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SHATAVARI

SHATAVARI, Asparagus racemosus
Parts used: Root
Constituents: Steroidal saponins, glycosides, isoflavones, mucilage
 
Actions Indications
Tonic gentle

Adaptogen
Immunomodulator
Antibacterial
Diuretic mild
Antitussive
Galactagogue
Female reproductive system, infertility, postmenopausal symptoms, regulates hormones, chemotherapy, impotence, infertility. Atrophy of reproductive organs + Vit E
General weakness, fatigue
For after hysterectomy, mild oestrogenic activity

Lowers ADH, rheumatism, urinary infections, cystitis, oedema

Promotes lactation. Used for threatened miscarriage +Black haw
 
Herbal extract, 30-60mL per week
Energetics: Sweet, bitter, cold
Contraindications: None
 
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