logo

Research

Help: To find Illnesses or Conditions associated with a Herbal Remedy. Select a letter from A - Z of Herbal Remedies. Or Scroll lists. Or Use Search.

Indian Gooseberry, Amla Remedies


Indian Gooseberry/Amla
Other Names:
Indian Gooseberry, Amla, Aamla, Avia, Yu Gan Zi, Emblica Officinalis
Traditional Usages: Inks and Dyes, Hair Tonic, Baldness, Improving Vision, Menstrual Cramps, Urinary Problems,  Constipation, Diarrhea, Dysentery, Tuberculosis, Asthma, Bronchitis, Obesity, Acid Reflux, Indigestion, Jaundice, Insomnia,  Hay Fever, Rheumatism, Candidiasis, Vaginal Discharge, Gonorrhea, Cough, Anorexia, Acne
Resources: India, Bangladesh, China, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri lanka
Parts Used: Fruit, Root, Bark, Stem, Seeds, Leaf
Herbal Research: Amla (Emblica Officinalis) also known as Indian Gooseberry, is an edible, bitter tasting fruit renowned for its extraordinarily high levels of Vitamin C and antioxidants. Traditionally used for its natural hair conditioning properties, Amla is mixed into a paste to nourish and replenish the hair leaving it soft, silky and lustrous.
Health Warning: Avoid contact with the eyes. Allergy advice: Skin test this herb on the back of your hand and leave for 24-hours before applying to your head - if there is skin irritation, do not use this herb..


Health Issues

Mother Nature could have the answer to treating several causes of blindness, according to a ground-breaking study involving scientists from the University of Surrey

VIEW MORE

A $5.7 billion global medical bill to restore sight for the estimated 45 million people with cataracts could be slashed in half by a diet rich in colourful fruits and vegetables, according to an international study.

VIEW MORE

UK-based trade group the Health Food Manufacturers Association (HFMA) has written a formal letter of complaint to the BBC about a controversial BBC2 Horizon programme about the food supplements industry.

VIEW MORE