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Nelanelli Leaves

Also Known As : Dukong anak, Bhumi Amalaki
Technical Name : Phyllanthus niruri

Vegetarian

Description

Nelanelli leaves is a widespread tropical plant commonly found in coastal areas, known by the common names gale of the wind, stonebreaker or seed-under-leaf. It is high in phytochemicals; glycosides, alkaloids, flavonoids, phenyl-e-proponoids, ellagitanis, gernanin, amarin, corilagin, found in the stem, roots and leaves. The leaves also contain niranthin and phyltetralin, while the root is also known to contain kaemferol and criodictiol.

Health benefits

  •  Bhumi Amla is one the best herb for managing liver problems like swelling in the liver, jaundice and weak liver function. It not only helps in liver detoxification but also helps in nourishment due to its properties of Rasayana( rejuvinating ) and Pitta balancing.(1)

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