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    Combination of herbal ingredients having hepatoprotective activity

    Ingredients help in the treatment and management of all types of liver disorders

    Used as a prophylatic for the protection of liver

    Manages liver disorders

    Major Ingredients

    Swertia chirata Well known for its liver-protective properties

    Piper longum A good rejuvenator that soothes and relieves from pain and inflammation. It is also a potent bioenhancer

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    Dosage: 1 tablet thrice daily or as direted by the physician

    Add Livokot, Add life...Liver Disorders

    Phyllanthus niruri Used to protect liver, helpful in treating jaundice and acts as a potent liver detoxifier


  • Swertia chirata

    Phyllanthus niruri

    Piper longum

    “The protective effect observed against two hepatotoxins (paracetamol and galactosamine) which are different in their mechanisms of inducing hepatotoxicity, suggests broader and non-specific protection of the liver against these two toxins by

    1non-bitter components of Swertia chirata” .

    “Aqueous extraction of the intact plant provided an acidic arabinogalactan, which was characterized chemically, and its effects on peritoneal macrophage activation were determined. In immunological studies, the arabinogalactan stimulated superoxide anion production, when tested using peritoneal macrophages of mice, but did not interfere with the nitric oxide pathway. Thus, traditional aqueous extraction methods, such as decoction and infusion, provide a major polysaccharide,

    2 which stimulates an intense biological response in macrophages” .The beneficial use of phyllanthus niruri in the treatment of 3 4Kamala has been described in Arogyakalpadrumam , Sahasrayogam .

    “Following CCl(4) administration hydroxy proline (HP) was significantly increased and serum enzyme levels were elevated. Treatment with the ethanol extract of Piper longum Linn. reduced the HP and also the serum enzymes. The liver weight that increased following CCl(4) administration due to the deposition of collagen was reduced by the ethanol extract. Hence, it is

    5concluded that this extract inhibits liver fibrosis induced by CCl(4)” . The use of Drakshadi leham having piper longum as an 6ingredient in treating Kamala has been described in Ashtangahridaya Pandurogachikitsa .

    1. Phytotherapy research PTR (1999) Volume: 13, Issue: 2, Pages: 95-101 Antihepatotoxic activity of Swertia chirata on paracetamol and galactosamine induced hepatotoxicity in rats. M Karan, K Vasisht, S S Handa

    2. J Nat Prod. 2005 Oct;68(10):1479-83. Chemical and biological properties of an arabinogalactan from Phyllanthus niruri. Mellinger CG, Carbonero ER, Noleto GR et al. Departamento de Bioquimica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal do Parana, CP-19046, CEP-81531-990, Curitiba, PR, Brazil.

    3 Arogyakalpadrumam (Paedeatric ayurveda), Sulabha books, Trissur, 6th edition, December 2002 Page No. 109, By Kaikkulangara Rama Varier.

    4 Sahasrayogam (Vaidyapriya Vyaghyanam) Sree Ramavilasam Press & Book Depot. Kollam, 8th edition, 1968, page No. 98, 99 By Velayudha Kurup

    5. Phytomedicine 2006 Feb;13(3):196-8. Epub 2005 Jun 24.Inhibition of CCl4-induced liver fibrosis by Piper longum Linn.? Christina AJ, Saraswathy GR, Robert SJ, Kothai R, Chidambaranathan N, Nalini G, Therasal RL. Department of Pharmacology, KM College of Pharmacy, Uthangudi, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.

    6 Ashtangahridayam, Chaukhambha Sanskrit Series, Varanasi, Reprint 2000. Dr. Anna Moreswar Kunte (Demonstrator of Anatomy, Grant Medical College) & Krishna Ramachandra Shastri Navre page No. 703


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