Pueraria tuberosa is a perennial climbing plant producing stems about 1 metre long from a tuberous rootstock. The stems scramble over the ground, twining into. Large climbing shrubs with tuberous roots; branchlets appressed-velvety. Leaves 3-foliolate; leaflets x cm, ovate or the terminal rhomboid, base. Vidari can reduce stress, improve memory, hasten wound healing, and revitalize the body. It protects the kidneys, lowers blood pressure, and.


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12 Health Benefits Of Vidari (Pueraria tuberosa)

It is also emetic, galactogogue and tonic[]. Other Pueraria tuberose None known Cultivation details We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be pueraria tuberose in Britain, though judging by its native range it could succeed outdoors in the milder parts of this country.


The following pueraria tuberose are based on the general needs of the genus. Requires a sunny position in a well-drained soil[]. Flowers are bisexual, around 1.

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They have silky, bristly reddish-brown hair. Seeds vary from 3 to 6 in number.


Sperm count in epididymis pueraria tuberose fructose content in seminal vesicles were also measured. A dose-dependent increase in sexual behaviors was evidenced in the animals of extract treated groups.

Pueraria tuberosa: a review on its phytochemical and therapeutic potential.

Increase in testis weight was recorded in PT. At the highest dose PT also affects the hormones level.

The four compounds namely pueraria tuberose, daidzein, biochanin-A and formononetin were identified in ethanolic extract using LC-MS. It concluded that PT extract possesses androgenic effect and it significantly increased the sexual behaviour and hormones level.

Introduction The importance of sexuality in human life is well recognized in the ancient Indian system of Ayurvedic pueraria tuberose.


Several plants have been included in the rasayan category which have been explored for their ability to improve sexual function. In recent years, the vajikarana plants, namely, Curculigo orchioides, Bryonia laciniosa, Asparagus racemosus, Asteracantha longifolia, Chlorophytum borivilianum, Anacyclus pyrethrum, Spilanthes acmella, and Dactylorhiza hatagirea, have been investigated scientifically for their aphrodisiac activity [ 3 — 10 ].

Pueraria tuberosa DC Fabaceae is a plant widely used in traditional Indian pueraria tuberose as tonic, aphrodisiac, antirheumatic, pueraria tuberose, and galactagogue [ 11 ]. Pueraria tuberosa is an important constituent of Ayurvedic medicines including Chyawanprash, a popular tonic pueraria tuberose 12 ].

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Pueraria pueraria tuberose is also reported to possess numerous activities like nootropic, antioxidant, and antifertility pueraria tuberose 13 — 15 ]. Interestingly, the plant is considered as a treatment for sexual disorders but on the other hand it is also recognized for its antifertility activity.

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Since, the doses exhibiting antifertility activity were considerably higher and also because of the absence of any scientific study on the traditionally claimed fertility-enhancing properties of the herb, it was envisaged to carry out a systematic investigation of androgenic and fertility-enhancing properties of pueraria tuberose herb along with its possible action on the pituitary and testicular hormone levels.

The plant's tuber is widely used in ethanomedicine as well as in traditional systems of medicine, particularly in ayurveda. It has been used in various ayurvedic formulations as restorative tonic, antiaging, spermatogenic and immune booster and has been recommended for the treatment of cardiovascular pueraria tuberose, hepatosplenomegaly, fertility disorders, menopausal syndrome, sexual debility and spermatorrhoea.