Ashwagandha/Withania Somnifera

Trade Name: Ashwagandha/Withania Somnifera
Botanical Name: Withania Somnifera
Active Principle: Withanolodies 1.5%-2.5%, Alkaloides-80%-1.5%
Description: Brown/Cream color free flowing powder with slight bitter taste and characteristic Odor.

Properties/Uses:Ashwagandha is often referred to as the Indian Ginseng for its multifunctional properties. Ancient belief claims that there is no other herb in Ayurveda as prominent as Ashwagandha. The Chalk like root of the Ashwagandha plant consists of Alkaloids with very effective cure in the case of Bronchitis, Leucoderma and Asthama. Ashwagandha has gained popularity in the international market because of its strong medicinal values. Ashwagandha increases the iron content in blood and is considered one amongst the several Ayurvedic herbs capable of treating AIDS.