guduchi

guduchi (gōō·dōōˑ·chē),

n Latin name:
Tinospora cordifolia; part used: stem; uses: relieve pain, reduce joint inflammation, treat chronic fever; precautions: none known. Also called
cochinnaruha, gulancha, gurach, heartleaved moonseed, k'uan chin t'eng, k'uan chu hsing, moonseed, nirjara, and
putrawali.
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Similarly, proper use of Adusa ( Adhatoda zeylanica ) and Giloy or Guduchi ( Tinospora cordifolia ) juices helps to combat dengue .
Pepper and digestive and the Black Pepper respiratory systems and has a rejuvenating effect on lungs; Enhances thyroid hormone level; Enhance the bioavailability and absorption of other active ingredients Tinospora cordifolia Guduchi Anti-bacterial; Miers Immunomodulator Withania somnifera Ashwagandha Increases energy, youthful (L.
The Sanskrit name guduchi means one that protects the body from illnesses, providing the description of rejuvenator or adaptogen (Kennedy 2009).
In addition to supporting the body's immune system, Chyavanprash blends Ayurvedic herbs such as Guduchi and Haritaki to promote smooth functioning of the circulatory, nervous, respiratory and digestive systems.