|Name: Hundred Husbands
Name: Asparagus racemosus, Asparagus sarmentosus, Asparagus gonoclados, Asparagus adscendens
Names: Hundred Husbands, Shatavari, Shatamuli
This is found in the jungles around
8,000 feet altitude throughout India, especially Northern India. This is
related to asparagus adscendens, another herb.
aphrodisiac, antidysenteric, demulcent, diuretic, galactagogue,
nutritive, mucilaginous, refrigerant, stomachic, tonic
cancer - strengthens one from and for
Immune system boost-good for AIDS, Epstein
stiff joints and neck
This herb, used externally,
is said to increase breast milk and semen production. It also nurtures mucous membranes, blood cleanser, supplies female hormones, nourishes the
Decoction, powder, ghee, oil; for serious diseases like cancer, use one or more ounces daily.
Do not use if congested.
No information about the safety of this herb is available.
Use caution. Ayurvedic herbs are often taken in combination with others to neutralize the toxicity one herb with the opposing effect of other. Do not take except under the supervision of a qualified professional.
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