Punarnava is a pure herb extract. Punarnava literally means Renewer in Sanskrit. Boerhaavia helps tone the urinary system and promotes health of the urinary tract. Punarnava helps maintain efficient kidney function, with its diuretic action. The herb supports the body’s natural ability to remove fluids.
Boerhaavia is also considered to be a heart tonic and kidney tonic. It also helps to maintain healthy skin.
It works as a diuretic.
In addition, it also has antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic properties, which are beneficial in treating urinary tract disorders such as chronic and recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs), including UTIs in pregnancy.
It also reduces edema associated with kidney dysfunction.
Usage and Indication:
- works as a diuretic.
- it also has antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic properties,
- treating urinary tract disorders
- reduces edema associated with kidney dysfunction.
Botanical Name : : Boerhavia Diffusa
Family Name: : Nyctaginaceae
Common Name: : Hog Weed, Spreading Hog Weed, Pig Weed, Horse Purslane, Tar Vine
Punarnava is a weed that grows in India. It is a creeping, spreading plant that grows upto 2 meters in length. It has pink flowers with green or brown oval fruits. Its roots, leaves and seeds are used for medicinal purposes.