Ayurvedic Herbal Medicine
The following Ayurvedic herbal medicines are of the highest quality herbal and homeopathic products available. The formulations are based on traditional Ayurvedic remedies and to ensure top quality all the herbs used are naturally grown, harvested and wild-crafted in their pristine Himalayan habitat. The products carry all the applicable certifications for organic and kosher guidelines, as well as ISO (International Organization for Standardization) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) accreditation.
|Cardiovascular Support||Immunological Health|
|Cognitive Health||Male Reproductive Health|
|Digestive Health||Metabolic Health|
|Female Health||Skin Health|
|Liver Support||Urinary Tract Support|
Arjuna Heart is a formulation which includes Terminalia arjuna, a herb which is used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine to support healthy heart function. Extensive phytochemical analysis of the plant has revealed that it contains the flavone Arjnonlone, various tannins, Arjunic acid, and Glycosides. The effects of these compounds can be correlated to the observed benefits of Arjuna. Additionally, Vitamin B-6 and folic acid have repeatedly been shown to support cardiac health by supporting normal blood pressure levels within the standard range. Magnesium aids in the production of Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP), the main energy storage and transfer molecule in every cell. Magnesium also helps to maintain a healthy heart and is beneficial in the maintenance of blood glucose levels already within normal range.
In Ayurveda, Inula rosemosa and coral powder have been known to promote a healthy cardiovascular system, and Inula racemosa has been used to support respiratory health. Coral powder has also been used traditionally to provide nervous system and liver support and provides a source of naturally balanced elemental calcium and magnesium. Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), also known as ubiquinone, is a lipid oxidation-reduction agent found in the mitochondria of every cell. Most cellular processes require energy, CoQ10 is essential for good health.
Carditone is a combination of extractions from Rauwolfia, which has been used traditionally to maintain blood pressure levels already within normal range. Carditone is also noted for having calming properties, and contains several other herbs and minerals*. Terminalia arjuna, which is traditionally used to support heart health; Tribulus terrestris and Boerhaavia diffusa which are considered to be renal supportive; rose powder for calming effects; and magnesium to support cardiovascular health by helping to maintain healthy levels of cellular and plasma electrolytes, including calcium and potassium levels already within normal range.
Ashwagandha, also known as Indian Ginseng is indicated in Ayurveda as a daily Rasayana or anti-aging supplement. It is one of the most highly regarded and widely used Ayurvedic herbs and is believed to promote energy as well as overall health and longevity. It acts as an adaptogen by helping to maintain levels of immune function that are already within the normal range and nourishing and strengthening the inner reserve of the human body. In Sanskrit, Ashwagandha literally means “to impart the strength of a horse.” It supports the activity of the immune system, provides brain support and supports thyroid function.
The key constituents of Ashwagandha are called withanolides, and they play a major role in the herb’s ability to promote physical and mental health. Good examples of times when Ashwagandha is most useful are during occasional stress, when you need a boost in cognitive and brain function, for immune system enhancement, and to maintain lipid and glucose metabolism already within the normal range. Traditionally, it is well recognized for its potentially positive impact on joint and tissue health. It has a wide variety of uses, including promoting sexual function. Our Ashwagandha is unique for a number of reasons. One of the most important is our unique extraction method which is specially designed to preserve the active essences of this powerful herb.
Ayu-Dep is a proprietary blend that is based on the herb Crocus sativus, or saffron. Saffron has been used since antiquity for culinary, cosmetic and medicinal purposes. Saffron finds many uses in Ayurvedic, Unani, Chinese and Tibetan medicine. Saffron has mood lifting effects, and was used extensively by Mogul kings of India for the same purpose. Saffron is known to enhance memory and was also used for increased sexual pleasure. Withania somnifera (Ashwgandha), Centella asiatica, Bacopa monnieri, and Mucuna pruriens are considered to be brain tonic and classified as Rasayanas. Rasayanas are deemed to rejuvenate nervous system and promote tranquility. Berberis aristata supports and balances neurotransmitters productions. Overall Ayu-Dep has mood lifting, rejuvenating, and tranquil properties.
