Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia)

Tinospora cordifolia commonly named as “Guduchi” in Sanskrit and Giloy in Hindi belonging to family Menispermaceae. Recently, the plant is of great interest to researchers across the globe because of its reported medicinal properties like anti-diabetic, anti-periodic, anti-spasmodic, anti-inflammatory, anti-arthritic, anti-oxidant, anti-allergic, anti-stress, anti-leprotic, anti-malarial, hepatoprotective, immunomodulatory and anti-neoplastic activities.  It is a powerhouse of antioxidants which fight free-radicals, keep your cells healthy and get rid of diseases. Giloy helps remove toxins, purifies blood, fights bacteria that causes diseases and also combats liver diseases and urinary tract infections. Giloy helps get rid of recurrent fevers. Since it is anti-pyretic in nature, it can reduce signs and symptoms of several life threatening conditions like Dengue, Swine Flu and Malaria as well. Giloy is very beneficial in improving digestion and treating bowel related issues. Giloy contains anti-inflammatory and anti-arthritic properties that help treat arthritis and its several symptoms. 

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Immunity enhancer, anti-oxidant, useful in preventing recurrent infections, good for liver and pancreas

Botanical Name

Tinospora cordifolia