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Ayurvedic herbs for women

Updated: Jan 16

Discover the Power of Ayurvedic Herbs for Hormonal Balance

Are you struggling with hormonal imbalances and looking for a natural way to restore harmony within your body? Ayurveda, the ancient holistic system of medicine, offers a treasure trove of herbs that can support your hormonal health. In this blog, we'll explore some powerful Ayurvedic herbs, their indications, and contraindications.

1๏ธ. ๐—”๐˜€๐—ต๐˜„๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ต๐—ฎ (Withania somnifera):

Ashwagandha means 'that which has the smell of a horse' as it gives vitality and strength of horse.

Indications: Ashwagandha is renowned for its adaptogenic properties, helping your body cope with stress and anxiety. It also aids in boosting energy levels, enhancing fertility, helps in sleep and regulating menstrual cycles. It is a fortifying herb used in conditions of weakness and tissue deficiency. It pacifies Vata and Pitta.

Contraindications: If you have low blood pressure or are on medications that induce drowsiness, consult a qualified Ayurvedic practitioner before use.

2๏ธ. ๐—ฆ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜ƒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ถ (Asparagus racemosus):

Shatavari means 'who possesses a hundred husbands' as its main action is to fortify the female reproductive system.

Indications: Shatavari is the main ayurvedic herb for the female reproductive system. It may help alleviate menstrual irregularities, PMS symptoms, and menopausal discomforts. It also supports fertility and lactation in new mothers. It pacifies Pitta and Vata.

Contraindications: Not recommended for individuals with a history of estrogen-sensitive cancers, high levels of toxins and Kapha. Always consult your Ayurvedic expert before using any herbs, especially during pregnancy.

3๏ธ. ๐—ฉ๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ธ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฎ (Pueraria tuberosa):

Indications: Vidarikanda is commonly used in Ayurveda to address hormonal imbalances, supporting healthy menstrual cycles and female reproductive functions. It also aids in managing menopausal symptoms.

Contraindications: Avoid use during pregnancy, as it may stimulate uterine contractions. If you have diabetes, consult your healthcare professional before using Vidarikanda.

4๏ธ. ๐—ง๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ฎ (Terminalia chebula):

Indications: Triphala is a blend of three fruits, including Haritaki (Terminalia chebula). It helps detoxify the body and supports digestive health, which indirectly influences hormonal balance.

Contraindications: Individuals with diarrhea or loose stools should avoid using Triphala. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should seek expert advice before consumption.

๐—๐—ผ๐—ถ๐—ป ShaktiFlow o๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—›๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐˜€๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ ๐— ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟ๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—›๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—บ

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