Digestion is the process of breakdown of food particles into small water soluble food molecules. This is a form of catabolism means breakdown of complex molecules into simpler ones. Digestive system is a uniquely designed system which is used to turn the food into nutrients. The body uses these nutrients for energy, growth and cell repair. The most important organ for digestion is our liver as it has more than 500 functions. In this article we are going to discuss herbal formulation named Sharpunkha capsules which is effective against liver and spleen disorders.
Sharpunkha capsules are single herbal ayurvedic formulations prepared using standardized extract of Tephrosia purpurea and are well known for their spleen detoxifying properties. It also purifies the blood and sustains the normal liver functioning. It manages numerous health ailments like splenomegaly, Indigestion and skin disorders.
Sharpunkha (Tephrosia purpurea) – 500 mg
Description of The Ingredient
Sharpunkha is well known for its spleen detoxifying properties. It has Tikta (pungent), kshaya (astringent) rasa and laghu properties. Sharpunkha is very effective on the spleen and liver, and thus helps in enhancing immunity. It also acts as a rakta shodhak which means it purifies blood, it helps in metabolising digestion. In dental caries its stem is used to brush teeth and the oil of its seeds is very effective in skin.
Method of Preparation
- A standardized extract of Sharpunkha is extracted from the plant and is prepared in powder form
- Then this extracted powder is filled in vegetarian shell capsules
- It should be stored in an airtight container
Sharpunkha capsules are the single herbal formulation. It helps in the detoxification of the liver and also helps in the regeneration of new liver cells. This formulation also provides relief from cough, cold, weight loss, Decreased appetite, anorexia, ascites, edema etc. This herb is also quite beneficial in the treatment of Skin problems such as eczema, itching, leprosy etc. Sharpunkha is also loaded with kidney protective properties. It helps to strengthen the kidneys and also aids in the removal of waste material from the body. It has anti-inflammatory properties and helps to reduce the inflammation in the body. Also use of this herb is quite good in digestive ailments like indigestion, heartburn, intestinal pain, acidity etc. These capsules show good results in bleeding disorders also.
Dosha Karma (Effects On Dosha)
It balances Vata and Kapha dosha
2 capsules twice a day with plain water after meals
Classical Indication (Rogadhikar)
Yakrit Pliha roga (Liver and spleen disorders)
- Enhances spleen functions
- Manages various viral infections such as viral hepatitis
- Reduces excessive thirst
- Aids in managing diarrhea
- Useful in skin disorders
- Avoid giving in pregnancy and lactating women
- Advised under expert supervision
At last we can say that this herbal product of Planet Ayurveda shows good results in above mentioned health problems. These capsules are 100% pure and vegetarian. They are also free from additives and chemicals. If anyone is suffering from liver cirrhosis then these capsules give good results.