Punarnava is a plant native to India that has been used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine for centuries. The root of the plant is used in various herbal preparations and is believed to have a number of health benefits. It is typically dried and ground into a powder or used to extract its active components. Punarnava root is thought to have diuretic and laxative properties, and it may also have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects.
As with any herbal remedy, it is important to speak with a healthcare provider before using Punarnava root to ensure it is safe and appropriate for you.
Botanical Name: boerhaavia diffusa
Also known as: hogweed, spreading hogweed, red spiderling, tarvine, khattan