Triphala Other Names
What is Triphala?
Common forms of Triphala
Triphala is commonly used for:
- Anti-Inflammatory properties for treating Arthritis and Gout
- Appetite Low
- Colds and Flu
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Gum Disease (Gingivitis)
- Rectal Bleeding (hematochezia)
- Protecting against certain Cancers (however limited data available)
- Protecting against dental disease and cavities and boosting oral health
- Aiding weight loss
- Jet Lag
- Laxative properties
- Skin healing
- Treating stomach ulcers
- Rectal Itching (pruritus ani)
- Relieving stress and anxiety
- Lowering cholesterol (mainly owing to the Amla content of the formulation)
- Treating eye diseases
- Nasal Crust
- Vaginal Yeast Infections
- Preventing and treating Brittle Nails
Capsules: 1-2 capsules twice a day
Powder: 1/2 – 2 teaspoon once or twice a day
Juice: 2-3 teaspoons once or twice a day.
Triphala Side-effects and Warnings
Not so common side-effects: Not Known.
Pregnant and nursing mothers: Not for use during pregnancy or lactation without consulting the doctor
Children: Not Known.