Bacopa Plus is excellent for memory and nervous system support. Bacopa monnieri has been used in Ayurvedic tradition to support the nervous system and may help maintain neurotransmitter levels (mainly the vital neurotransmitter serotonin) already within the normal range. It can also support learning, and modulate reactions to occasional stress. These effects may be due to the antioxidant properties of the herb. This formula also has Ginkgo biloba for support of healthy blood circulation to the brain and extremities and Convolvulus pleuricaulis and Centella asiatica to improve nervous system irritability and for promoting healthy blood circulation, supporting memory, supporting connective tissue, aiding cognitive support, and for their general health effects as both are considered rasayana in Ayurveda. According to Ayurvedic tradition, the herbs contained in Bacopa Plus enhance the nervous system and promote healthy blood circulation.
Macuna Plus is based on an ancient Ayurvedic recipe designed to support the nervous system. The seeds and roots of Mucuna pruriens are very nutritious, support the female reproductive system and support kidney function. Mucuna seeds also contain L-Dopa (the precursor to dopamine), glutathione, lecithin, gallic acid and glycosides. Mucuna has traditionally been used primarily as an aphrodisiac. Macuna Plus also has valerian root for promoting healthy sleep, muscle function and brain support; Centella asiatica for its adaptogenic properties, its support for healthy inflammatory response and healthy blood circulation; and Ashwagandha (Indian ginseng) for its support of healthy inflammatory response and its adaptogenic properties.
Probiotic 30B offers a combination of three different strains of viable, live bacteria to support a healthy immune system. L. acidophilus, B. bifidum, and L. salivarius are manufactured through a fermentation process and freeze-dried. The culture is blended with fructooligosaccharides (FOS) and shall be treated according to GMP standards. Shelf stable for two years at room temperature, the nitrogenpacked capsules guarantee longer life and maintain their stability for years if refrigerated.
Probiotic 100B offers a combination of seven different strains of healthy bacteria of human origin to support a healthy immune system. These cultures are manufactured through a fermentation process and then freeze-dried and blended with fructooligosaccharides (FOS). Shelf stable for two years at room temperature, the nitrogen-packed capsules guarantee longer life and maintain their stability for years if refrigerated.
What makes Ayush’s probiotic formulas unique are their human origins, which makes them not only well-suited to adapt to the human body, but also makes them acid and bile resistant, so that they survive the stomach acid. Ayush’s formulas are also fortified with a prebiotic that has symbiotic effects with the bacterial strains. Additionally, Ayush’s probiotics are available in a vegetarian capsule, are backed by scientific studies, and are third-party tested.
AP Mag is a powerful herbal preparation for support and maintenance of gastrointestinal health. The combination of Aegle marmelos, Azadirachta indica (neem), Piper longum (pippali), Momordica charantia (bitter melon), Ocimum sanctum (holy basil), and Berberis aristata have been used for centuries in Ayurveda for their ability to assist in gastrointestinal and digestive health. Magnesium offers nutritional support for the digestive system. AP Mag is a great asset for the international traveler’s kit.
Pippli, the bioavailable dietary ingredient in Piper longum (pippali), aids digestion by increasing the absorption of nutrients and enhancing the assimilation of other herbs. Piper longum helps to stimulate the production of acid and enzymes in the body. Pippli supports digestive and gastrointestinal health. Pippli has been used traditionally in Ayurvedic practice as a digestive aid, and remover of excess influence from the Kapha dosha.
Trifal is a combination of three herbs – Terminalia chebula (Haritaki), Terminalia belerica (Bahera), and Emblica officinalis (Amla) – this combination is referred to in almost every Ayurvedic textbook and is considered to be adaptogenic. This combination has synergistic action, as well as providing digestive and elimination support. It is also regarded as having antioxidant properties. Terminalia chebula contributes tannins, amino acids, succinic acid, and beta-sitosterol. Emblica officinalis supports the immune system and is one of the best known sources of ascorbinogen. Trifal has bowel-regulating properties and is excellent for relief of occasional constipation, while aiding both digestion and elimination. The herbal combination in Trifal has long been considered a secret of longevity and robust health in Ayurvedic practice. Triphala has also been used in Ayurveda to promote healthy eyes.
