Touted as the Power Trinity, Trikatu is a classical ayurvedic formulation that combines the goodness of three herbs, mainly long pepper (Gaja Pippali)
, black pepper (Kali Marich)
and ginger (Shunthi)
, to create an absolute remedy for various health conditions like digestive disorders, respiratory issues, inflammatory conditions, liver disturbances, various infections, sexual and reproductive health, hypercholesteremia, sluggish metabolism, and obesity.
Thanks to the presence of antioxidants and Vitamin C, Trikatu offers an absolute remedy for improving the immune system, fighting microbes and shielding the body against various microbial invasions. It also portrays the presence of strong anti-viral, anti-bacterial, and antifungal properties, which is extremely effective in preventing infections like fever, common cold, sore throat, and other respiratory anomalies.
Renowned as a powerful digestive stimulant, all the three herbs in Trikatu help break down food particles in the stomach and intestine while facilitating the digestive juices' secretion and thereby increasing the absorption of essential nutrients through the intestines. It helps to eliminate abdominal gas and reduces abdominal distension, bloating and gaseous cramps. It is also extremely pivotal in treating a wide range of gastrointestinal disorders like constipation, gastritis, heartburn, diarrhoea, flatulence, peptic ulcer and gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Relieves Pain And Inflammation
The abundance of anti-inflammatory and anti-arthritic properties of the bioactive components in this magical herbal blend makes it the ultimate choice for providing relief from pain and inflammation due to arthritis. It is also extremely effective against Rheumatoid arthritis, which is mainly caused due to the accumulation of toxins in the joints.
Enhances Cardiac Functioning
The herbs' extensive heart-healthy properties in Trikatu play a quintessential role in treating a host of heart anomalies. It relaxes the cardiac system by calming the mind, which is extremely beneficial for people suffering from arrhythmias and palpitations. It is also extensively used to strengthen the heart muscles, lower cholesterol levels in the blood, and prevent lipid build-up, which in turn reduces the risk of atherosclerosis, heart attacks, heart blocks and blood clots.
Remedies Respiratory Anomalies
Trikatu Churna offers a one-shot herbal remedy for all sorts of respiratory disorders. The bulk of active constituents in this herbal blend provides relief from respiratory disorders like asthma, bronchitis, COPD, cough and cold symptoms. It also helps remove phlegm deposits from the respiratory tract, provides relief from a sore throat, cough and congestion and eases breathing.
Helps with Weight Loss
The abundance of alkaloids and flavonoids in Trikatu increases heat helps the body shed excess weight faster by improving metabolic transformation and preventing further accumulation of fats. Trikatu effectively removes unwanted toxins from the body.
Supports Liver Functions
Infused with powerful hepatoprotective properties due to the compound 'piperine', Trikatu Churna helps detoxify excess toxin and enhance overall liver health. Regular consumption of Trikatu helps in the regeneration of liver cells, restores normal liver functions, and helps bring back liver enzymes that are high during liver disease or infections within a normal range. It is also beneficial in treating liver diseases like hepatitis.
OTHER NAME(S): Trikatu, Trikatu Churnam, Trikatu Choornam, Trikatu Corona, Trikatu Powder, Kasutraya Churan, Katautraya Churan, Three Peppers, Three Pungent Herbs