Indrayan Roots/इन्द्रायण की जड़: The Indrayan Roots/Bitter Apple plant has a large perennial root that sends out long and slender, angular, tough, rough vine-like stems. The stems are normally spread on the ground and have a tendency to climb over herbs and shrubs by their axillaries branching tendrils.
A scabrid perennial twining herb or climber, usually prostate, or spreading on ground with slender stem and bifid hairy tendrils. Roots deep, branched, stout, dull-yellowish or pale brown, smooth, cylindrical. This Indrayan Roots is available in cut pieces of 2 – 7 cm long, 0.2 – 2.5 cm thick, cylindrical, slightly twisted; dull yellow; longitudinal fissures present; fracture short; taste intensively bitter. In Fruit is bitter, emetic, cathartic, diuretic, expectorant and alternative. Used in chronic constipation, dropsy, fever, piles, asthma, jaundice and as hair tonic. Found in sandy soils throughout India up to 1500m mainly in Gujarat, Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan and Maharashtra.
This is perennial herbs usually trailing. Commonly found wild in the sandy lands of North West, the Punjab, Sind, and Central and southern India, and coromandal coast. Also found indigenous in Arabia, West Asia, and Tropical Africa and in the Mediterranean region. It originally bore the scientific name Colocynthis citrullus, but is now classified as Citrullus colocynthis. Tendrils are simple, 2- 3 fits slender and hairy. Leaves are very variable in size.
As per Ayurveda and Siddha system of medicine Citrullus colocynthis is Tikta –rasam, ushna veeryam, katu vipakam, purgative, diuretic, lagu, kaphaharam, puerperal disorders, abortifacient, ascites and dropsy. Oil from seed used in hair growth and maladu.
Indrayan Roots Benefits
According to a report Indrayan Roots has the following traditional medicinal uses: “diabetes, leprosy, common cold, cough, asthma, bronchitis, jaundice, joint pain, cancer, toothache, wound, mastitis, and in gastrointestinal disorders such as indigestion, constipation, dysentery, gastroenteritis, colic pain and different microbial infections.” Also, according to the same authors, who wrote a comprehensive review on several properties of Indrayan Roots, indicated that there are multiple medicinal and biological activities, including anti diabetic, anticancer, cytotoxic, antioxidant, anti lipidemic, insecticidal, antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory.
Colocynth is a rich source of functionally important bioactive compounds and therapeutics such as polyphenols, glycosides, triterpenes and cucurbitaceous and its fruit has been widely used for the treatment of many diseases including diabetes, rheumatism, paronychia, ulcer and cancer.
Indrayan Roots Details:
- Weight: 250 Gram (1 Packet) Provided by AstroMantra.com
- Form: Dried Raw Herb-Roots
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- Storage: Keep it in a dry place and away from moisture.
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