It is a thorny shrub. The roots are white in color, hairy and almost round in shape.
Nutritive, tonic, galactogogue and demulscent.
Action and uses in Ayurveda
Kaphavardhak,vat pittashamak, shukral, mutral, balya and rasayan
Impotency, seminal debility, spermatorrhea
Asparagin, albuminous matter, mucilage and cellulose.
Properties and action
Guna: guru, snigdh
Powder and confections.
Therapeutic classification index:
- Digestive system: tubers are used in diarrhea, dysentery and general debility.
- Reproductive system: tubers are used in spermatorrhea, gleet and chronic
Dose: Powder- 3-6 Gms
Capsule Swet Musli contains pure powder of Swet Musli.
Dosage: one capsule twice a day, after meals.
Package size: 60 capsules.
- Dr.KM Nadkarni, The Indian Materia Medica, Vol.I, pg 151
- Prof P.V Sharma, Dravya Guna Vigyana, Vol II, pg 559