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Cissus quadrangularis- 20gm

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Cissus quadrangularis

Parts Used: Above ground portion.
Properties: Analgesic, anti-inflammatory and blood tonic
Internal Applications: Tea, Tincture, Powder.
The stem and leaves of asthisamharaka have great medicinal value. The plant is used both, internally as well as externally.
It is used to promote the healing of bone fractures. For that purpose, externally, the crushed stems are used as a poultice over bone fractures, along with the juice of its roasted stems, orally, is given with ghee.
The powdered stem is mixed with pulses and fried in sesame oil, as a remedy for severaldisorders.
The typical recommended daily dosage of Cissus extract is between 100 and 500 mg.
Although the bulk of the research on Cissus centers around bone healing, the possibility exists that Cissus may act to improve bone healing it may improve the healing rate of connective tissue in general, including tendons.
Cissus quadrangularis is an adopted medicinal plant, now native to the hotter parts of Ceylon and India as well as much of sub Sahara Africa.
Besides the above-mentioned properties of Cissus, the plant is also rich in the vitamins/antioxidants vitamin C and beta-carotene.
Cissus also possesses analgesic properties on a mg per mg basis comparable to aspirin or anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen.
Also known as:
Asthisamharaka juice
Asthisamharaka powder
Asthisamharaka decoction of dried stalks.

Due to exorbitant overseas postage costs, the dried herbs can only be posted within Australia.

Potted plants always available Here