Tribulus terrestris

Tribulus terrestris

Botanical Name : Tribulus terrestris Family : Zygophyllaceae Common Name : Gokshura An annual creeping herb used in both traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurveda for purposes mostly related to cardiovascular health, virility, and urogenital health. Active Principles:...
Styphnolobium japonicum

Styphnolobium japonicum

Botanical Name : Styphnolobium japonicum Family : Fabaceae Common Name : Sophora japonica, Japanese pagoda tree, Chinese scholar tree One of the 50 fundamental herbs used in traditional Chinese medicine. It is currently recorded in both the Chinese Pharmacopoeia and...
Shilajit

Shilajit

Shilajit, also called mineral pitch, is the result of slow decomposition of plant matter and minerals over centuries. Considered a millenary product of nature. A sticky, black, tar-like substance that exudates from high mountain rocks, especially in the Himalayans...
Serenoa repens

Serenoa repens

Botanical Name : Serenoa repens Family : Arecaceae Common Name : Saw palmetto A small palm tree, growing to a maximum height of seven to ten feet. Saw palmetto gets its name from the sharp saw-like teeth on its stalks. Native Americans from the Seminole tribe in...
Piper methysticum

Piper methysticum

Botanical Name : Piper methysticum Family : Piperaceae Common Name : Kava People of Polynesia, Micronesia and Hawaii have been making a ceremonial drink from the root of the kava for over 3000 years and is renowned for providing quick relaxation. Referred to as...
Tinospora cordifolia

Tinospora cordifolia

Botanical Name : Tinospora cordifolia Family : Menispermaceae Common Name : Guduchi, amrita or giloe A large, glabrous, deciduous climbing shrub distributed throughout the tropical Indian subcontinent and China. Derives its name, Amrita from Hindu mythology of the...