Amazing benefits and uses of giloy

By:Meenakshi Chaudhary, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:Feb 11, 2014

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Giloy is a wonderful herb that offers several health benefits. It has been popularly used in ancient ayurveda system. Here are some of its benefits.
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    Giloy is a wonderful herb that offers several health benefits. It has been popularly used in ancient ayurveda system. Here are some of its benefits.


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    Helps your Brain

    The juice of the herb is considered very effective in removing both exogenous and endogenous toxins. It also cleans out the brain toxins that disturb mental function.

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    Helps with Periods

    The herb is so useful that its steam, leaves as well as the root can be used in excessive bleeding during menstruation or if one has bleeding after abortion or delivery. Try the herb after consulting your doctor if you are experiencing these problems.

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    Giloy is full of powerful antioxidants which make it effective in cancer prevention and treatment. Although it has very less role in the modern day treatment techniques however it has been widely used in ancient ayurveda system.

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    Boost Immunity

    The amazing herb can also enhance your immunity response. It can also avoid several health problems by lowering the bad cholesterol levels, sugar level. It can also support healthy liver function.

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    Skin Care

    Giloy can be very effective for your skin care. If you are suffering from any kind of skin diseases drink giloy juice daily for around fifteen days for better skin. Add some neem and amla to the glass for more power.

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    Effective Stem

    Its stem can also be very helpful and can be used in conditions like generalized weakness, dyspepsia, pyrexias of unknown origin and many urinary tract infections.

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    Stress Buster

    Among other health benefits giloy can also be good for your mental health. It can be effective against stress and can help your body in adopting stress in a better way.

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    Helps with Piles

    It is also reported to provide relief in piles and dysentery. Several ayurveda doctors recommend use of giloy as treatment for piles. However it is always better to consult your doctor before trying anything.

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    Respiratory Problems

    The herb can also be used for the treatment of respiratory problems. Try the natural herb for all these amazing health benefits. However it is recommended to talk to your doctor before trying it.

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