Guggul: General Health Tonic
Guggul, commonly known as "Indian Bdellium" is one of Ayurveda's oldest and most renowned herbs that have been used centuries down the lane for its multi-beneficial capabilities. Guggul is known in Hebrew, Greek and Latin as Bdellium. In the original ancient texts written thousands of years ago, Guggul has been given special emphasis for its amazing healing qualities. It is truly inspiring that Modern medicine is now validating many of its traditional benefits.
Each vegetarian capsule contains 750mg Guggul Gum Resin(Cammiphora Mukul). See label for more details.
It helps in balancing Pitta (for soothing effect), Vata (for relaxation) and Kapha ( for rejuvenation). It helps to balance Vata and Kapha Dosha.
|| Commifora mukul
|| Water hyssop,Pennell, Herb-of-Grace, Indian Bedellium
|| Gum Resin
Besides being an generl health tonic, Guggul has a number of other benefits,
- Aids in lowering cholesterol levels*
- Supports normal liver and pancreatic functions*
- Improves Immunity*
- Powerful rejuvenating capability for connective tissues*
- Supports normal joint functioning*
No side effects have been reported.
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