Ashwagandha/ Winter Cherry
Latin name: Withania Somnifera
Part Used: Root
Actions: Adaptogen, Anti-Anaemic, Analgesic, Anti-Cancer, Aphrodisiac, Anti-inflammatory, Cardioprotective, Mukd sedative, Thyroid balancing, Mild Sedative, Immune-Modulator, Rejuvenative, Reproductive atonic, Tonic herb, Nervine.
Clinical indication for use:
Nervous System: Regarded as one of the most exceptional nerve tonics in the herbal formulary. Great for Anxiety, Stress, Depression, Panic attacks, Nervous exhaustion, Insomnia, Over-work, Fear, Tension, Neurosis, Excessive thinking, hyperactivity, and ADHD. A powerful Adaptogen helps to buffer against stress by balancing stress hormones, providing a sense of calmness and clarity.
Immune system; Powerful immune tonic. Optimally modulates immunity. Indicated for immune conditions such as Rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and MS. Also been used in chronic immune deficiency conditions such as Cancer, Cyclical infections, CFS, Fibromyalgia, and HIV/AIDS.
Reproductive System; A Potent male tonic, increases vigor and capacity. Helpful in the management of low sperm count, impotence, and reduced libido. Famous tonic to increase male and female fertility. It helps to regulate the menstrual cycle, indicating use in irregular, scanty, and/or painful periods.
Thyroid; Important herb in the management of hypothyroid disorders. It has been shown to regulate thyroid activity, possibly due to its adaptogenic abilities
Ashwagandha is contraindicated in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding.
Please consult your physician for any medical condition