Shilajeet is a gum collected from the rocks of the Himalayan Mountains. It is a natural and effective remedy to expel toxins from the body, and supports the proper functioning of organs such as the kidneys, pancreas, liver and gallbladder.
A natural anti-oxidant that helps to expel deep toxins from tissues, it is an effective & natural remedy to counter the everyday wear and
tear of our busy modern life. Enhances vigour & vitality
ShilajeetÂ also known in the north of India asÂ salajit,Â shilajatu,Â mimie, orÂ mummiyoÂ is a blackish-brown powder or an exudate from high mountain rocks, especially in the Himalayans mountains between India and Nepal. ShilajeetÂ has been known and used for centuries by theÂ AyurvedicÂ medicine, as a rejuvenator and as antiaging compound.Â According to Indian traditional knowledge, shilajeet exerts action as a tonic, laxative,Â expectorant,Â diuretic, immune-modulator, lithotriptic, and antihypertensive when given internally, and it acts as antiseptic, analgesic, and germicide when applied externally. Shilajeet is given along with milk to control diabetes and to treat fractures. Several animal studies have shown that shilajit exhibits antioxidant, immunomodulatory, anti-inflammatory,Â adaptogenic, and antidyslipidemic activities (1).
- Bhavsar SK, Thaker AM, Malik JK. Chapter 51 – Shilajit. In: Gupta RC, editor. Nutraceuticals. Boston: Academic Press; 2016. p. 707-16.
Dosage and Directions
Â½ teaspoon mixed with honey, followed by warm water. Drink twice a day.