|Type:||Herbal Extract||Function:||Tonic||Place of Origin:||India|
Safed White Musli (Chlorophytum Borivilianum) Health tonics (Sexual tonics)
Tubers Root and Rhizome
Tubers Root and Rhizome
Bio Chemistry of Safed Musli
The Saponins and Alkaloids present in the plant are the primary source of its significant medicinal properties.
Use of Safed Musli:
Safed Musli has very good Ayurvedic medicinal use. It is rich source of over 25 alkaloids, vitamins, minerals, proteins,
carbohydrates, steroid, seponins and polysaccharides etc.
A number of Health tonics (Sexual tonics) are prepared from Safed Musli. It is essential part of a traditional diet of mothers
(after delivery) in the form of Laddoos. Efforts in countries like USA and England are also on to convert it into chips to use it as
a nutritious breakfast. On the other hand, Safed Musli is a safe and effective drug, with similar benefits and without any side-
Safed Musli is a traditional medicinal plant. Its tubers roots are used in ayurvedic medicines. Roots are used for the
preparation of nutritive tonic used in general sexual weakness. There is a vast demand of Safed Musli all over the world.
Used for Sexual weakness, low libido, low sperm count etc. It is also found to be effective as a energetic one in cases of cough
Healing power and curative properties:
Loss of libido / Impotency :
Primarily used as a tonic and rejuvenative for the reproductive system. For premature ejaculation, impotence, low sperm
count in men. Also used in chronic leucorrhoea.
Sexual weakness – Tuberous roots are used since long back in ayurvedic medicines to prepare tonic to increase sexual
Useful during pregnancy as a nutritive tonic for mother and fetus. Post-partum it replenishes lost fluids, prana, ojas and
improves the quantity and flow of breast milk.
Other Benefits of Chlorophytum borivilianum
Apart from its aphrodisiac property, Chlorophytum borivilianum has following other health benefits -
Strengthens immunity – In asthma patients it boosts the energy. Roots are used for strengthening the body’s immune
Pregnancy – The herb is used as nutritive tonic for fetus and mother both. The herb replenishes the fluids of body during
Obesity – It controls and prevents obesity. It also helps in prevention of side-effects related to obesity.
Diabetes – The herb is an effective cure for arthritis and diabetes.
Leucorrhea – The herb is used in treatment of chronic leucorrhea and prevents premature ejaculation.
Consumption of this herb increases HDL (or production of good cholesterol).
Regular intake of the herb reduces hepatic lipid profiles and plasma.