Latin Name: Centella Asiatica is the Latin
Family: The Centella Asiatica belongs to
the family of Appiaceae.
Common Names: The most common names of Centella
Asiatica are Indian Pennywort, Gotu kola, Jal Brahmi, Pennywort.
Parts Used: Centella Asiatica is used for
medical purpose, including leaves and stem.
Introduction: Centella Asiatica has been
used as herb medicine for so many years in India as well as
Indonesia and China.
The real ability to cure or repair deep or simple wounds,
maintain the mind intelligibility, and skin conditions treatment
like psoriasis and leprosy were major causes for its general
and wide uses.
Ayurveda Centella Asiatica or Gotu kola medicine is one major
of the main medicines for refreshing the nerves and cells of brain;
hence mostly recognized as a food for brain in India.
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Habitat: Centella Asiatica or Gotu kola develops
comprehensively in subtropical and tropical parts of Australia,
India, South America and Southern Africa.
Like as paddy fields,
grass areas and riverbanks Centella Asiatica medicine prefers shady,
muddy moist and damp or simple cool places as per its growth requirement.
Even though generally gathered from wild, Centella Asiatica can
be sophisticated or refined from seed in season.
1. Injure remedial and Skin wound: Centella Asiatica hold triterpenoids
that make stronger the skin, boost up the absorption of antioxidants
in injuries, and also useful escalating blood supply.
2. Anxiety: It has been shown to calm nervousness and increase up mental function in mice.
3. Insomnia: It has been used to aid with sleeplessness.