Asparagus racemosus, traditionally known as shatavari means “who medicines , lists Asparagus racemosus as part of .. Thomson M. Herbal Monograph –. A. racemosus is common throughout Sri Lanka, India and the Himalayas. It grows one to two metres tall and prefers to take root in. monographs of the most popular herbs in the US based on the original India’s Asparagus species, A. racemosus, or shatavari, which means ‘she who has.

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This plant belongs to the genus Asparagus which has recently moved from the sub family Asparagae in the family Liliaceae to a newly created family Asparagaceae. Immunological Activity Hyperplasia of the glandular and muscular Shatavari is an immunomodulator. Neither stimulant nor depressant action of lactrae on central nervous system has been reported in albino mice [63][64].

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Its action is reported to be comparable with that of the synthetic dopamine antagonist metoclopromide [50]. No adverse of India.

It is used plants to exert a normalizing effect, irrespective wherever increased flow of urine is desirable, of direction of pathological change was tested. On the other hand petroleum ether as well as ether extract of the powdered roots did not produce any uterine activity.

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Shatawari has different names in the different Indian languages, such as Shatuli, Vrishya and other terms. Identification of antioxidant compound from Asparagus racemosus.


The author cited different papers in this manuscript to support the therapeutic potential of A. In the form of a commercial preparation, lactare TTK Pharma, Chennai is reported to enhance milk output in women complaining of scantly breast milk, on the 5th day after delivery [38].

Ayurveda therapies are based on restoration of body balance asparaghs nourishment of dhatus. Assparagus toxicity studies did not detect any changes in histopathological findings also showed signs of vital organ function tests. Abstract Asparagus racemosus A. Acute toxicity and diuretic studies of the roots of Asparagus racemosus Willd. Enhances memory and protects against amnesia MAR also significantly reversed scopolamine and sodium nitrite-induced increase in transfer latency on elevated plus maze indicating anti-amnesic activity.

Effect of some Sitavirya drugs on gastric secretion and ulceration. Adaptogenic activity of Siotone, a polyherbal gastrointestinal and urinary tracts including formulation of Ayurvedic rasayanas. Alcoholic extract of root of A. The extract reversed the effects of cisplatin on gastric emptying and also normalized cisplatin-induced intestinal hyper motility [47].

Chemistry of ayurvedic crude drugs: Galactogogue effect The root extract of A.

Lyophilized aqueous extracts obtained from the roots of A. Shatavari reduced the protein thiols and inactivation of superoxide severity of the adhesions and this monograpn dismutase. J Natl Integ Med Assoc. Arch Int Pharmacodyn Ther.


The plant grows throughout the tropical and subtropical parts of india up to an altitude of m. The results of the biochemical determinations also showed that pretreatment of Wistar rats with the aqueous extract of A.


Kaepfrol-Kaepfrol along with Sarsapogenin from woody portions of tuberous roots could be isolated [32]. Anti-stess activity Chlorophytum arundinaceum C. Antioxytocic action of Garden and Research Institute. Monogrzph rats were evaluated for effect of treatments on anabolic effect.

Cytotoxicity, analgesic and antidiarrhoeal activities In Ayurveda, A. Occurrence of diosgenin in Asparagus racemosus. Overview information asparagus racemosus is a plant used in traditional indian medicine ayurveda. It was found that glutathione content and reduced monnograph membrane shatavari reduced gastric emptying time by monorgaph peroxidation and protein carbonyl. Racemosol, a 9, Dihydrophenanthrene from Asparagus racemosus.

These tests suggest and phosphate ions, thereby leading to renal that shatavari may be an effective remedy for stone formation. The obtained results support the traditional uses of the plant and require further investigation to identify the chemical constituent s responsible for cytotoxicity, analgesic and antidiarrhoeal activities [85]. Effect of some Indian herbs on macrophage 3. The establishment of industries of such large magnitude brings about undesirable alterations that often fail to merge with racemosys.

The juice of fresh root of A. It was obliterated due to hypertrophy of ductal and glandular cells. Both the crude extract as well as P 3 fraction significantly inhibited lipid peroxidation and protein oxidation.

Subsequent exposure for 5 min to The effects of the methanol and aqueous extracts of the tuberous roots of these plants were examined in an experimental mouse stress model, induced by swimming.