Vegenzyme is a powerful formulation which combines the digestive enzymes Amylase, Amylase II, Protease I, II, and III, Peptidase, Lipase, Cellulase, Hemicellulase, Lactase, Maltase, Invertase, and Bromelain. Vegenzyme is an entirely vegetarian supplement which enhances the metabolism of fats, carbohydrates and proteins and one of the best non-animal sourced enzyme products available Regular use of Vegenzyme promotes digestive health by supplying these enzymes and is formulated to resist acid breakdown, thereby providing critical digestive support, allowing healthy weight to be maintained.
Young Fem is an herbal preparation for young women who are seeking relief from common symptoms associated with PMS. It has Saraca indica, which is an excellent source of tannins, catechin and naturally occurring iron; Centella asiatica, which promotes healthy blood circulation, supports collagen tissue, and is considered in Ayurveda to support cognition, by providing nutrients to the brain and the nervous system; and Aloe vera, which, in addition to its traditional uses in liver and digestive support, also provides relief for common symptoms associated with PMS and supports female health. Symplocos racemosa sustains the uterus and promotes urinary health, and Bamboo manna also contains silica, which helps female reproductive health and provides relief for common symptoms associated with PMS. Young Fem also provides measured amounts of pyridoxal-5-phosphate; a form of vitamin B6 which has been shown to help with relieving common PMS symptoms.
Eleg Fem is perfect for those beautiful females who are approaching or passing through menopause, the golden transition of life. Eleg Fem has a combination of Saraca indica, Dioscorea villosa, Asparagus racemosus, Terminalia arjuna, Cissus quadrangularis, and Indian coral powder.
In Ayurveda, Saraca indica is considered to support and stimulate the female reproductive system. Asparagus racemosus has traditionally been used for minor pain relief and as an aphrodisiac. Cissus quadrangularis is a long-cultivated plant that has been described in ancient Ayurvedic texts as a general tonic for musculoskeletal and endocrine systemic support. Terminalia arjuna and Indian coral powder have cooling and liver supportive properties, while Indian coral powder is a source of naturally balanced elemental calcium and magnesium to support bone health.
Sitawari (or Shaatavari as it is known traditionally) is considered to be a primary rejuvenating and endocrine supporting herb for overall female health and vitality in Ayurvedic tradition. The reputed adaptogenic effects of Sitawari may be attributed to concentrati ons of saponins that are very similar to those found in the more commonly known Ashwagandha. In Sanskrit, Shaatavari means “she who possesses a hundred husbands”, referring to the herb’s one hundred roots. Ayurvedic tradition also uses Sitawari to support the gastrointestinal tract, for its aphrodisiac effects and for general circulatory system support.
Livit-1 is a standardised extract of Phyllanthus amarus, which promotes healthy liver function. Traditionally, this herb has been used to support the liver, the skin, and the gastrointestinal tract.
Livit-2 is an ancient formula combining eighteen herbs, the synergistic effects of which make it unique for its liver-protective and detoxificant properties, while nurturing and supporting the liver. Andrographis paniculata has traditionally been used as a tonic for liver and heart complaints. Berberis aristata is a bitter tonic to support liver and gastrointestinal function. Eclipta alba is known for its hepatoprotective, hair growth, and healthy melatonin production properties. Picrorhiza kurroa is known for its cholagogic and laxative properties, and Tinospora cordifolia for its support of healthy inflammatory responses and its immune supportive properties.
