Boerhaavia diffusa MT is used in cases of asthma; high blood pressure, dropsy, jaundice, gonorrhoea, general heart troubles and bites of venomous animals. The roots are diuretic, laxative, and expectorant in asthma. It is also used in stomach, in oedema, anaemia, ascites, anasarca, for scanty urine and for internal inflammation. Research reports support its diuretic, anti-inflammatory (like hydrocortisone) use. Reports of use in night blindness, restoration of virility, chronic peritonitis, abdominal tumor and cancer are available in the literature. A recent study indicates that punarnavine could enhance the immune response against metastatic progression of B16F-10 melanoma cells in mice.
1. W. Boericke, New Manual of Homoeopathic Materia Medica & Repertory [with Relationship of Remedies], Second Re-Augmented & Revised Edition Based on Ninth Edition, Reprint Edition 2002, B. Jain Publishers, New Delhi.
2. Dr. P. N. Varma, et al., A Compendium of Rare and Clinically Established Mother Tinctures, 4th Edition, Dr. Willmar Schwabe India Pvt. Ltd., A-36, Sector 60, Noida.
What is Boerhaavia Diffusa MT?
Boerhaavia Diffusa MT is a pure extract of the flowering plant Four o?clock which is commonly known as Punarnava. It is a herb with Anti-cancer and Anti-inflammatory properties. It is also known to have Anti Diabetic and Diuretic properties.
What are uses/benefits of Boerhaavia Diffusa MT?
It is known to have diuretic effects and has the ability to decrease the proliferation of immune cells hence helping in cases of cancer. It also has anti oxidant properties that help delay cell ageing and hence increase the longevity. Its anti diabetic properties are at power with standard diabetic drugs such as Metformin and Glibenclamide although further research is needed to confirm it.
How to use Boerhaavia Diffusa MT?
It is to be taken as an internal medicine. Please note that the dosage of single homoeopathic medicines varies from drug to drug depending upon the condition, age, sensitivity and other things. Unless otherwise prescribed, it is to be taken as 10-20 drops in half a cup of normal water 2-3 times daily till symptoms disappear. We strongly recommend that the medication should be taken as per the physician?s advice.
What are the side effects of Boerhaavia Diffusa MT?
No known side effects reported.
What precautions to take before using Boerhaavia Diffusa MT?
Maintain half an hour gap between food/drink/ any other medicine. Avoid strong smell in the mouth while taking the medicine.
Is Boerhaavia Diffusa MT suitable for children?
How long should I take Boerhaavia Diffusa MT?
Until the symptoms improve or as per the Physicians prescription.
Is it safe to use Boerhaavia Diffusa MT during pregnancy?
It is advised to consult your Physician before taking Boerhaavia Diffusa MT during Pregnancy or Lactation.
Manufactured in India by Dr. Willmar Schwabe India Pvt. Ltd. A-36, Sector-60, Uttar Pradesh, Noida – 201304.
Country of Origin: India.
Registered office Address: Dr. Willmar Schwabe India Pvt. Ltd. H-36, Green Park Extension, New Delhi, Pin: 110016.
Expiry: 5 years for the date of manufacturing.