Gokshura

  • Gokshura is a wonderful healing plant. This wonder drug has a wider range of properties with systemic benefits to kidneys, reproductive system, the heart etc.
  • Gokshura is a medicine used ages before the alternative system of medicine especially in ayurvedic science. This is also widely used in Chinese traditional medicine.
  • It is effective in promoting muscle strength and is also an anti oxidant so very popular among body builders.
  • Scientifically it is called Tribulus terrestris tree. In ayurveda it is the best medicine for kidneys.

Energy gives: 

  • Like said earlier, it is used among body builders, as it can produce energy and vitality. It promotes muscle strength and body composition.

In urinary system:

  • Best herb to normalize the functions of urine. Promotes free flow of urine. Cools and soothen the membrane of this urinary tract, cleanses and strengthens the urinary system organs – kidneys, urinary bladder, gall bladder etc.
  • Cures kidney and gall bladder stones. Treats painful urinatrox (dyeuria), haematuria ( bleeding with urine), nephritis.

Reproductive system:

  • Used in different ailments of the reproductive system especially male reproductive system.
  • Enhances energy and boosts vitality and libido. Promotes sperm production and ovulation.
  • Given in male impotency and low sperm count. Can improve the quality of sperm.
  • Cures spermaturia. Improves the synthesis of male sex hormones. Also good for  hypertrophy of  prostate gland in males.
  • Good for erectile dysfunctions – helps in strengthening the penile tissue and enhances penile erector.

Acts as an aphrodisiac

  • Stimulates the sexual power in men. Increase the sexual drive and libido in men.
  • Present as an ingredient in herbal formulas which is used to increase sexual drive in men.

For female reproductive system

  • Used to calm down premenstrual syndromes and reduce the symptoms of menopause.
  • In PCOS (Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome) – it helps to reduce the size of cyst and strengthens the body muscles.

For reducing weight

  • Since a natural diuretic herb, it increases the strength for exercising. This has a tremendous ability of anti-obesity action.

For the heart

  • It is a good tonic for the heart. It increases the activity of heart. Helps to lower the blood pressure and high cholesterol level.

In diabetes

  • It helps to reduce the tendency of separated urination in UTI, cystitis and diabetes.

For respiratory system

  • Helps to control wheezing, cough and other respiratory disorders.

For the eyes

  • It is found in many herbal formulae used to treat headache, vision problems, eye clearangements, conjunctivitis etc.

DR.PRAPANCH

BAMS,MD(AYU) MS(Psychotherapy and Counseling) Grandson of ayurvedic legend Edayadi kunhikannan vaidyar (known as Edayadi Vaidyar) who held the lamp of great wisdom of Ayurvedic Ashtavaidya System.Read More...