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Picrorrhiza, Picrorrhiza kurroa
Parts used: Root.
Constituents: Iridoids glycosides.
Actions: Immune Stimulant, Hepatoprotective, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-allergic, Bitter tonic, Choleretic.
Indications:
Acute and chronic infections, weakened immunity.
Hepatitis esp. C, toxic liver damage, liver infections, asthma.
As adjuvant therapy in allergies and autoimmune disorders like rheumatoid arthritis, anorexia.
Herbal extract: 10-30mL per week.
Energetics: very Bitter.