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Chebulic myrobalan

Latin. Terminalia chebula Retz

Tibet. Arura


Botanical Name Terminalia chebula Retz.
English name Chebulic myrobalan
Tibetan Name Arura
Parts Used Fruit without seed
Altitude 300-1900 m
Pharmacological properties

Anti-allergic activity - exhibits antihistamine and antispasmodic activities.
Anti-fungal activity - active against common dermatophytes which are known causative agents of tinea; as well as against Candida albicans.
Anti-bacterial activity - active against Shigella sp., Proteus sp. (commonly responsible for urinary tract infections), Klebsialla pneumonia, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella sp., MRSA, Staphylococcus aureus, E. coli, H. pylori.
Anti-viral activity - active against cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus type 1, HIV-1.

Cardiovascular effects - increase cardiac output and have positive inotropic effect.
Gastrointestinal activity - increase GI motility.
Wound healing activity - cutaneous wounds and ulcers, including diabetic foot ulcer; gastrointestinal ulcers.

Anti-hyperlipidemic activity - reduce cholesterol, triglyceride, atherosclerotic lesions.
Antioxidant activity - exhibit protective activity agains lipid peroxidation, superoxide radical formation and free radical scavenging activities.
Anti-mutagenic activity
Anti-aging activity - inhibit oxidative stress and age-dependent shortening of telemetric DNA length; has cytoprotective effect.

Ethnomedicinal uses

Rejuvenation action:
Balances all elements (Wind, Bile and Phlegm)
Brings mind to peace
Restores physical strength
Strengthens eyesight
Supports heart and balances blood pressure

Gastrointestinal system:
Restores digestive heat
Balances appetite
Relieves meteorism and abdominal distension
Clears hoarseness and relieves thirst
Heals mouth and throat ulcers
Stops diarrhea caused by both cold and heat
Relieves hemorrhoids
Balances blood sugar levels

Immune system and detoxification:
Detoxifies body
Clears parasites
Purifies blood
Lowers cholesterol
Relieves itching
Expels cough
Supports lungs

Urinary system:
Supports kidneys
Helps to expel water from the body
Destroys and expels urinary bladder stones

Specific actions:
Destroys neoplasms
Used for gout treatment

Used in our products