Karkatshringi also known as Pistacia integerrima or Crab’s claw is a very useful Ayurveda herb for respiratory system.
It is specially recommended for bronchial tuberculosis. Karkatshringi is also very useful in emaciation and under nutritive conditions due to its nutritive nature. It is also recommended in dental problems specially the pyorrhea. Effect on Doshas: - Karkatshringi pacifies Vata and Kapha Doshas so it is quite effective in diseases of Kapha and Vata origin.