Shatavari Roots Powder
INTRODUCTION: Shatavari Roots Powder has been used for centuries in Ayurveda as an aid for the reproductive system, particularly for females. Shatavari Roots Powder is a plant with a woody stem that sends runners out, has needle like leaves, with small white flowers and having one hundred roots. Scandant, much branched spinous undershrub with tuberous, short root stock bearing numerous fusiform tuberous roots.
PHYTOCONSTITUENTS: Its principal constituents include saponins, sitosterol and stigmasterol with their glucosides, alkaloids, proteins and tannins. The plant contains the triterpene saponins called shatavarin I-IV. The ingredients in the shatavari plant include steroidal saponins, isoflavones, asparagamine A and polysaccharides.
PARTS USED: Dried Root Powder.
PRECAUTIONS: None known.
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