Yashtimadhu (Glycyrrhiza glabra Linn.)
The root in traditional medicine is used as a drug for strengthening muscle and bone, for increasing physical strength and for treating peptic ulcer. Scientific studies have shown that a glycosoid helps to treat gastric, duodenal and esophageal ulceration or inflammation, heartburn and mouth ulcers.
Yashti-madhu (Mulethi) or Glycyrrhiza glabra is a herb most known for its soothing effect on inflamed mucous membranes of the throat, lungs, stomach and intestines. The demulcent and anti-ulcerogenic action of Mulethi is beneficial in gastric and duodenal ulcers, esophageal ulceration or inflammation, heartburn and mouth ulcers.The demulcent and anti-ulcerogenic action of Yashti-madhu (Mulethi) is beneficial in gastric and duodenal ulcers. It promotes healing of ulcers.
- Peptic ulcer