Vidarikand & its Uses

Vidarikand is a renowned rejuvenating tonic for the reproductive systems of both men and women. It is sweet and nourishing. It is Strengthening, Weight-increasing, Increases breast milk, Increases sperm, Benefits the throat, Complexion-improving, Rejuvenator.

Common name: Vidarikand (H)
Sanskrit: Vidari
Latin: Pueraria tuberosa–Radix (Fabaceae)

Vidarikand Indications

Vidarikand for Urinary Disorders

In any disorder of the urinary channels vidari can be considered for clearing inflammation and dryness from the urethra, bladder and kidneys. It specifically works on pitta and vata in the lower abdomen. It is a demulcent for a deficient and dry meda-dhatu.

Vidarikand for Lactation

A great herb to increase breast milk production as it directly tonifies rasa dhatu and stanyavahasrotas. It also benefits the mother post-partum, building strength and energy.

Vidarikand for Rejuvenation

As a rejuvenative anabolic (brmha na) herb it helps whenever vata has increased, especially during convalescence and old age. Also used to increase semen, fertility, reproductive essence and sperm production.

Vidarikand for Lungs

Vidari is very effective for alleviating coughs and clearing mucus. Its cooling property helps to soothe sore throats.

Biomedical Action of Vidarikand

Diuretic, nutritive, anabolic, galactagogue, alterative, aphrodisiac.

Vidarikand Dosage

1–15g per day or 3–15ml per day of a 1:3 @ 25% tincture.