Enhanced Chavanprash (Herbal Spread) | 12oz. Amla Plex is made from 35 selected ingredients, including spices and herbal extracts. It is based on a traditional Chavanprash recipe from Ayurvedic tradition. This ancient method is considered one of the world’s best immune enhancers and is a natural source of Vitamin C, bioflavonoids, and tannins. Its primary ingredient, the Amla fruit (Emblica officinalis), has traditionally been used as a rejuvenative and an adaptogen. The fruit has documented antioxidant properties. In Ayurveda, Amla is used to promote lean body mass, immune function and general well-being and helps maintain blood sugar levels already within the normal range. Along with its many other benefits, it also provides excellent nutritional support for all ages. Amla Plex is a Dosha balancer, a rasayana in Ayurveda, and is said to help maintain vitality and youthfulness.
Ayush Multi is composed of high quality nutrients that do not compete with one another, allowing for optimal absorption. It is a synergistic blend, providing for faster, better absorption and improved bioavailability. It is fortified with antioxidants, including CoQ10, lycopene and lutein. What sets Ayush Multi apart the most from other multivitamins on the market is the addition of Trikatu, a blend of Ayurvedic herbs, along with a higher concentration of pure bioflavonoids. Ayush Multi’s slow-release ingredients allows for better absorption of all nutrients.
Ayush Multi also includes B Vitamins for reducing occasional stress and maintaining healthy heart function. Vitamin D is added for proper calcium absorption, improved immune function and maintaining normal blood pressure levels already within normal range. Also included are Vitamin E, Vitamin K, beta-carotene, and selenium for their anti-oxidant activity and iodine for supporting immune function. The carotenoid lutein provides antioxidant support and our new improved formula includes non-flush niacin. Just two capsules deliver or exceed the RDI values of all these nutrients, making our multivitamin an economical and convenient way to provide maximum nutritional value.
Tylophora Plus is an Ayurvedic herbal formulation designed to support healthy lungs. The combination of Tylophora indica, Piper longum (pippali), Zingiber officinale (ginger) and Emblica officinalis (Amla fruit) extract are support to the immune system. Piper longum has tradictionally been used to promote a healthy respiratory tract, inflammatory response and support musculoskeletal health. Ginger possesses antioxidant properties, and the Amla fruit is a natural source of ascorbinogen. Ayurvedic texts recommend Tylophora indica for the assistance of a healthy inflammatory response and good respiratory health.
Flucomune is a proprietary blend of seven herbs combined for their immune supporting properties. Emblica officinalis, also known as Indian Gooseberry or Amla fruit, is a natural source of bioflavonoids and ascorbinogen and is revered for its antioxidant and immune-supportive properties, as well as for being an adaptogen. Adhatoda vasica (vasaka) is included for its respiratory health support, Ocimum sanctum (holy basil) for its immune-supportive properties, Tinospora cordifolia for its antispasmodic support and help with healthy immune response, Glycyrrhiza glabra for its support of healthy bronchial function, and Trikatu for its digestive support, thereby enhancing the bioavailability of nutrients in the gastrointestinal tract.
Male Reproductive Health
Purush is a unique blend of standardized Ayurvedic herbal extracts to help promote physical and mental health. Purush is a rejuvenating formula that enhances strength and stamina. The single combination of Ashwagandha (Indian Ginseng), Tribulus terrestris, Shilajit, saw palmetto and Muira puama in a specialized blend of Crocus sativus, Emblica officinalis (Amla), Piper longum (pippali), Glycyrrhiza glabra, Bacopa monnieri, Mucuna pruriens, and Anacyclus pyrethrum acts as aphrodisiac. This formula promotes healthy circulatory function, supports the adrenal system and promotes sexual health while supporting the male urinary tract.
Bio Gymnema starts with a blend of herbs that have been used for centuries in Ayurvedic tradition to maintain blood sugar levels already within normal range. Pterocarpus marsupium helps maintain blood-glucose levels already within normal range and supports the pancreas. Ocimum sanctum (holy basil, or tulsi) has long been used in Ayurveda for maintaining blood-sugar levels already within normal range. Momordica charantia (bitter melon) has been savored as a vegetable in the Orient and also to help maintain blood-sugar levels already within normal range, as does Azadirachta indica (Neem). Betaine- HCl is added to promote absorption of nutrients, and chromium nicotinate serves two purposes: first, it provides chromium to assist in maintaining insulin levels already within normal range and second, it delivers nicotinic acid, which contains B vitamins essential for maintaining blood-sugar levels already within normal range.
