Mulethi / Yashtimadhu (250g)
Mulethi or say Yashtimadhu or Licorice herb is the natural ayurvedic anti-viral herb to control the growth of viruses in the body. Naturally treating sore throat, chest congestion, strengthening of bones and muscles, kidney problems, bronchitis, mouth ulcers, hair loss, etc to name a few.
Benefits of Nxtgen Ayurveda Mulethi powder:
Anti-microbial activity – Mulethi Powder is very effective in protecting against virus, bacteria, and fungi due to the presence of Glycyrrhizin that blocks the microbial growth. The root extract possesses the power to control malaria (as per preliminary research), influenza and also helps in the treatment of herpes resulting in virus suppression and severity of sores.
Anti Virus / Anti Viral - Licorice root is emerging as a prominent player in the search for treatment and prevention for diseases like hepatitis C, HIV and influenza. The Chinese Journal of Virology confirms the antiviral activity of licorice root due to its triterpenoid content. Another 2010 publication notes licorice’s antioxidant, free radical-scavenging and immunostimulating effects.
Anti-inflammatory activity – Mulethi Powder or say yashtimadhu has powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic activity and can be used to treat chronic inflammation like rheumatic problems & arthritis, skin diseases and autoimmune diseases. It is also used for preventing any inflammatory conditions related to the eye and also to treat conjunctivitis with the help of glycyrrhizin activity that counteracts negative effects caused by cortisol.
Improves immunity – Mulethi Powder aids in increasing the production of lymphocytes and macrophage thereby improving your defense mechanism & preventing the microbial attack. It also helps in minimizing immune-related allergic reactions and autoimmune complications.
Memory improvement – Licorice exert a supportive effect on the adrenal gland and thus indirectly aid in stimulating the brain. It not only decreases the effects of amnesia & improves learning but its antioxidant property (mulethi contains flavonoids) renders a shielding effect on the brain cells.
Anti-ulcer activity – The potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of Mulethi Powder make it the best natural medicinal aid to treat ulcers of stomach, intestine, and mouth. The compound carbenoxolone synthesized from glycyrrhizin plays a key role in healing mouth and gastric ulcers along with reducing gastric secretions and promoting the development of intestinal mucus lining.
Liver protection – yashtimadhu is one of the most common traditional remedy used to treat jaundice. Its antioxidant property is the key for preventing your liver from the action of free radicals and toxic materials. This herb is also reported to exhibit protection against diclofenac-induced toxicity and also, in inhibiting damage of the liver.
Digestive aid – Liquorice is also used to deal with stomach and digestion problems with the help of glycyrrhizin and its compound, carbenoxolone. It is one of the ancient home remedies for relieving constipation, acidity, heartburn, stomach discomfort, inflammation of the digestive system and gastroesophageal acid reflux. As a mild laxative, it plays an effective role in bowel movements and also for the treatment of an allergic cough in addition to maintaining normal pH levels.
Hormonal regulation – The phytoestrogenic compounds present in Mulethi Powder exert valuable action against women hormonal imbalance problems, menopause symptoms like hot flashes & exhaustion, mood swings, etc. It is also found to help in cortisol production and relieving premenstrual issues like nausea and menstrual cramps. Mulethi Powder powder acts as the traditional medicine for nursing mothers to regulate body hormones and aid in milk secretion.
Heart-healthy effects – Research studies have proved that Mulethi Powder helps in controlling cholesterol levels by increasing the body’s flow of bile and also reducing high blood cholesterol levels. The anti-oxidant property of Mulethi Powder acts in increasing the blood capillary health, reducing inflammation, prevents blood vessel damage and block development of arterial plaque.
Other effects – Mulethi Powder roots work wonders in the treatment of depression, diabetes and respiratory tract infection like a sore throat (hoarseness of voice), cold and cough, etc in addition to rendering effective skin benefits, oral hygiene and weight loss. It is found to act as a cancer cure remedy, a potent aphrodisiac, and a powerful analgesic agent.
Recommended usage: Generally 1/2 to 3/4 Tsp. with water.
It is always better to consult your doctor/ physician/ dietitian.