Ashutosh booti

Other Names:

WC, Rishyagandha

Benefits

  • Antioxidant
  • Antimicrobial
  • Antifungal
  • Liver protection

Ashutosh Booti


Withania coagulans

Ashutosh booti (Withania coagulans (WC)) is a herb that belongs to the Solanaceae family that is native to the Middle East. WC contains several active chemical components which include steroidal lactones, alkaloids, flavonoids, and tannins.

Antidiabetic
Diabetic rats fed 10mg/kg of W. coagulans for 3 weeks demonstrated significantly attenuated hyperglycemia and reduced the levels of proinflammatory cytokines in the kidneys.

Heat Stress
Heat stressed chicks showed benefit from receiving WC at 5 g/kg of diet for 20 days.

References

Mountain Rose Herbs