Vidanga is an ancient Ayurvedic herb commonly used for supporting gut health and relieving symptoms of digestive ailments.
Traditionally used for treating parasitic infections in the gut, Vidanga has come to be known for its ability to eliminate toxins from the digestive system, thus strengthening the digestive fire, Agni.
Vidanga can help expel threadworms, flush toxins from the gut and break down undigested substances.
Embelia ribesÂ has been documented inÂ AyurvedaÂ for treating various diseases, including diabetes mellitus (DM).Â The major active constituent from all the parts ofÂ ERÂ isÂ embelin. The fruits, leaves and roots are used to cure various diseases. The aqueous extract of the embelin has been reported to show antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, analgesic, and antifertility properties. It has also been used in abdominal disorders, lung diseases, constipation, indigestion, fungus infections, mouth ulcer, sore throat, pneumonia, heart disease and obesity (1).
- Durg S, Veerapur VP, Neelima S, Dhadde SB. Antidiabetic activity of Embelia ribes, embelin and its derivatives: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy. 2017;86:195-204.
Dosage and Directions
Â½Â teaspoon mixed with honey,Â twice a day or as directed by your practitioner.
Store in a cool, dry place (below 30Â°C) away from direct sunlight.