Ashwagandha eliminates chronic fatigue, is able to maintain a depot of serotonin and dopamine, which prevents excessive stimulation and exhaustion
Its name was derived from two Sanskrit words “Ashwa” – horse and “gandha” – grass. It gives a “horse” life and sexual energy, that’s why it is often used for male infertility and impotence. Ashwagandha eliminates chronic fatigue and tissue acidosis, is able to maintain a depot of serotonin and dopamine, which prevents excessive stimulation and exhaustion of the nervous system. The drug prevents the development of such unpleasant diseases as parkinsonism.
Ashwagandha takes in Ayurvedic medicine the same place as ginseng in Chinese medicine. This is the best anti-aging herb, particularly for muscles, marrow and semen and for people with a predominant Vata Constitution. Ashwagandha stops the aging process and activates anabolic processes. It is also used for general weakness of the body, with long-term chronic diseases, fatigue, insomnia, nervous exhaustion. It can be used externally for ulcers, wounds, boils. Ashwagandha is a great supplement to nutrition of pregnant women, as it strengthens the fetus.
Indications for use: general weakness, fatigue, nervous exhaustion, a period of recovery, exhaustion of children, the problems of old age, muscle weakness, insomnia, poor memory, sexual weakness, infertility, spermatorrhea, wet dreams, leukorrhea, multiple sclerosis, paresis, paralysis, rheumatism, arthritis of various etiologies, skin diseases, cough, shortness of breath, anemia.
It can be recommended to create optimal dietary conditions for the normal functioning of the nervous system, to prevent psycho-emotional stress, with the general prostration, exhaustion, nervous exhaustion, muscular weakness, insomnia, poor memory, sexual weakness, infertility, prostatitis, prostate cancer, wet dreams, and multiple sclerosis.
Traditionally, Ashwagandha is recommended in case of the diseases of the male genitals (spermatorrhea, insufficient quantity and quality of sperm, impotence). This drug is able to lead a male reproductive health to normal functioning, to give the quality and acuteness to sexual experiences.
In addition, Ashwagandha is able to significantly improve your stamina and increase muscle strength, raise the efficiency, to recover energy (and it does not raise blood pressure). The reception of Ashwagandha recommended to overcome stress and depression, to restore the nervous system, Ashwagandha relieves fatigue and anxiety level. Ashwagandha improves brain function, strengthens memory and increases concentration and learning ability.
Reception of Ashwagandha significantly increases the body’s defenses and increases its resistance to various infections. The natural antibiotics in the composition of Ashwagandha inhibits the reproduction of Staphylococcus, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, hemolytic Streptococcus and colibacteria. Ashwagandha improves digestion, thus there is a rapid breakdown of excess fat, that translates into muscle mass. In addition, the reception of Ashwagandha reduces the desire of the consumption of sweet, starchy foods, and alcohol. Studies have proven anti-cancer efficacy of Ashwagandha in the treatment of many cancer diseases. Ashwagandha also improves the nutrition of tissues and muscles, is great for recovering after physical exertion or illness.
Particularly, we recommend taking Ashwagandha for the elderly, as it tones and strengthens the body, removes pain in waist, back and legs, improves cardiovascular and respiratory systems, stimulates digestion, reduces swelling, supports the proper functioning of the adrenal glands. Reception of Ashwagandha increases the level of hemoglobin, number of erythrocytes, leukocytes and platelets, increases the production of cytotoxic T-cells.
In Ayurveda practice the reception of Ashwaganda is especially recommended, as it leads to balance Vata Dosha. Possessing a bitter, astringent, sweet qualities of Ashwagandha will help to harmonize the surrounding world and the internal organs of people of Vata, Vata-Pitta and Vata-Kapha Constitution.
The use of Ashwagandha
Ashwagandha is also used in cosmetics, as the drug normalizes the skin’s moisture balance and eliminates tissue acidosis; it normalizes skin tone, rejuvenating, softening it and making the skin smooth. Although Ashwagandha is considered a plant that is mostly used by men, but in some diseases it is recommended to women. So, the prolonged use of this drug (continuous course of 4-5 months) normalizes estrogen metabolism and endometriosis thus preventing the development of uterine fibroids, prevents the development of fibroids and mastitis, normalizes the menstrual cycle. The reception of Ashwagandha promotes healing of tissues after childbirth.