Andrographis Paniculata Extract
Kalmegh extract Or Andrographis Paniculata is a very important medicinal plant of traditional medicine system. It is used in Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Homeopathy to treat broad variety of diseases. It is found growing wild throughout the plains and hills of tropical India, from Uttar Pradesh to Kerala, and also in Bangladesh, Pakistan and all South East Asian countries. All part of plant is extremely bitter due to which plant is known as king of bitter. This plant is called Hempedu Bumi (meaning bile of earth) in Malaysia. In Ayurveda it is used in various ailments related vitiated Pitta/ Kapha in Liver, Skin, and Intestine. As per Ayurvedic principle excess Pittacause disturbance in liver enzymes, which leads to inflammation in cells & thus viral load increases in whole body. This raises body temperature & fever symptoms sets in, in such situation Kalmegh / Andrographis powder is useful. It supports anti – viral &anti –bacterial action which helps in reducing fever and muscular & body pain.