From a survey of Indian scientists conducted on ajuvrede texts emerged the fact that guggul is between 3000 and 10000 years old. In the Indian religious scriptures is described condition of blood vessels obstruction caused by excessive use of fatty foods and physical inactivity. These records also show that the basis in the treatment of this medical condition was guggul. Besides that an experiment conducted on rabbits found that guggul consistently reduces the level of bad cholesterol and triglycerides and raises good cholesterol levels.
Himalaya Guggul is a drug which is a standardized and clinically tested successfully and widely accepted by physicians. Also, this product is very popular among people in over 60 countries.
Guggul contains the active ingredient guggulsterones which plays a decisive role in lowering cholesterol and eliminating fat from the blood. This component consists of more than 50 compounds.
Himalaya Guggul is considered the most efficient natural cure for regulating cholesterol and triglyceride levels. Also, this herbal extract has a positive effect in case of excessive weight. Guggul occurs in the form of gum resin, which produces a small shrub originating from India. This extract is used for centuries to reduce blood fat, and some states indicate that Guggul traditionally for 2500 years proves its effectiveness in India. In addition, its antioxidant effect is scientifically proven.
Guggul has also been proven that positively effect on the maintenance of normal joint mobility.
This herbal extract helps in overcoming inflammation, relieving pain and reducing the swelling. Due to these properties, guggul is greatly used to ease the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, gout, osteoarthritis, sciatica, paralysis, etc.
Taking into consideration the ability of blood purification (stimulates production of red blood cells and enhances the effect of VBC), guggul is used to treat skin disorders. It showed successes in the field of eczema and leprosy treatment.
It is important to note that guggul has a great impact on strengthening the immune system.
Also, it positively affects the functioning of the gastrointestinal tract. Guggul stimulates secretion of digestive enzymes, improving digestion and preventing constipation and belching. In addition, guggul has been recorded remarkable results in treating colitis and hemorrhoids.
Guggul dissolved in water can be of great use in the treatment of respiratory tract infections. Rinsing the mouth and throat with this solution can reduce symptoms of angina, mouth ulcers, sore throat and stomatitis.
Guggul also has a positive effect on sexual function. It acts as an aphrodisiac, increasing the number and quality of sperm. In women, guggul eases painful menstrual cramps.
Guggul is used orally in the form of capsules 2 times a day after meals.