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Achyranthes Bidentata Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Achyranthes Bidentata
Glycemic Index / Load
Ox Knee
Botanical Name
Achyranthes Bidentata
Hindi Name
Chirchira, Onga, Putkanda
Chinese Name
Niu Xi, Huai Niu Xi

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Achyranthes Bidentata Cures

Highly Effective


Action of Achyranthes Bidentata

Nutrients in Achyranthes Bidentata

Taste of
Achyranthes Bidentata

Nature of
Achyranthes Bidentata


Parts Used

Leaves, Seed, Root

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Achyranthes Bidentata

Avoid use during Pregnancy and Heavy Menstrual Bleeding.
Roots are poisonous.
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Achyranthes Bidentata is a small shrub.
It is perennial.
It grows in tropical, subtropical climates.
It grows up to One Meter.
Best used for Kidney, Liver Problems.

In TCM :
Achyranthes Bidentata Root : Niu Xi
Meridians associated : Liver and Kidney.


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Materia Medica for Achyranthes Bidentata

Achyranthes Bidentata General

It clears pus and regulates water metabolism.
It breaks up Blood Stasis, unblocks Menstruation, and guides blood downward to treat Amenorrhea.
It strengthens Sinews and Bones, Benefits the Joints.
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Herbal Treatment For Swelling 2

Prepare a paste of Achyranthes Bidentata root, Coix Seed and Phellodendron Amurense Bark. Apply it on the Swollen part thrice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Menses Scanty 1

Prepare a decoction of Achyranthes Bidentata root, Safflower flower and Akebia Vine stalk. Take it, twice a day.
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