Terminalia arjuna is a huge tree grows wild in many regions of South Asia and particularly in North India. The tree is 20-25 m tall. Leaves are green with pale yellow flowers, appears during September and November. The use of Terminalia Arjuna has been introduced by Vagbhata during 7th century CE. In Ayurveda, Terminalia arjuna has been used for the treatment of hemorrhages, ulcers, wounds and as cardiotonic.
Active compounds of Terminalia Arjuna
- Taninns, Gallic acid, ellagic acid, triterpenoid saponins (arjunic acid, arjunolic acid, arjungenin, arjunglycosides).
- Flavonoids (arjunone, arjunolone, luteolin), oligomeric proanthcyanidins, phytosterols.
- Magnesium, zinc, calcium and copper.
Description of Terminalia arjuna in Ayurveda
- Taste (Rasa) – Astringent and bitter
- Action (Virya) – Cooling
- Quality (Guna) – Cooling
- Tissue (Dhatua) – Plasma, blood, bone reproductive
- Channel (Srota) – Circulatory and Reproductive
Contraindication of Terminalia Arjuna
Package, composition, dosage of Ashwagandha Capsules:
Composition: 100% standardised extract, each capsule contains 500 mg of extract of Terminalia Arjuna (Combertacea) – 8:1 standardized to 8% tanins. Vegetarian capsule shell made from plant cellulose containing active moiety.
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Package: 60 capsules, 500 mg of pure herbal extract in each capsule extract, no additives
Dosage: 1 capsule twice daily
Arjuna capsules of planet Ayurveda are made from standardized extracts of best quality having no pesticides, no inorganic fertilizers and no added chemicals are there so no fear of anything these can be less potent or having side effects. This product has under gone potency, quality and purity check so that best quality reaches to people across the world.
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