Bone Healing--Asthisamharaka for Osteoporosis
96 vegetarian capsules of Asthisamharaka
Also known as Hadjod or Cissus quadrangularis, this succulent vine from India has been used in Ayurveda for thosands of years. It is also one of the most commonly used medicinal plants in Thailand and Africa. All parts of the plant are used for medicine. The literal meaning of the Sanskrit term “Asthisamharaka” is “that which protects the bones and saves it from destruction”. The plant has been mentioned in all ancient scriptures of Ayurveda as a general tonic and analgesic.
This plant has been used for obesity, diabetes, heart disease risk factors called “metabolic syndrome,” and high cholesterol. It has also been used for bone fractures, osteoporosis, scurvy, cancer, hemorrhoids, peptic ulcer disease, painful menstrual periods, asthma, malaria, and pain.
"C. quadrangularis helps in reducing pain, swelling, and fracture mobility and accelerate the healing of fracture jaw bones." https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4784127/
C. Quadranglaris and its various parts have been proved useful in the treatment of various diseases, but shows main effect on Osteoporosis. https://www.scitechnol.com/peer-review/role-of-cissus-quadrangularis-in-the-treatment-of-osteoporosis-a-review-TNBr.php?article_id=7876
You can read more about the Ayurvedic use of this plant here, http://www.iamj.in/posts/2020/images/upload/3587_3590.pdf