TERMINALIA ARJUNA also Known as Arjuna, Arjuna Herb, Arjuna Root.
Terminalia Arjuna

Terminalia Arjuna

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Terminalia Arjuna
Combretaceae
Bark
Through out india.
Bark
Arjuna, Arjuna Herb, Arjuna Root

Uses:

Terminalia Arjuna powder can be used as a cardio-tonic, for follow-up of heart attack, when taken in regular basis. Regular use of it lowers the chance of further attack. It enhances the cardiac output and lets the heart to function steadily by strengthening it's muscles, regulates all related functions and lessens fat deposits. Terminalia Arjuna powder is beneficial in reducing cholesterol level, checking blood loss, inflammation, semen discharges and menorrhagia

Terminalia Arjuna powder is very effective in case of skin lessens like acne, also found to be effective in case of oedema, mostly in form of paste.

Terminalia Arjuna is advocated in case of hemoptysis in a combined form with equal amount of sandalwood powder, sugar and rice water. This form is for internal use.
For treating phthisis Terminalia Arjuna powder is to be soaked in the juice of Adhatoda vasica along with it added the sugar candy and cow's ghee.

The bark powder possesses diuretic and a general tonic effect in cases of cirrhosis of the liver, in addition to prostaglandin enhancing and coronary risk factor modulating properties. It induces a drug-dependent decrease in blood pressure and heart rate. Oral administration of an aqueous suspension of the bark powder reduces coagulation, bleeding and prothrombin time.