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Tylophora


Tylophora: Tylophora Indica
Other names: Antmool,
Traditional Usage:
Allergies, Asthma. congestion, constipation, cough, diarrhea, jaundice, rheumatoid arthritis, skin ulcers, wounds, bronchial asthma, cancer, dysentery, hay fever, inflammation, dermatitis, colds, psoriasis, whooping cough, respiratory infections
Resource: India, Sri lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Africa, Australia
Parts used: Roots and leaves
Herb Action: Anti-fungal, anti-microbial, anti-asthmatic, anti-allergic, anti-diabetic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antitumour, emetic, cathartic, laxative, expectorant, diaphoretic, purgative, anti-bacterial,
Health Warning: Avoid using if you are pregnent or breastfeeding

Tylophora (Tylophora indica) is a climbing perennial plant indigenous to India, where it grows wild in the southern and eastern regions and has a long-standing reputation as a remedy for asthma. It has been used for the treatment of various respiratory problems including allergies, bronchitis and colds, as well as dysentery and oseteoarthritis pain. It is an endangered species status..


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