Chirayata; Swertia chirata is one of the best pungent herb in Ayurveda. It makes Chirayata as a best drug of choice for Kapha and Pitta related diseases.
Chirayata removes the toxins (Ama) and detoxifies the body completely and it makes it a good herb for rejuvenation. Chirayata is one of the herbs which reduces the toxins and also gives best nutrition to the body. It reduces the extra body fat and weight and gives proper energy to the body. Being strong bitter herb, Chirayata is as good analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory and anti-cancerous (not to cancer sun sign people) herb as is Neem.
English Name:- Chiretta.