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- Product Code: HIMA111
- Weight: 60.00 Gram(s)
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Latin Name Glycyrrhiza glabra (Linn.)
English Names Licorice, Liquorice
Sanskrit / Indian Names Yashti-madhu, Yashti-madhuka
The principal constituent of licorice is glycyrrhizin. Licorice is used for the treatment of asthma, acute and chronic bronchitis and chronic cough. It is a mild anti-inflammatory in arthritis and rheumatism and is used to treat gastric, duodenal and esophageal ulceration or inflammation, heartburn and mouth ulcers.
The root in traditional medicine is used as a drug for strengthening muscle and bone, for increasing physical strength and for curing wounds in peptic ulcer. It is effective in acute cases of conjunctivitis, hyperprolactinemia. Glycyrrhizin, a glycosoid, has been shown to inhibit ulcers in rats and cures experimental gastric ulcers caused by acetic acid administration.
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The demulcent and anti-ulcerogenic action of Yashti-madhu is beneficial in gastric and duodenal ulcers. It promotes healing of ulcers.
1 capsule twice a day before meals with water.
Please maintain an hour's gap between intake of our products and other allopathic drugs.
* Recommended only at the age of 14 years and above.
The chromatograph is representative of the quality and consistency of the drug. Every single capsule of Himalaya Pure Herbs has identical chromatographs, indicative of highest standards of quality maintained by us. The pure herb bought by you anywhere in the world provides you with the same goodness.
Lancet, 1979, 1(8111), 319.
Takagi, K. and Ishii, Y., Peptic ulcer inhibiting properties of a new fraction from licorice root. I. Experimental peptic ulcer and general pharmacology, Arzneimittel- Forsch., 1967, 17, 11544.
Waner and Wolff. Edrs., New Natural Products and Plant Drugs with Pharmacological, Biological and Therapeutic Activity, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, New York, 1977, 178.