This is a traditional Siddha and Ayurvedic medicine to eliminate phlegm and mucus, as well as used in yoga herbal formula for pranayama. It has a very pleasant taste, and it is the star ingredient in the formula Talisadi Churn Honey which we will be featuring under Siddha section. Pleasant mixed in honey, smoothies. This is the Siddha herb for mucous and phlegm that can be from allergies or weather, or from various reasons of food. It is a very safe and effective herb to help move out this congestion and coughing, especially those waking up with thick phlegm and mucous or as a result of allergies and diet. We chose the image of a yogic technique of closing one nostril for breathing, a good technique to use in clearing the productive phlegms and mucous that can result from using this herb. This is a common herb in times of cold and flu in India as well. Talispatri has a truly broad range of applications in Indian herbalism, the chief of which are:
Anti-inflammatory (on lungs and airways)
Abies webbiana (Talispatra) is helpful in following health conditions.
Lungs & Airways
Chronic productive Cough
Whooping cough (pertussis)
Upper respiratory tract infections
Gas or flatulence
titussive and expectorant action, so they help relieving productive cough.
Chronic bronchitis & Asthma
Talispatra leaves are mucolytic, antitussive and anti-inflammatory. Due to these properties, Talispatra leaves clear the airways and dissolve thick mucus accumulated in the lungs. Further, they also reduce mucus production. Therefore, they help reducing symptoms of chronic bronchitis and asthma.
In addition to these, talish leaves also have bronchodilatory action, which eases in breathing. Anxiolytic property also reduces mental stress associated with persistent cough and asthma and brings sound sleep at night.
The dosage of Abies webbiana (Talispatra) is given in following table.
Talispatra Leaves powder
1 to 3 grams
Maximum Daily Dosage
6 grams per day
*All the above statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.