Common Name: Ashwagandha
Commercial Part: Roots
Actions & Uses: Ashwagandha is popularly known as Indian Ginseng. It is useful in sexual & general weakness. It is diurectic, i.e. it promotes urination, acts as a narcotic and removes functional obstruction of the body. It gives vitality and vigour and helps in building greater endurance. It has been used in diseases such as rheumatism, leprosy and arthritis.