Banyan Botanicals Products

Trikatu

 

Item Number : 1061
Price: $15.95

 

Appetite & digestive stimulant
500 mg. tablets, 90 per bottle


  • Enkindles the digestive fire
  • Promotes healthy digestion and absorption
  • Reduces excess kapha and fat

Ayurvedic Energetics:
  • Rasa (taste): pungent, slightly sweet
  • Virya (action): heating
  • Vipaka (post-digestive effect): pungent
  • Doshas (constitutions): Balancing for kapha, increases pitta, aggravates vata in excess
Herbal Actions:
alterative, analgesic, anthelmintic, antibacterial, antiemetic, appetizer, bronchodilator, carminative, decongestant, diaphoretic, digestant, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant, stomachic, thermogenic


Traditional Uses:
ama high cholesterol obesity
asthma indigestion overweight
chest congestion lethargy parasites
chills loss of appetite poor circulation
colds low metabolism shortness of breath
cough malabsorption sinus congestion
flatulence nausea  

Possible Contraindications:
Pregnancy, high pitta


Suggested Use:
Take 1-2 tablets, once or twice daily, or as directed by your health practitioner.


Commentary:
Trikatu literally means "three pungents," as it contains the herbs ginger, black pepper and pippali. The powerful heating quality of this combination is traditionally used to enkindle the digestive fire and to effectively burn kapha, fat and toxins. Trikatu supports healthy metabolism, allowing nutrients to be properly digested and assimilated, thus aiding in weight management.

Notes:
For colds and cough, consider Immune Support
For asthma or low lung energy, consider Lung Formula
For overweight or obesity, also consider Trim Support
For pitta-related digestive complaints, consider Digest Ease
For vata-related digestive complaints, consider Hingvastak


Supplement Facts:
Serving size: 1 tablet
Servings per container: 90
Each 500 mg tablet contains: Ginger root (Zingiber officinale)*, Black Pepper fruit (Piper nigrum)*, Pippali fruit (Piper longum)*.

*Certified organically grown

Other ingredients, from natural sources: rice maltodextrin, stearic acid (from vegetable oil), cellulose, silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate (from vegetable oil).

Banyan Botanicals contain no animal products and are suitable for vegetarians.
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