Planetary Formulas Triphala
A Traditional Ayurvedic Compound
“I sat as an apprentice student with various Ayurvedic doctors and watched their prescriptions. I never saw a single patient to whom Triphala was not given on a daily basis.”
Michael Tierra, L.Ac., O.M.D.
Planetary Formulas Triphala Internal Cleanser is a potent yet gentle formula, designed to support the body’s natural cleansing process. Michael Tierra learned about Triphala while studying Ayurveda in India, and subsequently introduced it to the United States. It has been one of the most important formulas of Ayurvedic herbalism for thousands of years. buy online uk, Used as a household staple throughout India,
Triphala is a balanced blend of three Indian herbal fruits: harada, amla, and behada.
This formula is unique in that the astringent qualities of the fruits serve to tonify the colon, thereby promoting internal cleansing naturally.
The Three Fruits of Triphala
- Amla (Emblica officinalis): Amla is one of the most commonly used health-promoting fruits of India. Also known as Indian gooseberry, it is extremely sour and astringent. According to the late, two-time Nobel Prize winner, Dr. Linus Pauling, amla contains the highest concentration of all fruits of heat-stable vitamin C, noted for its powerful antioxidant activities. Amla is the primary nourishing component of the Triphala formula.
- Behada (Terminalia belerica): In Ayurveda, behada is classified as sour, astringent, and warming. Though it is considered the most cleansing of the three ingredients, it also contains up to 31% linoleic acid and is rich in phenolic compounds.
- Harada (Terminalia chebula): Of the thousands of Ayurvedic herbs, harada is the most commonly used. It is considered so precious that it is said “do not worry if you do not have a mother as long as you have harada.” Like the other fruits, harada is strongly astringent, and is often used for the health of the mucosa. This three-fruit combination balances each of the different bodily systems identified in Ayurveda, in order to maintain and restore balance to the entire system.
Who Can Benefit from Triphala?
The short answer, according to Ayurvedic herbalism, is absolutely everyone. Triphala is considered the most balanced of all herbal compounds. It is designed to support normal digestion, assimilation, and elimination which is important to us all. In the United States it is most commonly relied upon as a cornerstone to a botanical cleansing program, and to support a healthy bowel system.
Triphala is especially beneficial for those who tend to have a sluggish gastrointestinal tract due to sedentary lifestyles and over consumption of red meat, refined carbohydrates, and dairy products.
|Supplement Facts for 1000 mg – Serving Size: 2 tablets|
Chebulic Myrobalan fruit, Amla fruit, and Belleric Myrobalan fruit.
|Serving Size: 2 Tablets|
|Servings per Container: 90|
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|Total Carbohydrate||2 g||1%*|
|Dietary Fiber||1 g||4%*|
Chebulic Myrobalan Fruit, Amla Fruit, and Belleric Myrobalan Fruit.
|*Percent Daily Values (%DV) are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.|
†Daily Values not established.