Convolvulus Pluricaulis

Convolvulus pluricaulis (Shankhpushpi)

Shankhpushpi with botanical name Convolvulus pluricaulis is a perennial plant native to India

Shankhpushpi is an extremely versatile Botanical extract, well recognized as nootropic (Meddhya), Rejuvenator, Nervine tonic in epilepsy, insanity and possesses wide range of therapeutic attributes.

Shankhpushpi has been traditionally used as a brain tonic.

Ayurvedic remedy for mental weakness, forgetfulness, memory loss, low retention power


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  • Health product industry

Pharmacological Activities

  • Anti-stress
  • Anti-anxiety
  • Memory enhancer
  • Concentration booster
  • Mild Anti-epilaptic
  • Anti-oxidant
  • Adoptogenic

Alkaloids >1%
Bitters Upto 3.5%

Molecular Structure of Actives

Active Ingredients

  • Alkaloids
  • Flavanoids
  • Carbohydrates
  • Proteins
  • Fatty acids
  • Coumarins
  • Glycosides

Our Strict QC regime ensures all our Products & batches strictly adhere to our self- quality control test parameters and assay protocol standardized by HPLC. Heavy Metals and Microbiological profile meets IP standards. This ensure highest purity product reaches our customers.

Beneficial Action Convolvulus pluricaulis

Depression / Anti- Anxiety

Enhances the secretion of dopamine which keeps the serotonin level under control and hence maintains the balance of neurotransmitters in the brain. This helps to relax the mind by reducing anxiety symptoms like restlessness, Tongue dryness, cold hands and feet.

Insomnia / Anti- Stress

Found to reduce the cortisol level (Stress hormone) and thus attenuates stress which improves the quality, duration and provides a peaceful sleep.


Excellent remedy for people suffering from high blood pressure or hypertension by reducing atherosclerosis, thus reducing strokes and preventing heart ailments.

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