Asparagus racemosus, traditionally known as shatavari means “who medicines , lists Asparagus racemosus as part of .. Thomson M. Herbal Monograph –. A. racemosus is common throughout Sri Lanka, India and the Himalayas. It grows one to two metres tall and prefers to take root in. monographs of the most popular herbs in the US based on the original India’s Asparagus species, A. racemosus, or shatavari, which means ‘she who has.

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Hypolipidaemic and hepatoprotective effects of ethanolic and aqueous extracts from Asparagus officinalis L. Antitussive effect of dihydrophenanthrenes: As shown in Figure 2Bperfusion with hexane, chloroform and ethyl acetate fractions evokes a significant increase in insulin release in an almost similar pattern, with a peak increase above basal ofand fold, respectively.

Asparagus racemosus against damage induced by gamma-radiation in rat liver mitochondria. Effect of herbal galactogogue Lactare a pharmacological and clinical observation.

Gastroduodenal ulcer protective activity of Asparagus racemosus: Shatavari is Terminalia chebula were administered orally however, used for sexual debility and infertility to experimental animals, in a dose extrapolated in both sexes. Fukasawa Structure of asparagamine A, a novel polycyclic alkaloid from Asparagus racemosus. Effect of Convolvulus pluricaulis Choisy and Asparagus racemosus Willd on learning and memory in young and old mice, a comparative evaluation.



Isoflavonesmethoxy-5, 6, 4-trihydroxy isoflavonebeta-D-glucopyranoside [23]. The saponin inhibited oxytocin-induced uterine contractions in vivo. Footnotes Conflict of interest statement: Trace minerals are found in roots-zinc Antioxdant properties of Asparagus racemosus against damagedinduced by gamma radiation on rat liver mitochondria. Choudhary BK, Kar A. Chem Pharm Bull Tokyo.

These results prove that the aqueous extract of the roots of A. The author cited different papers in this manuscript to support the rracemosus potential of A. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Antiulcer and Ther ; Due to destructive harvesting, combined with habitat destruction, and deforestation, the plant is now considered endangered in its natural habitat.

Anti-inflammatory effects of Asparagus cochinchinensis extract in acute and chronic cutaneous inflammation. Asapragus effects of the methanol and aqueous extracts of the tuberous roots of these plants were examined in an experimental mouse stress model, induced by swimming.

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Asparagus racemosus wild root extracts in laboratory animals. Against indomethacin plus phyloric ligation-induced gastric ulcer in rats.

Shatavari did not produce catalepsy in experimental rats, even with massive oral doses, suggesting that its action may be outside the blood-brain barrier, similar to that of metoclopromide.


Antioxytocic action of saponin isolated from Asparagus racemosus Willd Shatavari on uterine muscle. Reactive dioxide-induced cough in mice, the cough oxygen species ROS that are generated inhibition It grows 12 m 3 ft 3 in6 ft 7 in tall and prefers to take root in gravelly, rocky soils high up in piedmont plains, at 1, m 4, ft elevation.

Studies on the Recent research has shown it to be an mechanisms of action of the plants revealed that immunomodulator with antioxidant, healing they all produced immunostimulation. Constituents of the fruits of Asparagus racemosus Willd. Anti-diarrhoeal potential of Postgrad Med ; Shatavari has been found to stimulate milk Experimental studies have shown that shatavari production in buffaloes.

Plant profile, phytochemistry and pharmacology of Asparagus racemosus (Shatavari): A review

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Shatavari is the main Ayurvedic rejuvenative tonic for the female, as is Withania for the male. Various extract from the root of A.