Arjuna is a plant that grows in Central and South India, in the foothills of the Himalayas, and in Bengal, Burma, Bihar and Sri Lanka. Leaves, bark and fruit are used for medical purposes. Arjuna is Ayurveda’s primary heart medicine and cardiac tonic, as it contains unique components in its composition which are beneficial to the entire cardiovascular system.
The drug has a toning and strengthening effect on the heart and lungs, normalizes blood flow in the coronary and cerebral vessels, lowers blood pressure, normalizes blood pressure and heart rate, strengthens the heart muscle. It has anti-inflammatory effect on the heart and internal organs. Arjuna reduces cholesterol activity, removes cholesterol from the body, relieves the symptoms of hypertension, alleviates insomnia, relieves headaches, improves concentration. The drug will also be useful to people suffering from liver cirrhosis.
Arjuna can be used as a standalone drug for the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular diseases and complex therapy together with other drugs.
Indications for use
Any disease of the heart and lungs;
Coronary heart disease, heart attack, stroke;
Heart failure; – irregular pulse, painful palpitations;
Insomnia of mental nature, stress, mental anxiety.
Drug Contraindications: pregnancy, lactation, individual intolerance of the drug.
Method of use:
Preventive treatment: 1 capsule before bed for three months. In case of the treatment of heart disease: 1 capsule three times a day twenty minutes before meal during a month.
It is understood that in Ayurveda there is no clearly defined dosage, everything is appointed individually by an Ayurvedic physician on the basis of age, weight, condition of a patient and other individual characteristics. Due to the fact that not everyone has the opportunity to visit an Ayurvedic doctor, we specify the minimum dosage. However, it is not necessary to increase the dose without the advice of a qualified professional.
The plant should not be taken by children, during pregnancy and during breast-feeding. Since it is assumed that Terminalia Arjuna reduces blood sugar levels, people, who suffer from diabetics, need to adjust the dosage of their medications with a doctor. Also due to the lower sugar levels you should stop receiving Terminalia Arjuna for two weeks before any planned abdominal surgery. Before receiving the plants you should consult a doctor.
The drug has a strengthening and regenerating effect not only on the heart but the pulmonary vessels, blood vessels of the brain.
It is a good antiseptic that allows its use in various inflammatory processes, such as heart and other organs.
The application allows Arjuna removing cholesterol from the body, in addition to successfully use of the drug for insomnia for a soothing effect.
It is also a good analgesic for headaches. The drug has the ability to improve concentration.
Ayurvedic doctors also recommend the use of Arjuna as prevention in the formation of kidney stones.
The antioxidant properties of Arjuna are successfully used for output of free radicals in diseases such as cancer and arthritis.
The powder of the bark of Arjuna tree helps in chronic bronchitis, which is associated with heart disease.