of the plant in gout, hemorrhagic disorders and diseases of the urinary bladder.
TWAK (Cinnamom verum)
It is used for Neurological disorders, Cardiovascular diseases, Oxidative stress, Inflammatory disorders, Diabetes, Microbial infections, Cancer and other conditions extensively in Ayurveda.
Twak, Patra, and Nagakesara, three members of the mighty Chaturjataka group of drugs that possess anti-toxic, carminative, complexion-enhancing qualities are added in Bhrungarajasava also. Each of them is known for its digestive, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, and anti-hemorrhagic properties.
Bhringarajasava is Pitta alleviating so that it cools the body down, regulates digestive fire, and protects hair from greying. This traditional formulation is in the form of syrup with an alcohol base designed for rapid action. The sweetness makes it palatable and is liked by everybody from kids to adults.