Asparagus Adscendens is the botanical name for Safed Musli. This plant is found in Western Himalayas and its stem is round and smooth and is whitish in color. It belongs to the family Liliacea and has many names in Ayurveda like ghodhapadi, sveta, dholi etc. Safed Musli or Asparagus Adscendens is sweet in taste and has cold potency, it is good for digestion and roots of this herb has high protein content. It is a native herb of India and grows in tropical and sub-tropical regions of the country with plant height around 1.5 feet high and tuberous root system.
Asparagus Adscendens is used as rejuvenative herb and is also very powerful aphrodisiac. It has very high demand in the market and is considered a beneficial herb for treating low sperm count and male infertility. The effects of this aphrodisiac herb cure many types of weaknesses and disorders in males which hinder smooth marital relationship and boost up reproductive system to reenergize the organs and desire.
Safed Musli is also used as effective anti-diabetic agent. The use of this herb has shown very good results in controlling blood sugar levels in people suffering with diabetes. In Ayurveda Asparagus Adscendens is used to make health tonic by mixing it after cooking in milk with ghee, rock candy, cardamom, almond, cloves and tvak. This health tonic is famous to cure the problems of debility by improving digestive system, urinary system and immunity system.
Apart from these, Asparagus Adscendens is used in curing problems like leucorrhea and menorrhagia and for treating problems like spermatorrhea. Males suffering with burning sensation while urinating or after urination have also found effects of this aphrodisiac herb very beneficial in curing the problem. This herb is also used in treating arthritis and pre-natal and post-natal problems. Bodybuilders have also found this herb beneficial in gaining muscle mass in a short time largely due to its debility removing properties. For females this herb is very useful in curing problems like low milk production or low libido. Safed Musli is used in ayurvedic preparations and herbal supplements as well as single treatment for nurturing mucous membrane, hormonal balance and health of reproductive organs. Safed Musli herb is very useful in treating persistent cold, cough, dysentery and diarrhea too.
Asparagus Adscendens is very beneficial in curing problems related to male health. It is used as natural aphrodisiac as it is very potent in lifting libido and curing problems related to impotence in males. It cures general debility by providing sound physical health and has insulin effects for diabetic patients. This herb also reduces absorption of glucose in blood to help in controlling blood sugar level. This aphrodisiac herb is also used to cure the problems of fertility by increasing sperm count and motility.
Safed Musli is known to support the health of tissues by providing nourishment in the form of nutrients and minerals through improved blood flow, it also cures disorders which creep up due to disturbed lifestyle or busy routine. In Ayurveda three elements are most important for keeping a person healthy Vaayu, Pitta and Kapha, Asparagus Adscendens is very beneficial in curing Kapha dosha to cure disorders and ailments related to it.
Other names of Asparagus Adscendens: Safed Musli, White Musli, Dholi Musli, Musli Safed, Chlorophytum Borivilianum, Safed Musali, Shaqaqule, Swetha Musli, Safed Moosli, Khiruva, Shedheveli, Taniravi Thang