Used Part: Root
Tissues: affects all tissues, especially to the bone marrow and nerve tissue
Systems: circulatory, nervous, urinary, reproductive
Action: tonic, anti-aging, emollient, diuretic, stimulant, strengthens the nerves, analgesic, healing.
Bala is a tonic and rasayana for all kinds disorders of Vata type. It nourishes the nervous tissue, soothes arthritis pain, rejuvenates, nourishes and stimulates the heart. Reduces inflammation of nervous tissue.
Cautions: stagnant manifestations caused by high Ama (toxins) and Kapha (mucus)