Properties and Uses:
This famous Ayurvedic laxative compound is gentle, non-addictive, and effective, with tonic properties useful in the management of chronic constipation, chronic diarrhea, abdominal gas and distention. It has rejuvenative and astringent properties, and is "Tridoshic
", meaning it is suitable for any constitutional type (any of the three doshas). It also is traditionally used in the management of diabetes and eye diseases.