Guggal Lip is a standardized extract of Commiphora mukul with Vitamin B6, Folic acid, Triphala and Magnesium aspartate, for the support of healthy digestion and healthy thyroid gland function*. According to Ayurvedic texts, Commiphora mukul is said to promote fat metabolism* and provide support to sluggish metabolism. It also has astringent properties and provides support for a healthy inflammatory response.
Thyro-M is an all herbal and mineral preparation for thyroid support. It contains Commiphora mukul, Bauhinia tomentosa, Withania somnifera, and Bacopa monnieri, and other herbs that work synergistically to balance and rejuvenate the thyroid. Also Thryo-M contains Iodine and tyrosine, which are food for thyroid. The majority of the population is deficient in iodine. These ingredients create a well-balanced formula for thyroid imbalances.
Neem Plus has Azadirachta indica (Neem) for its immune supportive properties. It also has a proprietary blend of Emblica officinalis (Amla) for its antioxidant and adaptogenic properties; Terminalia chebula (Haritaki) as a mild laxative for relief of occasional constipation (not intended to be used to treat chronic constipation) and detoxifying properties; Terminalia belerica, for its digestive and liver support and Tinospora cordifolia and Rubia cordifolia for their immune supportive effects. Neem Plus helps to support the immune system and is useful in promoting skin health.
Urinary Tract Support
Rentone is a unique formula for kidney and urinary support that we have put together at Ayush using a combination of Eastern and Western herbs, in addition to other nutrients that increase the effect of the eliminative system. Didymocarpus pedicellata is an Ayurvedic herb also known as pathar phori. Saxifraga ligulata, Tribulus terrestris, and Rubia cordifolia are known for having kidney supportive function. Ocimum sanctum (holy basil) is used in the formulation for its immune-supportive properties. Shilajit is an asphaltum (mineral pitch) obtained in the Himalayan region of India and is considered a rasayana (adaptogen). Shilajit contains at least 85 minerals in ionic formand has been used traditionally for centuries for genitourinary and immune support, as well as for its aphrodisiac properties. Arctostaphylos uva-ursi is a European herb, the leaves of which contain 10% of the bioavailable principle, arbutin, which splits into glucose and hydroquinone in the kidneys.
Cranberry has also traditionally been used to support the bladder and urethra. Mimosa pudica (also known as lajja, or lajwanti) is traditionally used for urinary system support. Beans of Dolichos biflorus, or Kulatha beans, are used traditionally in support of urinary health. Cyperus rotundus produces tubers known as soucher, which support the renal, digestive and integumentary systems. Crataeva religiosa or varuna (three-leaved caper), contains saponins and tannins in its bark. In Ayurvedic medicine, varuna supports the bladder, helps support a healthy inflammatory response and supports the genitourinary tract. Achyranthus aspera (apamarg) is traditionally used to normalize pH. Altogether, this is one of our most sophisticated and powerful combinations to provide support to urinary and kidney health.
Shilajeet Mumiyo is an asphaltum (mineral pitch) found in the Himalayan region of India. It has at least 85 minerals in ionic form and has been used traditionally for centuries for genitourinary and immune support, as well as for its aphrodisiac properties. In Sanskrit, shila means “high mountains” and jit means “to conquer.” This mineral pitch has been the traditional secret mineral used by Russian athletes for its support of endocrine system performance and its rejuvenative effect. Shilajeet Mumiyo contains the perfect bio-available minerals from this ancient remedy for endocrine system support.
Disclaimer: This product guide is purely informative and should not replace the guidance of your physician. If you suffer from an illness, you should consult a doctor before taking any herbs, vitamins, minerals or enzymes. Even at the peak of health, it is best to consult a qualified practitioner before taking any dietary supplement.