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Dr. Vikram Chauhan - MD (Ayurveda)

Sunday, September 27, 2020

Giloy Ghan - Extract of Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia)

Mother Nature has given us so many resources to make our life healthy and it has the power to comfort, please and calm our soul as well as body. However we instead in race to get more and more comfortable and convenient lifestyle have left the nature behind and started living a life which unhealthy and unnatural. If we see closely there are so many gifts in the lap of the nature which can help us to deal with today's health conditions and Giloy is one of them. Giloy or Tinospora cordifolia is one of the herb which has been used since ages for multiple health ailments. Not only Ayurveda but modern medicine has also now accept the therapeutic powers of giloy and using it in many medicinal preparation. However, Giloy ghan- the extract of giloy has been used by Ayurvedic practitioners for centuries for treating multiple diseases and maintaining good health. In this article we will be learning about Giloy ghan, its amazing medicinal properties and pure herbal products made from Giloy ghan offered by Planet Ayurveda.


Tinospora cordifolia is the Latin name of Giloy which is also known by other names like Giloy, Guduchi and Heart-leaved moonseed. It belongs to the Menispermaceae family and found widely in tropical regions of Indian subcontinent. Giloy grows extensively and is a climbing shrub which is large and has twining elongated branches.

Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia)

This unfortunate wave of Pandemic has made people more attentive and particular about their health. With the failure to find out any specific medicine for it people have started again to rely upon the native ancient science and Mother Nature rather than on chemicals. Herbs and herbal formulations have come out as a helping hand in this tough time to boost immunity and enhance health. These heart shaped leaves can help you fight seasonal flu as well as enhance your immunity to battle against other troubles. Dating back to centuries, Giloy is always hailed as a immunity enhancer and its numerous health benefits has always been cherished. Even in Sanskrit Giloy is termed as “Amrita” which means the one that gives immortal life. Giloy ghan (Extract of giloy) has been used since decades in the medicinal formulations of Ayurveda owing to its multi therapeutic nature. You want to boost your immunity, you know about giloy, you don’t need to look further! Other than working as an antioxidant, giloy ghan also helps in clearing toxins from the body and relieves cough, cold and fever. Urinary tract infections and liver diseases are also fought well by Giloy ghan.

Giloy ghan is package of numerous therapeutic properties. Let us give a glance over some of them, the most marked one:

  • Giloy ghan is an active immune boosting herbal extract that help in fighting and eliminating various pathogens from the system.
  • Anti-pyretic property of Giloy ghan helps in treating various types of fevers and also can prevent their onsets. Hence, can helping fighting the signs and symptoms of dengue, swine flu, malaria etc.
  • Indigestion is the most common ailment now a days and giloy ghan can help in treating it as it possesses the properties to maintain healthy digestion.
  • Giloy ghan helps in enhancing the production of the insulin and hence helps in maintaining healthy blood sugar level. Even excessive glucose can be burned by it to maintain the normal level.
  • Owing to the adaptogenic properties of Giloy ghan, its consumption can help in fighting the stress and anxiety
  • It helps in relieving the cough, tightness of chest, wheezing and shortness of breath etc.
  • Regular consumption can help in increasing the vision.

After reading all the herbal benefits of Giloy ghan you will be happy to know that Planet Ayurveda is offering Giloy ghan in the form of tablets and capsules that are made from pure extract of the herb and devoid of any type of chemicals, additives, colors, dye and fillers. These capsules and tablets are prepared under the strict supervision of MD Ayurveda doctors.


  1. Giloyghan Vati
  2. Giloy Capsule


1. Giloyghan Vati

Giloyghan Vati

Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia) is the main ingredient of the Giloyghan vati. These herbal tablets are multi therapeutic in nature and are considered as Medhya rasayana which helps in enhancing the memory, increases intelligence and cognitive functions. Rejuvenating properties of Giloyghan vati helps in increasing the life expectancy of a person. Some of the main therapeutic properties of Giloyghan vati are:

  • This amazing herbal tablet are immunity enhancer and not only in Ayurveda but in other system of medicines also its efficacy has been marked.
  • Chronic diseases, especially the chronic fevers can be eradicated with regular consumption of Giloyghan vati.
  • Owing the antioxidant property, Giloyghan vati helps in eliminating the free radicals from the body and hence prevent the oxidative damage of the body.
  • Its “Amanashak” properties aids in eliminating the ama-endotoxin from the body which is responsible for many diseases.

DOSAGE- Take 2 tablets twice daily after meals with plain water.

2. Giloy Capsules

Giloy Capsules

Standardized extract of Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia) is used in the preparation of Giloy capsules of Planet Ayurveda. These amazing herbal capsules are potent enough to treat various health ailments naturally. It possesses several therapeutic properties:

  • Antipyretic
  • Anti-arthritic
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Digestive
  • Blood purifier
  • Diuretic
  • Sedative
  • Stimulant
  • Stomachic
  • Bactericide
  • Aphrodiasiac

Owing to these amazing medicinal properties Giloy capsules helps in treating various health ailments. Some of the major are listed below:

  • Giloy capsules are immunomodulator which helps in enhancing immunity and helps in treating various autoimmune diseases.
  • Fever can be relieved by the proper consumption of the capsules owing to the anti-pyretic properties and can even be used in chronic and complex fevers like dengue, typhoid, swine flu etc.
  • Stomach ailments like indigestion, hyperacidity, loss of appetite, pain in abdomen, and worm infestations can be treated by them.
  • Inflammatory disorders like gout and arthritis are effectively relieved by Giloy capsules.
  • It eliminates the accumulated toxins in the body and act as blood purifier treating acne and eczema.
  • Detoxifying activity of Giloy capsules make it potent to treat the Urinary tract infections.

DOSAGE- Take 2 capsules twice daily after meals with plain water.


Giloy is that "Amrita" which can help you relieves numerous ailments that too naturally. The long list of medicinal properties mentioned in this article make it very clear that this herb is a gift to human being by God. Its correct use can help mankind to fight various demons of the diseases.

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