July 17, 2015
Herbal Remedies for Colon Cleansing
Colon cleansing is necessary for proper functioning of human body. It helps the body to get rid of undigested wastes that could obstruct the colon’s passageway. Colon cleansing may also help the body to eliminate the chances of getting colon cancer. Other beneficial contributions of this process are:
- Helps to get rid of obesity
- Good skin texture
- Proper digestion
- Improved energy and vitality
- Curbs diarrhea and constipation
HERBS FOR COLON CLEANSE
Colon cleansing herbs are mainly laxatives which improve the bowel movements and stimulate the colon to eliminate the toxins, mucous and parasites from the colon. Colon cleansing with the help of herbs is absolutely safe, as it does not produce any adverse effects.
Triphala is a combination of three great fruits – Amalaki, Haritaki and Babhitaki. Triphala preparations are so ancient and explained by our great Acharya’s in ayurvedic samhitas for taking out toxins effectively. Amla is known for its antioxidant properties which is a richest source of vitamin C. Haritaki is best laxative among Triphala and along with babhitaki whole Triphala acts as a very good immune modulator herbal remedy.
Senna is a flowering plant that acts as laxative. It contains anthraquinones which are powerful colon stimulates that relieves constipation and increases peristaltic movements of the colon. Due to which the bowel movement is regulated and corrected. Consume crushed senna herb or senna tea. Take a cup of boiled water and let it cool slightly before pouring it onto the herb. Steep for about 10 minutes and then strain the tea. Drink this tea to get relief from the colon problem. Or steep the herb in cold water for about 10 – 12 hours and then strain. It is best to drink the cold-tea. Or take senna supplements in tablets and capsules form to cleanse the colon.
Psyllium, a bulk-forming laxative, is a natural element that is rich in soluble fiber. A widely used colon cleanser, psylluim husks are helps colon to get rid of excess waste that can build up and cause health complications.
Barberry is a bitter tonic that helps support the liver functions and cleanse a congested bowel. Barberry is rich natural source of berberine. Berberine is a bright yellow substance extracted from the fruit. It has been used in traditional medicine for its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial effects. This well-known antiseptic is used to treat a wide range of infections of the ears, eyes, mouth, throat, urinary tract, skin and strep bacteria.
Ginger can help reduce bloating, stimulate colon functioning and keep the waste and harmful toxins at the bay. It aids digestion by stimulating the secretion of digestive juices. Use ginger in any form such as grated, juice or cut pieces for colon cleansing. Also, adding ginger to herbal tea will help in cleansing colon.
COLON CLEANSE HERBAL REMEDIES AT PLANET AYURVEDA
For easy convenience PLANET AYURVEDA presents with COLON CLEANSE herbal formulations like TRIPHALA CAPSULES, YAKRITPLIHANTAK CHURNA AND KUMARI SAAR. These all together work in very synergetic manner to open the channels and removes endotoxins out from the body. Improves circulation and enhances body’s stamina. Let’s have a look in detail –
1) Triphala Capsule
Triphala Capsule is a combination of Amalaki, Haritaki and Bhibitaki. It contains natural laxatives, bioflavonoids, vitamin C, linoleic oil and phospholipids that promotes the bowel movement and leads to the elimination of toxic materials from the body.
Benefits and Uses: It is widely used for intestinal disorders, stomach disorders, body detoxification, enhancing appetite, fat metabolism and liver functioning.
Dosage: 2 capsules twice daily, after meals with plain water.
2) Yakitplihantak Churna
Yakitplihantak Churna is comprised of various herbs such as Kalmegh, Bhringraj, Sharpunkha, Kaasni, Katuki, Bhumi Amla, Makoy and Punarnava. It improves functioning of liver and spleen by eliminating excess water and fat from the body.
Benefits and Uses: The various herbs present in the yakritplihantak churna treats many spleen and liver disorders including fatty liver, hepatitis B and liver cirrohsis. Yakritplihantak churna is also beneficial for certain conditions such as enlarged liver, high cholesterol, diabetes, hormonal imbalances, gall bladder stones, liver and kidney failure, urinary calculi and constipation.
Dosage: 1 teaspoonful twice daily with plain water or fruit juice after meals.
3) Kumari Saar
Kumari Saar is aloe vera juice which is rich in vitamins, amino acids and antioxidants which nourishes the body and strengthens immune system. It effectively cleanses the Colon leading to extraction of tons of benefits and an improved intestinal health overall.
Benefits and Uses: Kumari saar is beneficial to treat acute and chronic constipation, skin problems, acidity, ulcers, diabetes, liver dysfunction, hair loss, gout and arthritis.
Dosage: 3 tablespoon twice daily with equal parts of water.
ADVANTAGES OF COLON CLEANSE HERBAL REMEDIES
- Effectively cleanses the accumulated toxins from the colon, improves intestinal health overall and helps moderating constipation.
- Improves immunity, balances all three vital energies.
- Indicated as best Anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic and anti-bacterial herbal formulation.
- Improves digestion, fat metabolism and ensures proper functioning of body system including skin, liver and kidneys.