The Herb Latin Name Aegle marmelos (L.) Correa ex Schultz. English Name Bael Tree Sanskrit / Indian Name Bilva Bilva’s fruit is used in diarrhea, dysentery and cholera because of its digestive and carminative properties. It helps in the healing of ulcerated intestinal surfaces. It possesses antiviral, anthelmintic and anti-inflammatory properties and has appreciable activity against Vibrio cholera and Salmonella. The different parts of the plant and its extracts possess a number of pharmacological properties. It is used as a carminative, laxative, astringent, digestive, stomachic, in diarrhea, intermittent fever, snake bite and fish poisoning, as an anthelmintic, hypoglycemic, antibacterial, cardiac stimulant and antiviral. The most significant pharmacological effects of the plant are anthelmintic, hypoglycemic, antidiarrheal and antiviral. Marmelosin, isolated from the fruits, exhibited anthelmintic properties against hookworm (Nippostrongylus muris) infection on animals. Marmelosin was further tested on experimentally ankylostoma-infected rats and was found to possess significant anti-hookworm property. Click here to view detailed Herbal Monograph Action The herb has anti-spasmodic, anthelmintic properties that ensures optimum gut functioning. Indications It is used in Diarrhea and dysentery Worm infestation Colitis Dosage* 1 capsule twice a day after meals with milk or water.Please maintain an hour’s gap between intake of our products and other allopathic drugs. * Recommended only at the age of 14 years and above. Chromatograph The chromatograph is representative of the quality and consistency of the drug. Every single capsule of Himalaya Pure Herbs has identical chromatographs, indicative of highest standards of quality maintained by us. The pure herb bought by you anywhere in the world provides you with the same goodness. References Lamba, B.V. and Bhargava, K.P., Activity of some synthetic and natural products against experimental Ankylostomiasis, Indian J. Pharmac., 1969, I, 6. Malhotra, S.C. Edr., Pharmacological Investigations of Certain Medicinal Plants and Compound Formulations Used in Ayurveda and Siddha, CCRAS, New Delhi, 1996, 17.