Chitrakmool also known as Plumbago zeylanica or leadwort is also synonymed as Agni or fire because of its positive effect on the digestive fire.
Chitrakmool is the best Ayurveda herb to ignite the digestive fire, ensure proper digestion and assimilation and to alleviate inflammation and pain associated with hemorrhoids. As the digestion will improve it will benefit in low nutritive states. Chitrakmool is also beneficial to correct the liver functions and to maintain the cholesterol levels in healthy limits. Effect on Doshas: - Being Ushna- Tikshna, Chitrakmool pacifies the Vata and Kapha Doshas and increases the Pitta Dosha; so it is useful in various disorders induced by Kapha and Vata.